Who is Jaden Smith and what is his net worth 2018? Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, at present, is the most promising star kid on the block. Jaden was born to Hollywood celebrity couple Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. He is an actor, rapper, songwriter and an amazing dancer. He was popular very early in his life, when he shared screen with his father Will Smith in inspirational drama movie “The Pursuit of Happiness”. Jaden Smith, apart from being exceptional actor and rapper, is also and humanitarian. He is the brand ambassador for Project Zambia, which provides assistance for Zambian children orphaned by AIDS.
Jaden Smith was born in Malibu, California on 8th July 1998. His father Will Smith, as we all know, is a renowned Hollywood actor. His mother Jada Pinkett Smith, is also a decorated Hollywood actress, and is known for movies like The Matrix Series. Jaden Smith has a younger sister Willow Smith, and an elder half brother Trey Smith.
Jaden Smith, along with his siblings, is the brand ambassadors for Project Zambia and Hasbro. Jaden Smith use to do cameo roles in sitcoms before making his full fledged debut. Jaden Smith is, at present dating instagram star Sarah Snyder .Also, Jaden Smith’s long list of ex- girlfriends include names like Kylie Jenner, Sofia Richie, Stella Hudgens and Madison Pettis.
Education: Jaden Smith and his sister, Willow Smith were home schooled. Concurrently, they also attended the New Village Leadership Academy, California. The school was funded and managed by the Smiths.
Jaden Smith started his acting career way back in 2006, he shared screen with his father in “The Pursuit of Happiness”. His second release was with Keanu Reeves, a science fiction movie “The Day the Earth Stood still”2008. In 2010, Jaden and Jackie Chan were seen together in “The Karate Kid” .The movie was a huge commercial success. One can also see Jaden as a rapper in his project with Justin Bieber “Never Say Never”. Afterwards, Jaden was seen in “After Earth” .The movie was heavily criticized and failed to make a mark on audience. Jaden, at present, is focused on music and dancing.
Jaden Smith has featured in two mix tapes and 10 singles with 8 of them as lead artist. His album, The Cool Cafe, was an instant hit. And in 2015, he released “This is the Album”, which, till date, is Jaden Smith’s best creation. In 2016, Jaden collaborated with Miles Cable for hit song “Fallen”.
In his short, yet illustrative career, Jaden already had won 8 awards and 19 nominations, all for acting. Jaden has won the celebrated “Young Artist awards” in 2011 for The Karate Kid. Teen Choice award Phoenix Film critic’s society award, MTV movie award and OFTA award, all for his commendable performance in “The Pursuit of Happiness”.
Jaden also has won a Razzie award, granted for worst in your category. Jaden won the “Worst actor award” and “Worst screen combo award”, which he, shared with his father for “After Earth” in 2013. Jaden, in his career, has done 4 movies and apparently has won award for every single performance.
Apart from his work, Jaden Smith, very rarely, creates headlines. He hasn’t been associated to any controversies. But, recently, a fake video was shared online, and it was rumored that Jaden has committed suicide. Jaden, also an environment activist, & was seen at Environmental Media Association’s IMPACT summit.
Net Worth of Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith’s net worth is estimated $10 million. Jaden Smith’s performance in “The Karate Kid “made him the highest paid child actor in Hollywood. Jaden made approximately $3 million from the movie that includes salaries and royalties .
His list of awards and nominations is quite impressive and significantly adds to his net worth. Jaden had worked with Justin Bieber and also, has released his first mix tape “The Cool Cafe”. Jaden Smith also owns his clothing line by the name of MSFTSrep. Jaden’s brand is famous for its stylish hoodies and T-shirts. With a Korean designer, Jaden launched pop up store first of its kind, where one can buy clothes with collaborated logos.
Jaden Smith, still 18, lives with his father Will Smith in Malibu, California. Their 25,000 square foot family mansion costs nearly $20 millions. The luxurious mansion, where Jaden resides, with his family includes tennis and basket ball court, a pool, a private lake and gym. Jaden, as for now, owns no property or car.
Jaden was awarded the “Male EMA Futures Awards” for his environmental work. It is rumored that, Jaden has moved out of his parent’s house but it is yet to be confirmed by the Smiths. His new series “The Get down “ is set to release on April 7 , and on February 23, first trailer was released on Netflix. Jaden plays the role of graffiti writer Marcus Kipling.
Jaden Smith belongs to a family, which is fulfilled in every prospect. But, Jaden is not someone, who is shy of doing hard work. For his role in The Karate Kid, Jaden spend the 2009 summer in China and underwent firm training with Jackie Chan’s personal stunt team. Jaden Smith always tries to use his stardom to promote humanitarian and environmental causes. The modest star kid, is a prime example that, even if one is privileged, he certainly have to work hard to justify his skills.