Will Smith is an American actor, songwriter, and rapper. Will Smith is one of the richest actors in the world and he is one of the most lovable actors throughout his career.
Name Willard Carroll Smith Jr.
Date of Birth: September 25, 1968
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Nationality: United States of America
He was born on the 25th of September 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father was a refrigerator engineer, while his mother was a school board administration. He has three siblings named ‘Pamela, Harry and Ellen’.
Smith went to Overbrook High School and was offered a scholarship at MIT, but he turned it down because he never had the intention of going to college. He wanted to become a rapper, which was what he set out to do.
Will Smith Relationship Status
Will Smith and Jad Pinkett are coupled for more than 20 years, they got married ina secret ceremony in 1997. They may be couples, but he and Jada don’t consider themselves as a married couple. They are never shy about expressing their love for each other and also talking about frequent sexual relations. Even if they have a very unconventional relationship, it seems the couple is doing just fine. Together they have three children, ‘Jaden Smith’, ‘Trey Smith’, and ‘Willow Smith’
Will Smith’s Career
Smith started his career by forming the rap group ‘DJ Jazzy & The Fresh Prince’ with his friend ‘Jeffrey Townes’ in the ’80s. They had several famous hits together, which include ‘Summertime’ and ‘Parents just don’t Understand’.
The problem came when Will Smith started spending a lot of money, and he ended up racking up a tax debt of $2.8 million. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) took possession of Smith, it was at that time that he was approached about making of sitcom ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’.
He accepted the opportunity because he needed money and he is open to trying new things. The show was a huge success. 25% of the pay-cheque he earned from the show was going to the IRS.
After he was starred in that movie, Will Smith was starred in several films in the ’90s, which include; Bad Boys, Men in Black, Enemy of the State and Six degreed of Separation.
Smith has worked with some of the best actors in the industry, which include: Martin Lawrence, Jason Bateman, Margot Robbie and his son Jaden Smith.
Will Smith has broken the acting records and became one of the highest-paid actors in the world.
List of some of the movies he starred in:
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Bad Boys I & II (1995 & 2002)
Independence Day (1996)
Men in Black I, II & III
Enemy of the State (1998)
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
I Am Legend (2007)
Seven Pounds (2008)
Suicide Squad (2016)
Gemini Man (2019)
Bad Boys 3 (2020)
Some of Will Smith’s favorite quotes
- In my mind, I’ve always been an A-list Hollywood Superstar. Y’all just didn’t know yet.
- Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, To buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like
- Throughout life, people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too.
Will Smith’s net worth.
Will Smith’s net worth is estimated at $350 million, as of 2020.