The son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith, actor/rapper Jaden Smith, brother of Willow, 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 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. Will later clarified that his comments were a joke taken out of context.
In November 2013, he was briefly romantically linked to Kylie Jenner.