First he saved the world from aliens… twice, then he made a better life for his son, he then sacrificed his life for the better of what’s left of mankind from vampires, and now he’s onto his next mission. Saving Egypt. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Will Smith is to play an Egyptian Pharaoh in the big budget Columbia motion picture, The Last Pharaoh. Will Smith is also set to play a suicidal man who changes the lives of seven others in Seven Pounds. The Last Pharaoh has no set release.