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Tracy Morgan: Friends Don't Believe I'm Starring Opposite Bruce Willis

March 1, 2010 (9:35 am) GMT
'They didn't believe it but now there's billboards of me and Bruce all over the place so they can see I'm not lying,' shares Tracy Morgan on his doubtful friends.

Comedian is delighted to see his face on billboards advertising his new movie with - because his pals refused to believe he'd landed a major role opposite the Hollywood action man. The funnyman, best known for his part on hit TV show "", stars alongside Willis in "", about two police detectives who go on the hunt for a stolen collectible baseball card.

The comedy opened in the U.S. last week and Morgan is happy he can finally prove his friends and family wrong. He tells WENN, "I didn't get a chance to work with but Bruce Willis is right next to Bruce Lee! He's a real cool dude, down to earth. Just going to work every day and telling my friends and my family that I'm working with Bruce Willis was the coolest."

"They didn't believe it but now there's billboards of me and Bruce all over the place so they can see I'm not lying. I'm not saying I'll win an Academy Award but working with Bruce makes me authentic. My career is authentic now, I worked with Bruce Willis!"

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