In this blog post you will know everything about Will Smith, including, Music Career, Movies and TV Career, Award, Family, Wife, Children, Networth and others important things about Will Smith.
Will Smith was born on September 25, 1968, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States Of America, his father name is Willard Carroll Smith, a refrigerator Company Owner, while his mother’s name is Carolina, a school board employee.
His West Philadelphia neighborhood was a melting pot of culture where Orthodox Jews coexistence with huge population of Muslims.
Will Smith was a brilliant student whose have charming personality and fast tongue, that is where he got the nickname “Prince”.
Will Smith start rapping from the age of 12, he is emulating Grandmaster Flash, but he is tingeing his rhyme with comedic content which make it look different from any one else.
At the age of 16, Smith me this his highschool mate Jeff at a party and they became friends and later form duo DJ Jazzy Jeff and Prince Fresh.
he was an actor, musician, his full name is Willard Carroll Smith Jr, his nickname is Prince Charming in highschool which change to Fresh Prince later.
WILL SMITH’S HOLLYWOOD CAREER
He formed an alliance with his schoolmates, Townes Jeffrey, whom he met in 1981.
They start recording as DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince, Smith starred on the sitcom The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air for six seasons, before they he was establish as a Hollywood A-lister with Bad Boys in (1995) and Independence Day in (1996). He has became popular since then even after a popular film called Man In Black In 1997, and Hitch 2005, he later got the Oscar nomination for Ali in 2001 and The Pursuit Of Happiness 2006 and also Suicide Squad in 2016.
WILL SMITH’S MUSIC CAREER
DJ Jazzy and The Prince Fresh start producing music but they steered of the gangsta rap sound that is was created from the West Coast by groups of like N.W.A.
DJ Jazzy and The Prince Fresh rap about teenage preoccupation in a clear and curse free style which the middle America found entertaining and safe. they released their first single titled, “Girls Ain’t Nothing but Trouble,” in 1986, then they released an album called Rock the House. In 1988, they hit the Billboard Top 200, and also made Will Smith a millionaire before the age of 18.
In 1988 DJ Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince released an album called He’s The DJ, I’m The Rapper, Featuring the radio friendly singles “Parents Just Don’t Understand” “Nightmare On My Street” and “Brand New Funk”. this album won the first Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance, In 1989 they released And “In The Corner”.
Before this Smith had reported turned down a scholarship to Boston’s elite Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT), but he later dispelled the rumor when he said ” My mother, who worked for the School Board of Philadelphia, had a friend who was the admission officer at MIT. I had a pretty high SAT scores and they needed black kids, so I probably could have gotten in, But I has no intention of going to college”.
WILL SMITH’S FAMILY, WIFE AND CHILDREN
Will Smith has been married two times, he got married in 1992 to Sheree Zampino, the marriage last for just three years but it produce a son named Willard Smith III, he was born in 1992.
Will Smith later got married to an actress Called Jada Pinkett in 1997, they was blessed with a son Jaden, he was born in 1998 and a daughter called Willow, she was born in 2000.
WILL SMITH’S MOVIES AND TV
Smith took on the epic sci-fi flick Independence Day in 1996, this role confirmed him as a major player in Hollywood. He played a Air Force pilot leading the counterattack against invading alien forces, and also his comedic talents transformed into the pithy one liners all action heros which is needed to be able to drop while dispatching their enemies.
WILL SMITH’S MOVIES AND TV.
Will Wild West, The Legend Of Bagger Vance in 1999. Oscar Nomination For Ali 2001 Man In Black II ‘Bad Boys II, ‘ I Robot 2003. Hitch, ‘ The Pursuit Of Happiness 2005 I Am Legend 2007 Hancock, ‘ Seven Pounds’ 2008 Focus, ‘ Concussion, Suicide Squad 2015. Aladdin, Gemini Man 2019
WILL SMITH’S AWARDS
Grammy Award 1991 Grammy Award 1998 Grammy Award 1997 Grammy Award 1998