Marlow Stern, Senior Entertainment Editor on the Daily Beast, was one in every of a variety of journalists who tweeted in regards to the first official photos of Will Smith in his Genie costume, however as an alternative of questioning his casting or the truth that he wasn’t blue, Stern simply made an astute commentary. “Will Smith’s Genie in Aladdin received the Goro hairdo from Mortal Kombat,” he tweeted, and he is not incorrect.
As it seems, Smith’s Genie is not the primary to take inspiration from Goro, the four-armed Shokan warrior infamous for his brutality. Filmmaker Gabriel Barreto was fast to level out that pop star Ariana Grande has additionally been rocking the Goro look. “One taught me love, one taught me endurance, one taught me ache,” Barreto stated, tweeting a picture of Goro, Grande, and Smith facet by facet for comparability. We’ll allow you to resolve who wore it higher.