Jada Pinkett Smith Talks Rumors and How She Deals


Jada Pinkett Smith is no stranger to rumors. She and husband Will Smith have been together almost two decades now, and the couple has been through their fair share of rumors, alleged scandals, alleged divorces and many more untruthful rumors in their lengthy relationship and long careers. Fortunately for Smith, she knows how to let it go (because that song was just finally out of your head, wasn’t it?) and move past the rumors without letting it get to her head.

“The coping technique is knowing what the truth is – there’s no better technique. When you know that what’s going on in your house is so the opposite of what’s being said, and you also know that when there’s mystery, people fill in the gaps, that’s okay,” she says of the constant rumors. Some of the most prevalent rumors she’s dealt with over the years is the one that continuously circles about the fact that she and Will Smith have an open marriage.

What the actress is not so comfortable with, however, are rumors about her children. She’s not okay with the media coming to their own conclusions and trying to add intrigue to things that simply aren’t true in the first place.

“Just don’t pollute something that’s not dirty,” she says of the rumors that her daughter was involved in something inappropriate with a much older man photos. The Smith family is all a part of the Hollywood scene, either acting or singing, and they’re used to the limelight. However, it’s not always a good light, which is why she and her family work hard to ignore the rumors and move past the inconsistencies.

(Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Add Comment

Basketball Wives Big Brother Dancing With the Stars Keeping Up with the Kardashians Love and Hip Hop Hollywood Married to Medicine Million Dollar Listing Mob Wives Real Housewives Shahs of Sunset The Voice Top Chef Vanderpump Rules WAGS
Getting to Know the Cast of Going off the Menu
Getting to Know the Cast of Don’t Be Tardy
No Preview
Getting To Know the Cast of Below Deck
Celebrity Gossip Entertainment
Steven Yeun
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Steven Yeun
Ben Higgins
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Ben Higgins
"Testament Of Youth" - UK Premiere - Red Carpet Arrivals
Ten Things You Didn’t Know About Alicia Vikander
Don King
Don King Net Worth
Jessica Alba
Five Under the Radar Celebrities With Huge Net Worths
brad pitt
Brad Pitt Net Worth
zayn malik
Zayn Malik Net Worth
Daisy Ridley Confirms Talks about Starring in Lara Croft Reboot
No Preview
10 Great Actors Who Appeared in Cheesy 80s Comedies
No Preview
10 Actors Who Cry All The Time In Movies
No Preview
Whatever Happened to All the Actors from the Movie Parenthood?
No Preview
The 10 Best Jon Stewart Daily Show Moments of All-Time
No Preview
Whatever Happened to The Cast of Beverly Hills 90210?
No Preview
Where Are They Now? The Cast of One Tree Hill
No Preview
10 Reasons Why Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Evans Will Never Make It