Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, who is known as just Jaden Smith is an American actor, rapper, singer and songwriter. He has appeared in movies like the remake of The Karate Kid, After Earth and The Day the Earth Stood Still. Now let’s have a close look on Jaden Smith’s net worth in 2018.
Jaden Smith Early Life
Jaden was born to Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith on July 8, 1998 in Malibu, California. He has two siblings, an elder brother, Trey and a younger sister, Willow. Trey is his half-brother.
Jaden went to New Village Leadership Academy and was later eventually home schooled.
On his 15th birthday, Jaden asked for an emancipation ruling with the permission of his parents. His father revealed that Jaden’s primary motive was to live inside his own home and that his parenting strategy has always been to sit down and discuss things with his children logically. Jaden’s parents do not believe in strict rules and punishments.
In 2013, Jaden and Will appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Jaden revealed that his father has told him that if he ever manages to have a more successful movie that his father’s then he can have his own home.
In the same year, Jaden was outspoken about traditional education in public schools and ran into a hotbed of controversy for criticizing it.
He proclaims to be inspired by Kid Cudi and Kanye West.
Jaden Smith Career, Awards & Achievement
In 2006, Jaden made his film debut in The Pursuit of Happyness alongside his father. The movie was very well received.
He later appeared in an adaptation of the 1951 movie, The Day the Earth Stood Still, in 2008, in the movie directed by Scott Derrickson.
Jaden appeared in the 2010 remake of The Karate Kid alongside Jackie Chan.
In 2013, he began to appear alongside his father in After Earth.
In 2014, it was announced that Jaden would re-appear for the second instalment to The Karate Kid which will be produced by Will Smith and James Lassiter and directed by Breck Eisner.
Jaden also has his own clothing brand, named MSFTSrep. In 2013, Smith and Choi Bum Suk collaborated with each other to start a pop-up store which would sell a combination of their merchandise.
In 2014, Smith appeared in The Good Lord Bird which was based on a novel by the same name written by James McBride.
In 2010, Smith and Justin Bieber collaborated on the song, “Never Say Never”, which peaked at number 8 on the Billboard charts.
In 2012, Jaden released a mixed tape called, The Cool Cafe. He released its sequel in 2014, titled The Cool Cafe 2.
Jaden ultimately released his first studio album, Syre in 2017.
He announced a new album, Erys, barely a month after releasing the previous one.
Awards and Achievements
In 2009, Jaden Smith won a Saturn Award for his performance in The Day the Earth Stood Still.
In 2011, he won the BET Award as well.
In 2007, he won the MTV Movie Award as well as the Teen Choice Award for his role in The Pursuit of Happyness.
In 2006, the Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards awarded him for his role in The Pursuit of Happyness as well.
In 2014, he was give the Razzie Award for the Worst performance in After Earth.
In 2011, he won the Young Artist Award for his role in The Karate Kid.
Net Worth of Jaden Smith
Jaden Smith has a net worth of $8 million. His revenue comes from his roles in movies.
Jaden has shown much promise at such a young age and audiences look forward to seeing more of him on the big screen.