The son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jaden Smith broke onto the scene in 2006 when he starred opposite his famous father in the Pursuit of Happyness. Roles in the remakes of The Day the Earth Stood Still and The Karate Kid followed.
After rapping with pal Justin Bieber in “Never Say Never,” Jaden released a mixtape, The Cool Cafe, in 2012. In 2013, he released This Is The Album EP He also has his own clothing line called MSFTSrepublic.
Jaden’s 2021 collaboration with Bieber on his Justice album scored the rapper a Grammy nomination for Album of the Year at the 2022 ceremony.
After taking a break from acting, the California native returned with appearances in Netflix’s The Get Down, Neo Yokio and The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder.
Jaden and his dad teamed up again on the big screen in 2013’s sci-fi flick After Earth. While doing press for the film, rumors surfaced that the teen sought emancipation from his parents after Will was quoted by overseas press as saying Jaden wanted to be freed from their legal guardianship. Jaden moved into his own home in June 2017.
In November 2013, he was briefly romantically linked to Kylie Jenner. Jaden dated Sarah Snyder from 2015 to 2017. One year later, the songwriter claimed that he was dating rapper Tyler, the Creator. The record producer, for his part, has denied the relationship and later revealed that Jaden’s comment was sarcastic. Jaden is currently in a relationship with model Sab Zada.