Will Smith

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In Film
  • Will Smith was born

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    Will Smith

    Willard Christopher Smith was born
  • Earned the name Prince and began rapping with DJ Jazzy Jeff.

    Earned the name Prince and began rapping with DJ Jazzy Jeff.
  • Parents divorce

  • His second album, "He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper" had 4 number very popular hits

    His second album, "He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper" had 4 number very popular hits
  • Starred in "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" which was about him

    Starred in "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" which was about him
  • Was awarded a Grammy for Best Rap Performance for "Summertime"

    Was awarded a Grammy for Best Rap Performance for "Summertime"
  • Married Sheree Zampino and later had their son Trey

    Married Sheree Zampino and later had their son Trey
  • Starred in " Six Degrees of Separation" which gave him good critic reviews

    Starred in " Six Degrees of Separation" which gave him good critic reviews
  • Divorced Sheree Zampino and started dating Jada Pinkett.

    Divorced Sheree Zampino and started dating Jada Pinkett.
  • Starred in Bad Boys with Martin Lawrence which became a box-office smash hit

    Starred in Bad Boys with Martin Lawrence which became a box-office smash hit
  • Starred in Indepence Day which is one of the best movies of all time

    Starred in Indepence Day which is one of the best movies of all time
  • Starred in Men in Black with Tommy Lee Jones

    Starred in Men in Black with Tommy Lee Jones
  • Married Jada Pinkett

    Married Jada Pinkett
  • Will Smith's "Jiggy with It" became a popular catch phrase and earned NAACP Entertainer of the Year award

    Will Smith's "Jiggy with It" became a popular catch phrase and earned NAACP Entertainer of the Year award
  • His son Jaden Smith was born

    His son Jaden Smith was born
  • Will delivers his first bad movie, Wild Wild West

    Will delivers his first bad movie, Wild Wild West
  • HIs daughter Willow Smith is born

    HIs daughter Willow Smith is born
  • Plays a mystical caddy in " The Legend of Bagger Vance"

    Plays a mystical caddy in " The Legend of Bagger Vance"
  • Earned his first Oscar nomination for his portrayal of famous boxer Muhammad Ali in the movie ‘Ali’

    Earned his first Oscar nomination for his portrayal of famous boxer Muhammad Ali in the movie ‘Ali’
  • Got lead role in the sci-fi movie ‘I-Robot’

    Got lead role in the sci-fi movie ‘I-Robot’
  • Delivered another box office hit with the romantic comedy ‘Hitch’

    Delivered another box office hit with the romantic comedy ‘Hitch’
  • Got nominated for a Golden Globe for his role in the movie ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’

    Got nominated for a Golden Globe for his role in the movie ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’
  • America’s Newsweek magazine declares Smith the most powerful actor on the planet.

  • Receives a Best Actor Oscar nomination for his role in The Pursuit of Happyness.

  • Smith is voted 2008’s top US money-making star by a survey of movie exhibitors.

  • Smith is voted 2008’s top US money-making star by a survey of movie exhibitors.

  • Invests $1 million in a new school near his California home

  • Sequel to Men in Black