Jada Pinkett Smith Biography

Jada Pinkett Smith is an American actor, writer and dancer. She is a talented personality and also a businesswoman. Jada smith started her career as a comedy series actress. She began popular for her appearance in American comedy series named ‘A different World’. Her supporting role as Lena James was a well-acknowledged work. Throughout her career, she has some good roles and screen appearance. Also, she is a co-creator of the show ‘All of us’.

As a singer her accomplishments are impressive. She is the lead vocalist in her band metal band wicked wisdom. Jada smith as a businesswoman has created the fashion brand Maja. Now let us see more about Jada Pinkett Smith.

Jada Pinkett Smith Quick Wikis – Bio

Personal Info
NameJada Pinkett Smith
Profession(s)American actress, screenwriter, producer, talk show host,
Businesswoman, Occasional singer-songwriter
Famous asWill Smit’s wife
Also known asJada Koren Pinkett–Smith
BirthdaySeptember 18, 1971
Age49 Years (As of 2021)
BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, United States
EducationBaltimore School For the Arts
 University of North Carolina School of the Arts
Net Worth$50 million (As of 2021)
Family (Parents & Siblings)
Father NameRobsol Pinkett Jr.
Mother NameAdrienne Banfield-Jones
BrotherMike Negreanu
Relationships & Kids
Marital Status
SpouseWill Smith (m. 1997)
SonJaden Smith
DaughterWillow Smith

Early life of Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith was born on 8th September 1971. Her home town is Baltimore, Maryland US. The Jada was named after Jada Rowland a famous soap actress. Adrienne Barnfield Jones the mother of Jada is a nurse by profession.  The father Robsoll Pinkett is a construction company owner. Jada smith spent her childhood with Brother Caleeb Pinkett. The father and mother of Jada got divorced when she was a child.

She spent her entire childhood with her mother and Grandmother Marion Martin. She did her schooling in arts and science institute. Later, after completing school she moved to Los Angeles with long-time friend LaVern Whitt. In Los angles, Jada was introduced to the acting business. She began to receive the spotlight after moving to LA.

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Jada Pinkett Smith Acting career

Jada smith made her first television appearance for the American comedy series ‘True Colours’. Her first television series ran for two years in America. Also, Jada got plenty of guest roles for the shows ‘Doogie Howser’ and ‘different world’. Bill Cosby was the creator of the Different world TV series. Jada Pinkett Smith got her first breakthrough for the Hollywood movie ‘Menance II society’.

The film was a great commercial success. However, it received criticism for its violent scenes and abusive language. 1994, was an exceptional year for the actress. She received wide recognition for the movie ‘Low Down Dirty Game’. In 1995, she acted as a convict for the movie ‘demon Knight’. Also, 1996 was a great year for Jada. She did her popular film named’ The Nutty professor’ with Eddie murphy. In 2010 Jada won the image award for the outstanding actor category.

Personal life

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Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith began to date will smith in 1995. The couple first met at the movie set ‘The fresh prince of Bel-Air’. Also, she auditioned for the lead heroine in this movie. Will and Jada’s smith have two children named willow smith and Jaden smith. The couple separated in 2019. Jada smith was in a relationship with August Alsina which was the cause for her separation. Other than her acting career Jada is known for her philanthropy and successful business career.


The Pinkett smith charity is a foundation created by will and Jada Pinkett Smith. It is a noble foundation that supports youth and their families to live in urban cities. The charity foundation has received several awards. Also, it received the humanitarian award in the year 2006. The foundation is known for its great support for other charities and events. It is a foundation that is related to a church. However, both will and Jada has made millions of contribution for this foundation.

The real-estate business

Jada Smith is known for her business in real estate. Her luxury properties are always the talk of the town. In 1999, Jada spent 75 million on a 100-acre property in Malibu California. The property features, main house, guest house, lake and much more. Also, top designers styled this house for Jada. In 2017, the couple sold a 7-acre Kauai for 12 million. There are plenty of more releases dealings for Jada smith.

Jada Pinkett Smith Net worth

Jada smith has a successful career as an actress, author, singer, director, producer and business. The networth of the talented woman is estimated as 50 million. Jada smith made some money through her acting career. However, her 50 million fortunes are possible through her husband will smith. Will Smith has been the highest-paid actors several times. All the success of Jada and will smith has helped them to earn this fortune.


Jada smith has achieved many things throughout her movie career. She is a powerful woman with a versatile career.

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