Jada Pinkett Net Worth 2019, Early Life, Married Life, and Career
Jada Pinkett Net Worth – Jada Pinkett Smith is an American actress, comedienne, singer-songwriter, and businesswoman. She is also one of the well-known philanthropists. She started her acting career in 1990 and has appeared in more than 20 films in a variety of genres, including Menace II Society, The Nutty Professor, Set It Off, Scream 2, Ali, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Madagascar, Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, and Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted. She has also appeared in numerous television series.
She was born as Jada Koren Pinkett on September 18, 1971, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America. Her mother is Adrienne Banfield Jones and her father is Robsol Pinkett Jr. Her mother was a nurse and father used to run a construction company.
She was raised along with her grandmother, who was a social worker. She is African- America by her ethnicity and her nationality is American. She belongs to West Indian and Portuguese descent. Her star sign is Virgo. She has a younger brother named Caleb Pinkett who is an actor and a writer.
Smith attended the Baltimore School for the Arts. In 1989 she earned graduated degree in dance and theatre. From her early childhood, she has a passion for the performing arts. So she was enrolled in piano, tap dance, and ballet classes. She joined the North Carolina School of the Arts for her further studies. She later moved to Los Angeles, California where she got success in her business.
Jada Pinkett is straight according to her sexual orientation. On December 31, 1997, she was married to superstar Will Smith. They met in 1994 on the set of Will Smith’s show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air where she auditioned for the role of his character’s girlfriend.
Despite she was unable to get that role she became a good friend with Will. They started dating from 1995 and after two years of dating, they got married. In their marriage only about a hundred people were present and the wedding’s venue was at The Cloisters, near her hometown of Baltimore.
Pinkett Smith and her spouse Smith have two children, the elder one is the son Jaden born in 1998 and daughter Willow born on 2000. She currently lives with her family in Malibu, United States.
In American thriller Menace II Society, she made her entrance in 1993. However, the film became commercial success also achieve a critical reputation for its violent scenes, disrespectful language and for its drug-related content.
In several movies such as Woo, Set it off, Demon Knight, Scream 2, Return to Paradise she performs both lead and supporting roles.
After a few years she became well known for her role in American Australian movie ‘The Matrix Reloaded‘ and its upshot ‘The Matrix Revolution‘. Both films became commercially successful.
Smith’s other important work is in The Nutty Professor. The film can be considered as a satire in the novel The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. The film became a commercial hit and earned $274 million worldwide. Also, the film won an Oscar for the best makeup.
In a 2005 animated comedy film, she played the main role of Gloria the hippopotamus in Madagascar became a huge commercial hit worldwide.
In 2008 Smith made her directorial introduction after she directed the movie The Human Contract. Smith was the writer of film and performed in supporting role as well.
Beginning in May 2018, Pinkett Smith has hosted the Facebook Watch talk show Red Table Talk, which features her mom and her daughter and focuses on a wide range of topics, with these being watched from three different perspectives.
In an American medical drama series Hawthorne, Smith played a lead role. Her role gained her nominations for the Prism Award and NAACP Image Award. Currently, she was seen in the movie Bad Moms (2016), and Magic Mike XXL (2015).
Through her career, Pinkett Smith has won many important awards and nomination. She won Blockbuster Entertainment Award, Choice Movie Actress Action, Teen Choice Award and many more for her different roles.
She began her musical career in 2002 when she helped create the musical band Wicked Wisdom. She is a singer and songwriter for the band.
She and her husband Will Smith has also established a production company. The production house has producing credits in numerous films, documentaries, and television series.
She wrote a children’s book, Girls Hold Up This World in 2004.
Her net worth is estimated at $50 million at present