Jaden Smith is a popular American actor and rapper. He was born as Jaden Christopher Syre Smith on July 8, 1998, in Malibu, California in the U.S.A. His parents, and Jada Pinkett-Smith, were both working in the same field. He has two siblings namely Trey Smith (half-brother) and Willow Smith, who is also a singer and actress. They are the youth ambassadors for the Project Zambi, who aims to give support to the children of Zambia that are being orphaned by AIDS; in association with Hasbro, an American toy and board game company.
From 2003 to 2004, Jaden acted in six episodes of the American sitcom, All of Us, which was made by Will and Jada Smith. In 2008, he acted in the episode, Romancing the Phone, in Disney’s The Suite Life of Zack & Cody. Jaden started his film career in the biographical drama film The Pursuit of Happyness in the year 2006 in which he acted with his father, Will Smith. This film became a major success and earned him praises and accolades including the 2007 MTV Movie Awards for Breakthrough Performance in 2007.
This was followed by another blockbuster film in 2008 as he acted in the American sci-fi film,
the Earth Stood Still, which is a remake of the film of the same name in the year 1951. Two years after, Jaden was seen with the legendary actor, Jackie Chan, in the remake of the martial arts drama film,
The Karate Kid
. He earned several nominations in this film, and his performance was well-received by the critics and the audience. Jaden rapped with
in the song, Never Say Never, the OST of The Karate Kid film in 2010 and on October 1, 2012, his first mixtape entitled The Cool Café was released. The tracks included in the mixtape were Hello, Down, Party on Venus, The Coolest and a lot more. In 2013, Jaden acted once again with Will Smith in the sci-fi action adventure film, After Earth.
In 2014, it was reported that he will do the sequel of The Karate Kid, alongside Jackie Chan, which will be released in 2015. In the same year, he was also cast in The Good Lord Bird, which was adapted from James McBride’s novel of the same name. The young lad has his brand of clothing called MSFTSrep. In 2013, he collaborated with Choi Bum Suk, a popular Korean designer, and together, they established a pop-up store from where the customers can purchase clothes with their logos. He had a relationship with
’ younger sister, Stella Hudgens, whom he mentioned in the song ‘Starry Room’. His father revealed that he wanted an emancipation ruling on his 15th birthday, and he allowed it and stated that his children were not subject to strict parenting demeanor. In 2013, Jaden was said to be dating
, a model and reality TV personality.