Will Smith Personal life
Will Smith married Sheree Zampino in 1992. They had a son, Willard Christopher Smith, also known as “Trey”, but divorced in 1995. Trey appeared in his father’s music video for the 1998 single “Just the Two of Us”.Smith married actress Jada Pinkett in 1997. Together they have had two children, who appeared as his daughter in I Am Legend. Along with his brother, Harry Smith. Smith was consistently listed in Fortune Magazine’s “Richest 40″ list of the forty wealthiest Americans under the age of 40. He donated $4,600 to the presidential campaign of Democrat Barack Obama.
Will Smith is the only actor to have eight consecutive films gross over $100 million in the domestic box office, and ten consecutive films gross over $150 million internationally and the only one to have eight consecutive films in which he starred open at #1 spot in the domestic box office tally. Sixteen of the twenty fiction films he has acted in have accumulated worldwide gross earnings of over $100 million, and four took in over $500 million in global box office receipts. As of 2012, his films have grossed $6.36 billion in global box office. He received Best Actor Oscar nominations for Ali and The Pursuit of Happiness.
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Family and early work
He was raised Baptist. His parents separated when he was thirteen, but did not actually divorce until around 2000. Will Smith started as the MC of the hip-hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince, with his childhood friend Jeffrey “DJ Jazzy Jeff” Townes as turntablist and producer as well as Ready Rock C as the human beat box. The threesome was known for performing humorous, radio-friendly songs, most notably “Parents Just Don’t Understand” and “summertime”. They gained critical acclaim and won the first Grammy awarded in the Rap category (1988).
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Will Smith Career and biography
Willard Christopher “Will” Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968)is an American actor, producer, and rapper. He has enjoyed success in television, film and music. In April 2007, Newsweek called him the most powerful actor in Hollywood. Will Smith has been nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards, and has won four Grammy Awards. In the late 1980s, he achieved modest fame as a rapper under the name The Fresh Prince. In 1990, his popularity increased dramatically when he starred in the popular television series The Fresh Prince of Bell-Air. The show ran for nearly six years (1990–1996) on NBC and has been syndicated consistently on various networks since then. Smith moved from television to film, and ultimately starred in numerous blockbuster films.