About Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith, full name Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, is a teenager rapper, dancer and actor. The boy rose to prominence in 2006, after appearing in the movie The Pursuit of Happiness. After this debut he landed major roles in the remakes of Karate Kid and The Day the Earth Stood Still. Jaden Smith net worth is currently estimated at $8 million.
Jaden was born in a family of two stars: Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith. His father is a famous American rapper, producer and actor, who achieved international fame in 1990, after appearing in extremely popular TV series The Fresh Prince of Bell-Air. Following this success Will went on to start in and produced numerous movies, including Man in Black series, Enemy of the State, Shark Tale, I’m a Legend, Seven Pounds, After Earth and Winter’s Tale. Will holds the record as an actor with the most consecutive films to gross more than $100 million in domestic market and to top the national box office.
In 2007 alone he earned $80 million and was named as the most influential Hollywood actor by Newsweek. His father’s fortunes exceed Jaden Smith net worth by more than $200 million dollars.
Jaden’s mother, Jada Pinkett Smith, is not any less famous singer, actress and businesswoman. She rose to prominence in early 90s, after appearing in television sitcom True Colors. Since the beginning of her career Jada filmed in more than 20 movies, including The Nutty Professor, The Matrix Reloaded and Menace II Society. With such a rich filmography, no wonder Jada is considerably wealthier than her teenage son: her fortune is nearly three times as big as Jaden Smith net worth.
Jaden’s professional career began in 2006, when he was 8 years old. In 2007 his role in the movie The Pursuit of Happiness garnered him MTV Movie Award for Breakthrough Performance. Jaden landed his next role two years later, in a film The Day the Earth Stood Still. His talent in this movie did not go unrecognized too- the boy received a Saturn Award for best Performance by a Young Actor.
In 2010 he starred in a blockbuster movie Karate Kid, which boosted Jaden Smith net worth by 3$ million dollars. Since then he appeared as himself in a movie Justin Bieber: Never Say Never and had a role in Amulet. As for 2013, little Smith is filming in a movie After Earth. In 2012 the boy ventured into music industry and released his debut album, entitled The Cool Café. Four of the songs featured in the album were released as singles: “Pump Up Kicks”, “Find You Somewhere”, “The Coolest” and “Hello”.