Last Updated on: April 22, 2020 by: Celebs Podium
The multi-talented personality Jaden Smith is a son of the four-time Grammy award winner actor Will Smith and actress Jada Pinkett Smith. Both Jaden and his sister Willow Smith has demonstrated their talent in acting and singing.
Jaden Smith Bio, Family
Jaden Christopher Syre Smith was born on 8 July 1998 in Malibu, California. He is one of the two children of Will Smith and actress Jada Pinkett Smith. He is accompanied by a younger sister named Willow Smith (born on 31 October 2000). Besides, he has an elder half-brother Trey Smith (born on 11 November 1992). Trey was born from Will Smith’s previous marriage to Sheree Zampino, which lasted for three years, ending in 1995.
Jaden Smith and his family during the Aladdin premiere at The El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, California in May 2019 (Picture: Will Smith’s Instagram)
Jaden with a height of 5 feet 7 inches attended New Village Leadership Academy in Calabasas, California. Later, he was homeschooled by his parents along with his sister Willow.
Acting and Singing Career
Earlier, Jaden landed a recurring role of Reggie in the sitcom TV series All of Us. He appeared on six episodes of the show. He made his major role debut in the 2006 biographical drama film The Pursuit of Happyness. There, he appeared alongside his father, portraying the role of his on-screen son Christopher Gardner Jr.
In 2010, Smith starred alongside Jackie Chan in the martial arts drama film The Karate Kid. Again, in 2013, he appeared alongside his father in the action film After Earth. From 2016 to 2017, he played a recurring role of Marcus Kipling in the musical drama series The Get Down.
Jaden Smith appeared alongside Jackie Chan in the 2010 movie The Karate Kid (Picture: NME)
Besides his acting talent, Jaden is also an aspiring singer and a rapper. In 2011, he rapped alongside Canadian singer Justin Bieber in the song “Never Say Never” and even appeared in the music video. He released his debut mixtape, The Cool Café in October 2012. Furthermore, his debut studio album Syre was released on 17 November 2017 and debuted at number 24 on the US Billboard 200. His poplar songs includes “Fallen” (2016), “Icon?” (2017), “GHOST” (2018), “Summertime In Paris” (2019) and so on.
How Much Is Jaden Smith’s Net Worth?
Despite being the son of wealthy parents, Jaden prefers to enjoy his own earnings. He earned a staggering $3 million from his role in The Karate Kid in 2011.
In 2017, he move out of his parent’s house into a $4 million home in the gated enclave of Hidden Hills, California. As of now, he enjoys the net worth of an estimated $8 million.
Dating Status; Girlfriend
When it comes to dating status, the 21-year-old has been linked with some numerous names. Earlier, he was rumored to be dating the names such as Sofia Richie, Stella Hudgens and Amandla Stenberg.
Jaden began dating model Sarah Snyder in 2015. They publicly spotted together during the Gypsy Sport fashion show at New York Fashion Week in September 2015. The duo reportedly broke up in earlier 2017. Afterward, started dating actress Odessa Adlon in 2018. However, the duo ended their relationship after dating for a year in April 2019.
Jaden Smith dated actress Odessa Adlon from 2018 to 2019 (Picture: US Weekly)
In January 2020, Smith was rumored to be dating rapper Tyler, The Creator. Their gay relationship sparkled after Jaden congratulated Tyler for his Grammy win, mentioning him as his boyfriend in Tweet. However, neither of them confirmed or denied their relationship.
Some Interesting Facts About Jaden Smith
- Jaden and his siblings worked as the youth ambassadors for Project Zambi, providing assistance in conjunction with Hasbro for Zambian children orphaned by AIDS.
- In 2007, he won the MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance for his role in The Pursuit of Happyness.
- He started his YouTube channel titled “Jaden”, which has now amassed more than 2.55 million subscribers.
- He got featured alongside his sister Willow in the cover of the September 2019 edition of the Mastermind Magazine.