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Will Smith Net worth and Short Biography

In 2016, Will Smith net worth stands at $260 million. He Deemed as one of the most successful actors in Hollywood, Will Smith has a stupendous fan following worldwide. Born and brought up in west Philadelphia, Smith started his career as a rapper and later made his mark as an actor. In between he has also dabbled with television, music and production and tasted success. 

Will Smith is deemed as one of the most powerful and highest paid actors of Hollywood. His blockbuster movies like Bad Boys, Dependence Day and I Am Legend have raked millions in global box office and consolidated his position as a bankable star.

 will smith net worth and biography

Will Smith

Net Worth - $260 Million

 

Full Name - Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr.

Income Resource - Film, Television, music

Birth Place - West Philadelphia

Date of Birth - September 25, 1968

Height - 6 ft 2 in

Weight - 82 kg

Marital Status – Married

Occupation - Actor, Producer, Rapper

Education - Overbrook High School

 

How Will Smith's Net Worth is that much?

Will Smith began his career as a rapper in the late 1980s and became pretty successful at that. He was known as The Fresh Prince. His fame and fan base expanded after he made a foray into Television with the series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. On NBC, it ran for 6 years, making him a household name. He won 4 Grammy awards.

After hitting the Bull’s eye in a small screen, Smith made the transition to movies and there was simply no looking back for him. He is the only star whose eight consecutive films bagged more than $100 million at domestic box office. Occasional duds like ‘Wild Wild West’ and ‘After Earth’ could not dent his star status. For his performance in the acclaimed biographical drama  ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’ he received huge critical applauds. In it, he co-starred with his son, Jaden Smith. He receives whopping remuneration for acting in such blockbusters, which contribute to his massive net worth.

Will Smith’s most popular movies include the 1996 sci fi hit Independence Day and the Men in Black series. His stints in science fiction and horror flicks like I Am Legend and I Robot were also well received by the viewers and they raked millions at the box office too. His performance in the latest superhero film, Suicide Squad has also got rave reviews, with critics saying Smith is the redeeming factor in the otherwise bland film testing patience of viewers.

Will Smith’s Income Sources

As Rapper - In his early career, he made name as a successful rapper and won several awards.

As an Actor - He tasted success in TV acting in the 1990s and after that shifted focus to the silver screen. His movies, including those panned by critics have earned handsome amounts in global box office.

Producer - He has also been successful as a producer. Overbrook Entertainment was co-founded by Smith, his wife and James Lassiter. The company has produced some of the notable films of his career, including the likes of Hancock and Hitch.

Will smith family

Smith was raised Baptist in the West Philadelphia neighborhood where he spent his early years. He tied the knot in 1992 with Sheree Zampino. The couple had one son, Trey Smith. However, this marriage lasted till 1995 and then they filed for divorce.

In 1997, Smith married Jada Koren Pinkett, an actor. They have two children - Willow Camille Reign Smith and Jaden Christopher Syre Smith. Jaden has acted in some successful films, including the 2010 martial arts comedy-drama The Karate Kid. Willow Smith acted with him in the film I Am Legend and later she became a singer and dancer.

Will Smith’s House

The exact number of properties owned by Will Smith and his family is not known. However, he is said to be the owner of several lavish homes in California, Pennsylvania and Hawaii. The couple owns a house in Calabasas, California spanning over an area of 25,000 square feet and having equestrian facilities, volleyball courts etc.

Will smith’s Cars

With a net worth touching $260 million, it is only natural for Will Smith to own luxurious cars. Along with lavish vehicles like Mercedes GL450 SUV, Cadillac Escalade, he also owns a 1965 Ford Mustang. However, the huge double decker trailer serving as a mobile home is the best of the lot.

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