Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith

  • Birthday: 1971-09-18
  • Place of birth: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • Also know as: Jada Pinkett

Biography

Jada Koren Pinkett Smith is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and businesswoman. She began her career in 1990, when she made a guest appearance in the short-lived sitcom True Colors. She starred in A Different World, produced by Bill Cosby, and she featured opposite Eddie Murphy in The Nutty Professor (1996). She starred in dramatic films such as Menace II Society (1993) and Set It Off (1996). She has appeared in more than 20 films in a variety of genres, including Scream 2, Ali, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted. Pinkett Smith launched her music career in 2002, when she helped create the metal band Wicked Wisdom, for which she is a singer and songwriter. Smith also created a production company, in addition to authoring a book, published in 2004. In 1997, she married rapper and actor Will Smith. They have two children, Jaden and Willow, and Pinkett Smith is stepmother to Willard "Trey" Smith III, Will's son from a previous marriage. The couple founded the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation, a charity organization which focuses on inner-city youth and family support and has worked with non-profit organizations like YouthBuild and the Lupus Foundation of America.

Filmography

Set It Off

1996

As Stony

Woo

1998

As Woo

Kelly Talk

2019

As

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As Tia Magee

Jason's Lyric

1994

As Lyric

The Nutty Professor

1996

As Carla Purty

Kingdom Come

2001

As Charisse Slocumb

Maniac Magee

2003

As Narrator

Collateral

2004

As Annie Farrell

Reign Over Me

2007

As Janeane Johnson

Bamboozled

2000

As Sloan Hopkins

A Low Down Dirty Shame

1994

As Peaches

Girls Trip

2017

As Lisa Cooper

Angel Has Fallen

2019

As Agent Thompson

Madagascar

2005

As Gloria (voice)

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

2008

As Gloria (voice)

Merry Madagascar

2009

As Gloria (voice)

Menace II Society

1993

As Ronnie

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

2012

As Gloria (voice)

Madly Madagascar

2013

As Gloria (voice)

The Human Contract

2008

As Rita

The Matrix Reloaded

2003

As Niobe

The Women

2008

As Alex Fisher

Return to Paradise

1998

As M.J. Major

Bad Moms

2016

As Stacy

Magic Mike XXL

2015

As Rome

Ali

2001

As Sonji Roi

The Inkwell

1994

As Lauren Kelly

Showbiz Kids

2020

As Self

Scream 2

1997

As Maureen Evans

2Pac - Temptations

1995

As Girl in Red Lingerie (uncredited)

Welcome to Hollywood

1998

As Jada Pinkett Smith

Men in Black 3

2012

As Party Guest (uncredited)

Production

The Human Contract

2008

As Director

After Earth

2013

As Producer

The Secret Life of Bees

2008

As Executive Producer

The Karate Kid

2010

As Producer

Annie

2014

As Producer

Hala

2019

As Executive Producer

Charm City Kings

2020

As Executive Producer

King Richard

2021

As Executive Producer

Free Angela and All Political Prisoners

2012

As Executive Producer

Cops and Robbers

2020

As Executive Producer

Life in a Year

2020

As Executive Producer

Redd Zone

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As Producer

The Human Contract

2008

As Writer

I Am Legend Awakening

2008

As Writer

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