Ghanaian artist, Emmanuel Apraku has earned the admiration of American actor, Will Smith for his ‘Bad Boys’ piece.
Smith shared photos of ‘Bad Boy’ inspired artwork including a work of the former on Instagram.
“I am floored by all the beautiful, amazing, inspired @badboys art y’all have been posting. Thank you thank you THANK YOU!” reads the caption of the photos he posted online.
Apraku is known for his works as ‘Penciled Celebrities.’ Kwadwo Bediako and Richard Darkey are other members of the team known for their fun representation of celebrity culture as well their take on as global issues.
Will Smith and Martin Lawrence teamed up once again for their third buddy cop installment this past weekend: Bad Boys for Life.
The film brought in $62.5 million over the three-day weekend and $73 million over the four-day holiday weekend. Both sums easily ranked No. 1 at the domestic box office.
On top of that, Bad Boys for Life pulled in $39 million from overseas showings, bringing the film’s worldwide total to $112 million.