Will Smith is a well known Hollywood actor. As of 2018, all of his films total have grossed over $8.5 billion worldwide. His work in movies like ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’, and ‘Ali’ garnered him Academy Award nomination for best actor. He also enjoyed a successful music career in which he won 4 Grammys. Let’s find out more about how much is Will Smith’s net worth in 2018.
Will Smith was born as Willard Carroll Smith Jr. in 1968 on 25th September in Pennsylvania USA to Caroline Bright and Willard Carroll Smith Sr. He was brought to Pennsylvania, where he also attended the Overbrook High School.
In 1992, he married his first wife, Sheree Xampino, but the couple divorced in 1995. The couple had a child named Trey Smith together. In 1997, he married Jada Pinkett. The couple has two children named Jaden Smith and Willow Smith. Will Smith is very close to his family and can often be seen working as well as spending time with his children. He is a cool father, who doesn’t interfere with his children’s passion and path in life.
Both his kids are seen as fashion icons in Hollywood, they have started their own singing careers. And Jaden has also established himself as an actor. Currently, he resides in his million dollar mansion, which is located in Los Angeles, California.
Will Smith doesn’t identify himself as a religious person but has also denied having any sort of connection or a membership at the Scientology Church.
Will Smith started off his career as a musician rapper with a band called DJ Jazzy Jeff in 1987. He made five albums with the band including ‘And in This Corner,’ ‘Homebase,’ and ‘Rock the House.’ In 1997, he released his first solo album called ‘Big Willie Style.’ Later he released three more studio albums.
Will Smith made his Hollywood debut in 1992 with ‘Where the Day Takes You.’ Later he appeared in several other movies like ‘Bad Boys’, ‘Men in Black’, ‘Shark Tale’, ‘I, Robot’, ‘Suicide Squad’, ‘Independence Day’, ‘The Legend of Bagger Vance’, ‘Hancock’, ‘Collateral Beauty’, ‘Concussion’, ‘Seven Pounds’, ‘I Am Legend’, ‘Focus’, and ‘Hitch’. Jaden and Will have appeared in several movies together like ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’, ‘After Earth’, and ‘Men in Black.’
Will Smith is also known for his charitable works and can be seen making a big donation to several charities.
Awards & Achievements
Will Smith has won nominations and awards for several prestigious titles. Some of his awards include 6 ‘American Music Awards’, 4 ‘Grammy Awards’, 5 ‘MTV Video Music Awards’, 4 ‘World Music Awards’, ‘Hollywood Film Award’, 4 ‘MTV Movie Awards’, 3 ‘NAACP Image Awards’, ‘Saturn Award’, 4 ‘Teen Choice Awards’, ‘Young Artist Award’, and 11 ‘Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards (USA)’ etc.
Net Worth of Will Smith
Will Smith has an estimated net worth of over $260 million. He makes most of his net worth by giving blockbuster hits. His music career also helps in gaining some royalty money. He is also a commercial magnate which make him an eye candy for brands and his fans.
Will Smith is considered as one of the richest and most influential actors of Hollywood. He has experimented a lot with his acting and done roles in pretty much every genre in his career. He also experimented with his passion for singing by entering the industry as a rapper. It’s been a year since he launched his music, so we sure hope to see him create a new album. As far as his movies are considered he is currently working on two big budget films.