Will Smith is a renowned American actor, rapper, and songwriter, having millions of fans all over the world. Will Smith was born on 25th September 1968 in Philadelphia. He attended Overbrook High School but did not attend college despite getting a scholarship offer to study at the world-famous MIT. Will Smith started his career in a rap group that gave many famous hits. His acting career started in the 90s, and he went on to star in a number of highly successful films. Some of them include Men in Black I, II and III, Independence Day, Enemy of the State, Hitch, Ali, Seven Pounds; I am Legend, Suicide Squad, Bright, Pursuit of Happiness, Gemini Man, Aladdin, and Focus.
Will Smith’s Net Worth, Salary and Income
The net worth of Will Smith stands at $350 million, which makes him one of the richest actors in the world. Will Smith earns a minimum of $40 million and a maximum of $80 million each year. Between 1988 and 1990, Will Smith earned $10 million from his rap music career, but since he neglected to pay taxes, his debts piled up. Thus, he was forced to act in a television sitcom to pay up his debts. In the year 1993, he was paid $500,000 to act in the movie Six Degrees of Separation.
For the popular movie Bad Boys, which released in 1995, he was paid $2 million. In the period between 1993 and 2013, Will Smith earned $200 million from movies and other sources. Will Smith also owns properties worth $100 million all over the world.
Girlfriend/ Wife, Kids, and Affairs
Will Smith married his first wife, Sheree Zampino, in the year 1992. The couple divorced in the year 1995. His son from his first wife is Willard Carroll, “Trey” Smith III, who was born in November 1992.
Smith married actress Jada Koren Pinkett in the year 1997. He has two children with his second wife, son Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, who was born in 1998 and daughter Willow Camille Reign Smith, who was born in 2000. His son Jaden was his co-star in the movie Pursuit of Happiness while his daughter Willow portrayed the role of his daughter in the movie I Am Legend.
Parents, Family, and Siblings
Will Smith’s mother is Caroline, while his father’s name is Willard Carroll Smith Sr. His mother was an administrator in the Philadelphia School Board while his father worked as a refrigeration engineer. He has an elder sister named Pamela and two younger twin brothers named Harry and Ellen. Smith and his brother Harry jointly own a company called Treyball Development Inc.
Body Measurements (Height and Weight)
Will Smith is 6’2″ inches tall. He weighs 82 kilograms or 181 lbs. His waist size is 33 inches, while chest size is 42 inches. His biceps measure 16 inches.
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