Mahershala Ali Goes Sneaker Shopping With Complex

  • Published: 04 December 2017
  • Academy Award-winning actor Mahershala Ali goes Sneaker Shopping with Joe La Puma at Stadium Goods in New York City, and talks about his favorite shoes growing up and why he didn't wear sneakers to Hollywood auditions.

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Comments • 2 091

  • Kevin g
    Kevin g  24 hours back

    dude got deeper than he probably thought he would , and definitely hit on some good topics

    • freedraco
      freedraco  1 days back

      pretty smart dude cool interview

      • Park Haina
        Park Haina  2 days back

        How about joe goes sneaker shopping?

        • Jameice Hancock
          Jameice Hancock  5 days back

          Future’s dad!!

          • Lil Sykco
            Lil Sykco  4 days back

            Actually damn 😂😂

        • TheCarlScharnberg
          TheCarlScharnberg  6 days back

          Why does he sound so young and urban here?! Never heard him sound like this before. Code switch? I love it, though. Refreshing.

          • Moon Safari
            Moon Safari  7 days back

            One of my favourite actors

            • AF Bud
              AF Bud  2 weeks back

              Intro track ?🤭

              • masale
                masale  3 weeks back

                Anyone know the shirt Maharshala is wearing? Really nice and would love to get it. Anyone recognise brand or name?

                • MIA H.
                  MIA H.  3 weeks back

                  HE IS F.I.N.E wooo 😚😌😏

                  • Aye Tee
                    Aye Tee  3 weeks back

                    CLASSY DUDE.

                    • MGBunnii
                      MGBunnii  4 weeks back

                      What's the song in the beginning! Help me! I needed ittt

                      • Bronye Bonner
                        Bronye Bonner  1 months back


                        • Rhys Thompson
                          Rhys Thompson  1 months back

                          Love all the kicks he picked .. that’s a solid 4 month rotation there

                          • Declan Taggart
                            Declan Taggart  1 months back

                            Anyone know what the shirt and pants combo is ?

                            • LewisBogue
                              LewisBogue  1 months back

                              now for the easiest part, to browse the shelves and buy some sneakers
                              man that's the hardest part
                              yes i always say that.

                              • Epic Mayur
                                Epic Mayur  2 months back

                                For being as much cool and knowledgeable and fashionable, the sneakers he chose were very underwhelming . Just me ?

                                • Gearswitch819
                                  Gearswitch819  2 months back

                                  If yu only getting 3 pairs why be on the show 🤷‍♂️

                                  • unfortunate teller
                                    unfortunate teller  2 months back

                                    Sponsored by ARMY?

                                    • Esteban B. Reyes
                                      Esteban B. Reyes  2 months back

                                      Anyone knows the song at the beginning??

                                      • Kami Panchibi
                                        Kami Panchibi  2 months back

                                        What's the beat at the beginning

                                        • Gnitteg Dellort
                                          Gnitteg Dellort  2 months back

                                          ID on the jacket and pants, anyone?

                                          • Michael Grise
                                            Michael Grise  4 months back

                                            Anyone else triggered he didn’t buy the ones or twos? Great guest but I felt for him and wanted to see that win

                                            • Dr Isaac Majura
                                              Dr Isaac Majura  4 months back

                                              Actually just know him from luke cage, fine guy

                                              • DMV Live
                                                DMV Live  4 months back

                                                He fly

                                                • ruben g
                                                  ruben g  4 months back

                                                  I wanna be like him when I’m older

                                                  • Achhuana Hk the niggaman
                                                    Achhuana Hk the niggaman  4 months back

                                                    Who knows this dude 😂😂😂😂

                                                    • jfo333777
                                                      jfo333777  4 months back

                                                      Dude’s price face came thru like 😶

                                                      • Dora Tomasdottir
                                                        Dora Tomasdottir  5 months back

                                                        the tax is 158 dollars ok thats one shoe in tax

                                                        • the munchlax
                                                          the munchlax  5 months back


                                                          • Karma92 Sims
                                                            Karma92 Sims  5 months back

                                                            He's going to be a legend his acting is superb an diverse he can play so many different roles 💯

                                                            • Elian Askham
                                                              Elian Askham  5 months back

                                                              they should invite Michael daapah A.K.A Big Shaq!!!!!!!!

                                                              • nick barsoum
                                                                nick barsoum  5 months back

                                                                Presented by the US Army??? Wtf????

                                                                • Paulie 44
                                                                  Paulie 44  5 months back

                                                                  This dude is a real one. Very rare today. Also, BLADE.

                                                                  • Terence Thomas
                                                                    Terence Thomas  5 months back

                                                                    Wow first cottonmouth in luke cage and Now blade , this guy is definitely on a roll

                                                                    • DieWilWheatonDie
                                                                      DieWilWheatonDie  5 months back

                                                                      Terence Thomas don't forget him casually winning an Oscar in between those, lol

                                                                  • Yung Feugo
                                                                    Yung Feugo  5 months back

                                                                    He played cottonmouth in luke cage on netflix

                                                                    • Gaurav Agarwal
                                                                      Gaurav Agarwal  5 months back

                                                                      Cashier so pretty

                                                                      • Shaan Patel
                                                                        Shaan Patel  5 months back

                                                                        Do they actually charge the guest for the shoes?

                                                                        • Kieran Gangaram
                                                                          Kieran Gangaram  5 months back

                                                                          those prices are boooky

                                                                          • Kendri Nawaskoro
                                                                            Kendri Nawaskoro  6 months back

                                                                            This dude is the younger incarnation of Denzel Washington

                                                                            • Lockdown
                                                                              Lockdown  6 months back

                                                                              Multi talented and smart.

                                                                              • Bud Barzini
                                                                                Bud Barzini  6 months back

                                                                                What´s wrong with the shroud of this white Tee?! Yeah, I get it fashion and stuff, but this just looks plain stupid.

                                                                                • Rey Galloway
                                                                                  Rey Galloway  6 months back

                                                                                  THIS FREDDIE GIBBS:?

                                                                                  • Murph
                                                                                    Murph  6 months back


                                                                                    • D0N5K3Y David
                                                                                      D0N5K3Y David  6 months back


                                                                                      • brokenankles2887
                                                                                        brokenankles2887  6 months back

                                                                                        800 for 88 cement 3s ??? that's a little out of hand.

                                                                                        • rauljustdoit
                                                                                          rauljustdoit  6 months back

                                                                                          Blade there he is

                                                                                          • ian llanasas
                                                                                            ian llanasas  6 months back

                                                                                            I saw him in Luke Cage

                                                                                            I'm already his fan there

                                                                                            • RCtheblackmask
                                                                                              RCtheblackmask  2 months back

                                                                                              I saw him in the place beyond the pines small roll but great acting.

                                                                                          • Nathan Mendoza
                                                                                            Nathan Mendoza  6 months back

                                                                                            The Blade! Fiiiiiiiiiireeeeeeeeeee🔥🔥🔥🔥