Will Smith : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Will Smith, a name synonymous with Hollywood, is a world-renowned actor whose charisma and quick wit have made him a household name. From his early days as a rapper to his rise as a successful actor and producer, Smith’s journey is as fascinating as his versatile roles on screen.

This blog post delves into the life and career of Will Smith, shedding light on various aspects of his journey to stardom.

Early Life and Upbringing

Born as Willard Carroll Smith Jr. on September 25, 1968, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Smith was raised in a middle-class family. His mother, Caroline, was a school board employee, and his father, Willard C. Smith, owned a refrigeration compan. Despite his family’s observation of the Baptist faith, Smith attended the strict Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic School. He later attended Overbrook High School.

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Personal DetailsInformation
Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameWillard Carroll Smith II
NicknameThe Fresh Prince
Alternative Names(s) (also known as)Big Willie, Mr. July
Date of BirthSeptember 25, 1968
Age (as of 2024)55 years
Zodiac SignLibra
BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
HometownWynnefield, Philadelphia
Current AddressCalabasas, California, U.S.
Education QualificationHigh school graduate
Hobbies and InterestsChess, golf, basketball, reading, traveling
Languages KnownEnglish, Spanish
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Wikipedia Profile linkWill Smith
IMDb Profile linkWill Smith
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeAthletic
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)42-33-16 inches
Height in feet, inches, cm6’2″, 188 cm
Weight in lbs, kg181 lbs, 82 kg
Chest42 inches
Waist33 inches
Biceps16 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
HairstyleShort and Curly
Distinctive FeaturesEars, Smile, Charisma

Family and Relationships – Girlfriend/Wife, Affairs

Smith has been married to actress Jada Pinkett Smith since 1997, and the couple has two children together, Jaden and Willow. Jaden Smith and Willow Smith are both involved in the entertainment industry. Additionally, he has a son named Trey with his ex-wife, Sheree Ampino.

Smith is known for his charismatic and versatile acting style. From action-packed blockbusters to heartfelt dramas, Smith has showcased his ability to captivate audiences with his range and presence on the screen.

Will Smith - Family And Relationships
Will Smith – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusSeparated
Spouse – WifeJada Pinkett Smith 
FatherWillard Carroll Smith Sr. 
MotherCaroline Bright 
Children Trey Smith  Jaden Smith  Willow Smith 
Siblings Pamela Smith  Harry Smith  Ellen Smith 
Affairs – Girlfriend(s) Margot Robbie  Heidy de la Rosa 
Significant RelationshipsSheree Zampino (ex-wife)  DJ Jazzy Jeff (rap partner) 

Rise to Stardom

Smith started his career as a rapper, initially as part of the hip hop duo DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince. His breakthrough role came in 1990 with the hit TV show “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” which ran for six seasons. During the late 1990s, Smith also managed to take on roles in “Bad Boys” and “Independence Day,” all while the show was still releasing new episodes.

Will Smith – Debut Film – Where the Day Takes You (1992)

Will Smith - Debut Film
Will Smith – Debut Film
Where The Day Takes You Theatrical Trailer

Will Smith – Successful Film – Men In Black (1997)

Will Smith - Successful Film
Will Smith – Successful Film
Men in Black (1997) Teaser

Career , Awards, and Achievements

Smith has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards, and has won four Grammy Awards. With blockbuster movies like ‘Independence Day’, ‘I, Robot’, ‘I Am Legend,’ ‘Enemy of the State’, ‘The Pursuit of Happyness,’ ‘Ali’, and ‘King Richard,’ Will Smith has won several awards and accolades, including an ‘Academy Award,’ a ‘Critics’ Choice Movie Award,’ a ‘British Academy Film Award,’ a ‘Screen Actors Guild Award,’ four ‘Grammy Awards’ and a ‘Golden Globe Award’.

Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Actor, rapper, producer
Debut FilmWhere the Day Takes You (1992)
Notable Roles The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Men in Black, Independence Day, Ali, The Pursuit of Happyness, Suicide Squad
Recent Films – New Movies Bad Boys for Life (2020), King Richard (2021), Emancipation (2022)
Upcoming Films Bright 2, Bad Boys 4, Aladdin 2
Popular Television Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, All of Us, Cobra Kai, The Queen’s Gambit
Awards and Achievements Four Grammy Awards, two Academy Award nominations, four Golden Globe Award nominations, two Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, one BAFTA Award nomination
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations Coca-Cola, Sony, Biotherm Homme, Netflix, YouTube
Philanthropy/Charity Work Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation, 46664, Dream Foundation, Elton John AIDS Foundation, Feeding America, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Red Cross
Professional Associations Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Screen Actors Guild, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Training and EducationPre-engineering program at MIT (did not attend), self-taught actor
Production CompanyWestbrook Inc., Overbrook Entertainment
Box Office Success – Hit Movies Aladdin, Suicide Squad, Hancock, I Am Legend, Independence Day, Men in Black
Critical Acclaim Movies King Richard, The Pursuit of Happyness, Ali, Six Degrees of Separation, Enemy of the State

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Dollars$350 million
Per Movie Charges in Dollars$40-$80 million
Per Endorsement Charges in Dollars$25-$35 million per
Sponsorship Deals Sponsoo, PUMA, etc.
Business Ventures Overbrook Entertainment, Westbrook Inc., Bel Air Athletics, etc.
Investments Dreamers VC9, Tesla, Gen.G, etc.
Real Estate Holdings Malibu mansion, Hidden Hills residence, etc.
Luxury Items/Properties Owned ‘The Heat’ motorhome, Rolex watch, etc.
Cars Collection Ford Mustang, Bentley Azure, Tesla Roadster, etc.

Favorite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorDenzel Washington
Favorite ActressAngelina Jolie
Favorite FilmThe Bridge on the River Kwai
Favorite Music BandsSoilwork
Favorite SportGolf, Football
Favorite BooksThe Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Favorite ColourRed, Black
Favorite FoodPhilly Cheese Steak
Things s/he likePlaying chess, fencing, listening to music
Things s/he dislikeStinginess, small mindedness, pettiness

Top 5 Best Films – Will Smith

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Men In Black1997Agent J
The Pursuit of Happyness2006Chris Gardner
Ali2001Muhammad Ali
I, Robot2004Del Spooner
Hitch2005Alex ‘Hitch’ Hitchens

Controversies – Will Smith

  • Smith was on the brink of financial ruin until he landed the role in “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” during which he had to allocate a substantial 70% of his earnings to the IRS over the initial three seasons.
  • Smith was accused of belonging to Scientology.
  • Smith was involved in an assault.
  • Smith was accused of cheating.
  • Smith slapped Chris Rock during the 2022 Oscars.

Interesting Facts – Will Smith

  • Smith was on the brink of financial ruin until he landed the role in “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” during which he had to allocate a substantial 70% of his earnings to the IRS over the initial three seasons.
  • Smith was offered the role of Superman/Clark Kent but gave it a hard pass, saying, “You mess up white peoples’ heroes in Hollywood, you’ll never work in this town again!”.
  • Smith declined an offer to attend MIT, given his burgeoning success in the entertainment world.
  • Smith is a Rubik’s cube maestro, boasting a personal best solving time of just 55 seconds.
  • Barack Obama even said he’d want Will to play him in a movie about his life.
  • Smith has a production company called Overbrook Entertainment.

In conclusion, Will Smith’s journey from a Philadelphia-born rapper to a Hollywood superstar is nothing short of inspirational. His charisma, talent, and dynamic personality have made him a household name and a cultural icon. His story is a testament to the power of perseverance, hard work, and the pursuit of one’s dreams.

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  • Will Smith – Family And Relationships: https://abcnews.go.com/GMA/Culture/jada-pinkett-smith-reveals-will-smith-separated-ref
  • Will Smith – Debut Film: https://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/where_the_day_takes_you
  • Will Smith – Successful Film: https://mahaiwe.org/event/men-in-black-1997/2020-07-24/
  • Will Smith: https://www.biography.com/actors/will-smith