Will Smith – Bio, Wiki, Career, Height, Age, Social Media Accounts, Net Worth, Family, Hobbies, Interesting Facts, Controversies, and More

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Will Smith

Willard Carroll is a comedian, actor, producer, rapper, and writer from America. He is successful in music, movies, and television. His title as “the most powerful star in Hollywood” was given to him by Newsweek in April 2007. Forbes lists Smith as the most commercially viable celebrity on the planet. Smith, the star of King Richard, has been named a brand ambassador for the Insta360 software firm. Will is a generous donor who has provided funding to a number of nonprofit organizations, including the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center and the Boys & Girls Club of America.

Will Smith Biography


Willard Charles Smith Jr., also known by his stage name Will Smith, was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on September 25, 1968. He’s 54 years old as of 2023. He started his lucrative career in recording, television, and movies at a young age. He went by the name “Fresh Prince” at the beginning of his musical career. It was an updated version of his “Prince Charming” nickname from school. This new name, in his opinion, went well with his hip-hop songs. The actor established the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation with his wife, Jada Pinkett Smith, to support inner-city community development, youthful educational initiatives, and underprivileged kids and their families.

Will Smith Wiki facts

Wiki Facts

These are the following wiki facts which are listed below.

Full NameWillard Carroll Smith Jr.
Fresh Prince
Date of BirthSeptember 25, 1968
Zodiac SignLibra
BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Religion Christianity
Net worth$350M
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSheree Shampino
Jada Pinkett

Social Media Accounts

Smith has some social media superstardom. Will has more than 116M fans on Facebook, 9.8M subscribers on YouTube, 73.6M fans on TikTok, and more than 64.2M fans on Instagram. On his social media pages, he frequently posts pictures of family gatherings, pictures of his kids, and movie trailers.

Instagram64.2M Followers
Facebook116M Followers
YouTube9.8M Subscribers
TikTok73.6M Followers
Will Smith Physical Appearance

Physical Appearance

This African-American star weighs 82 kg, which is rather remarkable. Will has black hair and dark brown eyes. He is a tall man at 6 feet 2 inches. He has a waist size of 33 inches, a chest size of 42 inches, and a 16-inch biceps. The actor wears shoes in sizes US 11, EU 44, and UK 10.5.

Weight82 kg
Height6 Feet 2 Inches
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Body TypeSlim and Fit
Body Measurements33 (Chest)
42 (Waist)
16 (Biceps)
Shoe size 11 US
Will Smith Zodiac Sign

Zodiac Sign

He has the astrological sign of Libra, which, together with Aquarius and Gemini, is a member of the Air element. The scales, which stand for a well-balanced outlook on life, are the emblem of Libra. Will, being a Libra, is a peacemaker. These are the celebrities who have Libra signs.

Will Smith Education

Early age/Education

As he was raised in a middle-class family, everyone was drawn to him because of his lovely nature and extraordinary interpersonal skills. Soon, he was known as Prince among his family and friends. Smith went to a private Catholic Primary School in Philadelphia called Our Lady of Lourdes. Smith studied at Overbrook High. Will turned down a scholarship offered by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology after high school for a pre-engineering summer program. Despite having very great scores, Will didn’t want to continue his education since he wanted to pursue his rap career.  

Will Smith Family


Will’s dad, Willard Carroll Smith, Sr., owned a refrigerator firm, while his mother, Caroline worked as a school administrator. Will has two younger siblings, the identical Harry and Ellen, as well as an older sister called Pamela. When he turned 13 years old, his parents separated; they got a divorce in 2000.

Parents and SiblingsName
FatherWillard Carroll Smith, Sr.
WivesSheree Zampino
Jada Pinkett
Will Smith Marital Status

Married Life 

Sheree Zampino and Will’s first marriage lasted just three years. Williard Smith III is the son of the former spouse. He married a second time, in 1997, to model Jada Pinkett. They each have two kids: a girl named Willow, who was born in 2000, and a boy named Jaden, who was born in 1988.

Will Smith Movie


Smith’s primary profession is acting. He acted in a number of major blockbusters with enormous box-office success. He is the first actor to make eight consecutive films that take over $100 million in domestic cinemas, eleven consecutive films to earn over $150 million globally, and eight consecutive movies in which he starred debut at the top of the domestic box office list. His most successful films include the following.

1997Men in Black
1993Six Degrees of Separation
1992Where the Day Takes You
2019Spies in Disguise
2020Bad Boys for Life
1998Enemy of the State
2012Men in Black 3
2007I Am Legend
1996Independence Day
2006The Pursuit of Happyness
2004I, Robot
Will Smith Movies

Awards and Achievements

Smith received four Grammy nominations, five Golden Globe nominations, and two Academy and Oscar nominations. Following is the list of his honors:

Grammy Awards

Best Rap PerformanceGettin’ Jiggy Wit It/1999
Best Rap PerformanceMen in Black/1998
Best Rap PerformanceSummertime/1992
Best Rap PerformanceParents Don’t Just Understand/1988

Golden Globe Awards

Best PerformanceConcussion/2016
Best PerformanceThe Pursuit of Happyness/2007
Best PerformanceAli/2002
Best ActorThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air/1994,1993
Will Smith Awards and Achievements

Academy Awards

Best ActorThe Pursuit of Happyness/2007
Best ActorAli/2002
Will Smith Source of Income

Source of income

Will earns approximately eighty percent of his money from his acting profession and the remaining twenty percent is from the investments he makes in different businesses. He has become a popular brand endorsement as well. Smith promoted several companies, such as State Farm Pepsi, and Apple. He reportedly makes almost $20 million in a year through sponsorship.

Will Smith Net Worth


Smith, the actor, has a $350 million net worth. Will’s estimated annual income from his several projects is roughly $40 million and has occasionally reached $80 million. For instance, Will made $45 million from his numerous projects, largely film salaries, between the months of June 2019 and June 2020. In the 2000s, when his career was at its height, Will made $20–30 million for each film. He has received large single-film payments from Netflix in recent years. According to reports, he made twenty million dollars for the 2017 Netflix film “Bright” and a total of $35 million for its follow-up. He made $60 million after incentives (and an awkward Academy Award) movie “King Richard.”

Will Smith Controversaries

Will’s Favorites

These are the following favorites of Willard Carroll.

FoodPhilly Cheese Steak
BookThe Alchemist by Paulo Coehlo
RapperJoyner Lucas
PerfumeVera Wang
MusicHip Hop
SportsmanMuhammad Ali (Boxer)
NFL TeamPhiladelphia Eagles


The popular actor and singer Will has been involved in his fair share of controversy throughout the course of his successful career. Here are some noteworthy examples:

  • Smith’s slap on comedian Chris Rock at the 94th Academy Awards in 2022 may have received widespread media coverage and conflicting views on Smith’s behavior.
  • Smith and Margot Robbie faced their love affair scandal, but they denied it every time.
  • Fresh Prince and his wife, Jada Pinkett-Smith, have ties to the Church of Scientology, a contentious religion infamous for its covert operations and famous adherents. Despite Smith’s denials, there are speculations and discussions regarding his beliefs because of his affiliation with the church.
  • Jada Pinkett-Smith and Will have come under fire for their parenting style, especially, since they have drawn criticism from the public due to having too much freedom and leading unusual lifestyles for their kids.
  • In 2020, Jada Pinkett-Smith and Smith admitted that they had momentarily split up on an episode of Jada’s show, “Red Table Talk,” and that Jada had a romance with musician August Alsina. Jada’s choice of the word “entanglement” to describe the connection led to jokes and memes on social media, and the incident sparked debate over their marriage.
  • The Smiths came under fire for their association with the New Village Leadership Academy, a school they co-founded that was suspected of adopting Scientology teaching methods and having ties to the religion of Scientology. After the institution was finally shuttered in 2013, their role came under even more investigation.
Will Smith

Interesting Facts

  • In the movies The Pursuit of Happyness (2006) and After Earth (2013), Will and his son Jaden have played father and son.
  • At the age of 20, he had amassed a million dollars.
  • He has mastered the Rubik’s cube. His best time thus far is 55 seconds.
  • He purchased a two-story truck with a trailer that is a luxurious mobile home complete with a bathroom and a gym for his trips around the nation.
  • The actor is fond of playing chess as a pastime. They claim he plays really well.
  • Paulo Coelho’s “The Alchemist” is Smith’s preferred reading material. “
  • During his time in office, Barack Obama once remarked that

Will Smith should portray him in any biopic of his life.”

Was Will Smith with Margot Robbie?

He was not involved in her and he denied it many times.

What was Will Smith first hit Song?

Men In Black theme song is the first solo hit song.

What is the famous role of Will Smith?

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is a famous role of him.

Are Jada and Smith still married?

Yes, they have been together for 25 years.

What is the age difference between Jada and Smith?

There is a 3-year difference between their ages.

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