|Birth Name:||Willard Carroll Smith Jr.|
|Date of Birth:||25/09/1968|
|Age:||55 years old|
|Net Worth:||$250 million|
Will Smith movie star with a quality of a rapper, comedian and songwriter is a nominee of Golden Globe and winner of three Grammy Awards.
Will start as a rapper in 1990 with the name The Fresh Prince. He starred in a popular NBC TV series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air for 6 seasons from 1990. Will is the star of Blockbuster movies like Bad Boys, Independence Day and Men in Black. He has also done movies like Pursuit of Happiness, The Focus and sports-drama Concussion with Academy and Golden Globe nominations.
Will Smith was born in 1968 September 25 as Willard Carroll Smith Jr. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His mother was Caroline (Bright) a Philadelphia School Board Administrator and father Willard Carroll Smith Sr. a refrigeration engineer. His parents raised him in West Philadelphia’s Wynnefield neighbourhood as a Baptist. Will is a brother to an elder sister Pamela and twin younger Harry and Ellen. His parents divorced after about 19 years of separation around 2000.
Smith was a student of Overbrook High School and admitted to the pre-engineering program but never studied engineering. He didn’t apply despite having good SAT scores in MIT.
Will Smith movie appearances didn’t occur at the beginning. Instead, he started as the MC of the hip-hop. Smith works with duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince alongside his childhood friend Jeffrey “DJ Jazzy Jeff” Townes a producer, Turntablist and Ready Rock C (Clarence Holmes) as the human beat box. They performed humorous, radio-friendly songs with “Parents Just Don’t Understand” and “Summer time” as remarkable songs among them. Their song was a winner of Grammy Award in 1988 with critical acclamation.
Around years 1988 and 1989 Smith became a spendthrift and underpaid his income taxes. His income was garnished with an assessment of $2.8 million tax debt against Smith along with many of his possessions even led towards the state of bankruptcy. NBC television network contract to create a sitcom, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air rescues his economic status. The show with a success leads Smith towards an aim of becoming “the biggest movie star in the world” with consistent box office records.
Will Smith movie feature roles were Six Degrees of Separation in 1993 and Bad Boys in 1995 opposite Martin Lawrence. As a unit member of the 1996 Blockbuster and second highest earning movie Independence Day of that year established him as a prime box office draw. The role leads him towards playing Agent J. alongside Tommy Lee Jones in 1997 summer hit Men In Black. The following year Will Smith movie Enemy of the State alongside Gene Hackman releases.
In 1999 Will Smith movie rejection role in The Matrix lands him to a disappointing role in Wild Wild West. Smith later asserts that there was a mistake on Wild Wild West although he said he does not regret doing the movie before. In 2005, the Guinness Book of World Records recorded Will Smith to be an actor to premiere three movies in a 24hours time span.
On December 10, 2007, an imprint of his hands and feet was marked outside the world-renowned theatre Grauman’s Chinese Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard with an honour. The same month a Will Smith movie I Am Legend releases with commercial hit and marginal positive reviews. The following year on December 1, 2008, TV Guide reports that Will Smith is among selection for a Barbara Walters ABC special America’s top ten most fascinating people on air on December 4, 2008. In 2008 one of Will Smith movie Hancock releases. Alongside with the reports of him developing a film entitled The Last Pharaoh with a role of Taharaqa.
Four years after the release of Hancock another Will Smith movie Men In Black III releases on May 25, 2012, a reprise as Agent J. A year later The Pursuit of Happiness releases. The science fiction film After Earth follows with receiving of praise for the portrayal. Three years later Smith portrays Nicky Spurgeon, a veteran con artist who takes a young attractive woman under his wing in a Movie Focus opposite Margot Robbie. The same year Smith left the project of the movie Brilliance after some time. Will Smith movie Concussion establishes him to a serious actor currently.
In 2016, Will Smith stars as Deadshot in Suicide Squad leaving Independence Day: Resurgence. Movie of Smith Collateral Beauty releases as revival from the tragedy of demise of his father in 2016. Will Smith currently works on the project Aladdin under the direction of Guy Ritchie and as a role of The Genie.
Will Smith releases four studio albums one compilation album and one video album and 20 music videos in his career. He sang songs for Men In Black and Wild Wild West.
Personal Life and Net Worth
Will Smith married Sheree Zampino in 1992 and fathers a son Trey Smith the same year. The couple gets a divorce after three years in 1992. In 1997 Will Smith marries Jada Koren Pinkett. The couple has two children Jaden Christopher Syre Smith and Willow Camille Reign Smith. The net worth of Will Smith is $250 million.
Smith brought up in the religious background no longer considers himself a religious person. He feels Scientological ideas are worth to consider and non-religious. Smith donates a lot of money to charities, Christian missionaries and Scientology organizations and Schools on contrary.
He supports Obama Campaign in 2008 presidential election and even organized Nobel Peace Prize Concert in 2012. In 2012 he views in support of legalizing same-sex marriage gets to publish.