Jaden Smith is an American actor with an estimated net worth of $8 million. He was born on July 8, 1998 in Malibu, California. His parents are actors Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith. He has one full sister and a half-brother from his father’s previous relationship. Jaden Smith’s upbringing was not like many other kids. He was born to a very wealthy and very famous family, and they are often controversial in their parenting skills. Both he and his sister are able to do things that many people find questionable for kids their age, and the decisions that his parents have made regarding them, while highly personal, are also decisions that many people criticize.
When he was a child, he decided he wanted to act. He made his first film appearance as his father’s son in a movie called “The Pursuit of Happyness,” playing Christopher. His father was his father on-screen, too, and he was in the movie alongside him. He was nominated for and won an award at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards for his role, even though he was only 8 at the time. He was able to present an award at the Academy Awards that year, too, and it really was the highlight of his young career. He then made another film two years later. For a while, though, we no longer saw him in any movies as he spent another two years taking a break and working on his personal life.
Jaden Smith is not just an actor, however. He is also a rapper, and he has rapped with Justin Bieber to one of his tracks. Following his rapping career, Jaden Smith decided it was time to launch his own line of clothing. He collaborated with some big names in the industry and created a line called MSFTSrep and began selling it to a reasonable crowd, to reasonable success. He’s continued to act in various films since he made his first acting debut, though he seems to take a role every two years or so to keep him busy before he moves on to another role in his life.
When he was 15, Jaden Smith decided he wanted to become legally emancipated from his parents, and they allowed him to do so with their consent. There is no actual reason that they don’t want him under their care, but he wanted to be free to have a house of his own and take care of himself, and his parents believe that it is his right to do just that. They believe that strict parenting is a problem and do not want to be part of that. He has modeled and is the new face of several major campaigns, and he has taken to wearing women’s clothing and stating that he has no problem wearing dresses for designers, walking he runway dressed like a woman and making his own decisions that make him feel good about himself. He has every intention of creating a career as successful as his fathers, too.
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