Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith



Jada Koren Pinkett Smith (/ˈdə ˈpɪŋkɪt/; born September 18, 1971)[1] is an American actress, dancer, singer - songwriter, and businesswoman. She began her career in 1990, when she made a guest appearance in the short-lived sitcom True Colors. She starred in the TV series A Different World, produced by Bill Cosby for six seasons. She was featured opposite Eddie Murphy in The Nutty Professor (1996). She starred in dramatic films such as Menace II Society (1993) and Set It Off (1996). She has appeared in more than 20 films in a variety of genres, including Scream 2, Ali, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted.

Pinkett Smith launched her music career in 2002, when she helped create the metal band Wicked Wisdom, for which she is a singer and songwriter. Smith also created a production company, in addition to writing a book, published in 2004.

She has been married to actor/musician Will Smith since 1997. They have two children, son Jaden and daughter Willow.



Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted is a 2012 American 3D computer-animated comedy film, produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures.1 It is the third installment of the Madagascar series and the sequel to Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008).
Scream 2
Scream 2 is a 1997 American slasher film directed by Wes Craven and written by Kevin Williamson.
Magic Mike XXL
Magic Mike XXL is a 2015 American comedy-drama film directed by Gregory Jacobs, written by Reid Carolin and starring Channing Tatum, Matt Bomer, Kevin Nash and Joe Manganiello.
The Matrix Reloaded
The Matrix Reloaded is a 2003 science fiction action film, the first sequel to The Matrix, and the second installment in The Matrix trilogy, written and directed by The Wachowski Brothersnote.

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SZA Covers V Magazine / Opens Up About Success & Being Bullied
  –  April 13, 2018
Beyond her striking cover shoot, the rising star was interviewed by Jada Pinkett Smith and opened up about how her life has changed and the bullying that shaped her nature. I felt super chaotic when I was young. I was going through so much darkness.
Jada Pinkett Smith Interviews SZA About Artistic Energy & Staying Grounded
  –  April 12, 2018
SZA graces the cover of V Magazine‘s 2018 music issue, out on newsstands on May 3. Jada Pinkett Smith interviewed the 27-year-old “All The Stars” singer in the issue. Here’s what SZA had to say… On her artistic energy: “In my music, it’s ...
SZA and Jada Pinkett Smith Talk About Moms, Love, and How 'Some People Don't Hug in Their Families'
  –  April 12, 2018
SZA featured her mom heavily on her debut album, Ctrl. Now, in an interview with Jada Pinkett-Smith for V Magazine, SZA revealed how she learned to accept the way her mom taught her to love others. "I was awkward. I’m super sensitive, and my ...
SZA Opens Up To Jada Pinkett Smith About Growing Up As An ‘Awkward' Black Girl And Owning Her Magic
  –  April 12, 2018
SZA graces one of two limited edition covers of V Magazine's music issue, and she opened up about her childhood and newfound fame. SZA says she was an “awkward” kid, and her family’s open love set her apart from her peers in excerpts obtained by ...
SZA And Dua Lipa Cover V Magazine
  –  April 12, 2018
And that is only half the stardom featured in the publication’s annual MUSIC issue. SZA is interviewed by Jada Pinkett Smith and Lipa sits down with Katy Perry. SZA dishes on her transformation from a shy little girl to a musician performing for ...
SZA Stuns On the Cover Of ‘V Magazine”s Music Issue
  –  April 12, 2018
SZA kills it as V Magazine’s 2018 Music Issue cover star. The CTRL musician and pop star Dua Lipa will appear on their own respective covers, and superstars Jada Pinkett-Smith and Katy Perry will interview them, respectively. Billboard had an exclusive ...
Jaden Smith Brings His “Vision” to Town
  –  April 11, 2018
“Raised by the power of Will” and Jada Pinkett-Smith, the 19-year-old has always had a bright-hot spotlight waiting for him, should he want to use it. Like his younger sister Willow, the rapper/singer/songwriter/philanthropist/clothing designer has bec ...
If Tiffany Haddish & Brad Pitt Went On A Date, It Would Be Hilariously Awkward, According To The Comedian — VIDEO
  –  April 7, 2018
Tiffany Haddish has told so many legendary stories. Tales of a Groupon swamp tour with Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. She gave us the "Who bit Beyoncé?" mystery. And after the 2018 Oscars, she talked about a having a memorable exchange with Brad Pitt.
Jada Pinkett Smith Praises Tiffany Haddish for ‘Not Letting the Machine’ Change Her
  –  April 3, 2018
Tiffany Haddish wore her $4,000 Alexander McQueen gown three times. (Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic) While being caught in the same outfit is a major taboo in Hollywood, there’s one outspoken celebrity who is throwing caution to the wind. Tiffany Haddish has ...
20 Interesting Facts About Will Smith And Jada Pinkett-Smith’s Marriage
  –  April 3, 2018
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith are among the most successful celebrity couples. Their marriage, which has lasted more than 20 years, is also one of the longest among current Hollywood marriages. They have shown a strong commitment to making their ...
27 Floral Baby Names That Are Due To Make A Comeback
  –  April 2, 2018
Actors Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith named their daughter Willow, Musicians Jay Z and Beyoncé gave their firstborn the moniker Blue Ivy, and Drew Barrymore's eldest daughter is named Olive. If you are expecting, here is your chance to jump on trend ...
Watch Will Smith Go on an Awkward Date With a Robot Who’s Not Having It (Video)
  –  March 30, 2018
Watch your back, Jada Pinkett Smith: Your husband is taking robots out on dates now. On Thursday, Will Smith published a new video to his YouTube channel in which he and A.I. creation Sophia the Robot don’t exactly hit it off romantically. The Fresh ...
The Heartbreaking Details of Jada Pinkett Smith's "Precious" Relationship With Tupac Shakur
  –  March 29, 2018
Chat with us on Facebook Messenger. Learn what's trending across POPSUGAR. Image Source: Getty / Kevin Mazur Archive/WireImage Jada Pinkett Smith recently celebrated her 20th wedding anniversary with Will Smith, but her were-they-weren't-they relationship ...
Why Hollywood won't cast Jaden Smith
  –  March 20, 2018
The charismatic fashionisto and his younger sister, Willow, were both homeschooled by their actor parents Will and Jada Pinkett Smith, who promoted total freedom of expression (probably a little too much freedom, Will later admitted) and encouraged ...
Lance Reddick Joins Angel Has Fallen Alongside Gerard Butler
  –  March 13, 2018
Lance Reddick (Fringe) has joined Gerard Butler (300), Morgan Freeman (Se7en), Jada Pinkett Smith (The Matrix Reloaded) and Piper Perabo (Covert Affairs) in the upcoming film Angel Has Fallen, according to THR. Reddick, who is known for roles in the ...
Jada Pinkett Smith Rallies Support for Mo’Nique After Comedian’s Push Falls on Deaf Ears
  –  January 24, 2018
Jada Pinkett Smith wants women to rally together to support Mo’Nique’s cause. (Photo by Samir Hussein/Getty Images) As Mo’Nique continues to make a case for support over her low Netflix special offer, Jada Pinkett Smith has stepped in to defend her.
Celebrity makeovers: All the stars and royals switching up their looks in 2018
  –  January 19, 2018
Jada Pinkett Smith decided to switch things up in January 2018! Taking to Twitter, the 46-year-old unveiled a dramatic new hairstyle to her followers. She proudly flaunted her edgy asymmetrical bob, captioning a picture: "Then came 2018." Her husband Will ...
Jada Pinkett Smith lands Facebook talk show; will co-host with daughter, Willow Smith and mother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris
  –  January 19, 2018
Get ready for three generations of amazing black women to hit Facebook. Actress Jada Pinkett Smith just reportedly closed a deal with Facebook for a talk show called Red Table Talks. She will co-host her 17-year-old daughter, Willow, and her mother ...
Sundance 2018 Jury Includes Jada Pinkett Smith, RuPaul Charles, and Co-Stars from ‘The Shape of Water’
  –  January 17, 2018
Holzman is also the creator and host of KCRW’s documentary screening series. U.S. Dramatic Jury (Rachel Morrison, A.S.C., Jada Pinkett Smith, Octavia Spencer, Michael Stuhlbarg, and Joe Swanberg) Cinematographer Rachel Morrison has emerged as a ...


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