Jada Pinkett Smith

18 Sep 1971

Actor, Producer, Director

Jada Koren Pinkett Smith is an American actress, singer-songwriter, and businesswoman. She began her career in 1990, when she made a guest appearance in the short-lived sitcom True Colors. She starred in A Different World, produced by Bill Cosby, and she featured oppositeEddie Murphy in The Nutty Professor (1996). She starred in dramatic films such as Menace II Society (1993) and Set It Off (1996). She has appeared in more than 20 films in a variety of genres, including Scream 2, Ali, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted. Pinkett Smith launched her music career in 2002, when she helped create the metal band Wicked Wisdom, for which she is a singer and songwriter. Smith also created a production company, in addition to authoring a book, published in 2004. In 1997, she married rapper and actor Will Smith. They have two children, Jaden and Willow, and Pinkett Smith is stepmother to Willard "Trey" Smith III, Will's son from a previous marriage. The couple founded the Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation, a charity organization which focuses on inner-city youth and family support and has worked with non-profit organizations like YouthBuild and the Lupus Foundation of America.

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Filmography (28 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Girls Trip
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Lisa Cooper)
(movie, 2016)
···Bad Moms
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Stacy)
(movie, 2015)
···Magic Mike XXL
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Rome)
(movie, 2014)
···Annie
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Producer
(movie, 2013)
···After Earth
Genre: Science Fiction, Action, Adventure
Role: Producer
(movie, 2013)
···Madly Madagascar
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Role: Actor (as Gloria)
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Gloria (voice))
(movie, 2010)
···The Karate Kid
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Role: Producer
(movie, 2009)
···Merry Madagascar
Genre: Animation, Family
Role: Actor (as Gloria)
(movie, 2008)
···Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Genre: Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as Gloria (voice))
(movie, 2008)
···The Women
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Alex Fisher)
(movie, 2008)
···The Human Contract
Genre: Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 2007)
···Reign Over Me
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Janeane Johnson)
(movie, 2005)
···Madagascar
Genre: Family, Animation
Role: Actor (as Gloria)
(movie, 2004)
···Collateral
Genre: Drama, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Annie)
(movie, 2003)
8.0The Matrix Revolutions
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Niobe)
(movie, 2003)
8.3The Matrix Reloaded
Genre: Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Niobe)
(movie, 2001)
···Ali
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sonji)
(movie, 2001)
···Kingdom Come
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Charisse Slocumb)
(movie, 2000)
···Bamboozled
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sloan Hopkins)
(movie, 1997)
···Scream 2
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Maureen))
(movie, 1996)
···Set It Off
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stony)
(movie, 1996)
···The Nutty Professor
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Romance
Role: Actor (as Carla Purty)
(movie, 1996)
···Set It Off
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Lida 'Stony' Newsom)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Jeryline)
(movie, 1994)
···A Low Down Dirty Shame
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Role: Actor (as Peaches)
(movie, 1994)
···Jason's Lyric
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lyric)
(movie, 1993)
···Menace II Society
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Ronnie)