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Will Smith’s net worth is estimated at $350 Million which makes him one of the richest actors in the world. At 54 years old, Will Smith is an American actor, rapper, and songwriter. Millions of people across the globe love him, and he is unarguably been one of the most lovable actors throughout his career.
Will Smith Net Worth 2023
Will Smith net worth is around $350 Million in 2023 as he earned all this money from his movies and few brand endorsements and from other sources. Will Smith learnt to earn money from a young age, but then he did not learn to pay taxes, which is why he ended up paying almost 2/3 of his TV series’ first season earnings as tax. Will started his career as a rapper. After this, Will Smith was recognized by his films. He got recognition from films like Men in Black franchise, The Pursuit of Happyness, Suicide.
Will Smith 2023 Bio, Age, Career, Family, Spouse
|Real Name||William Carroll Smith Jr|
|Date of birth||25 September 1968|
|Age||54 years old|
|Birthplace||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S|
|Educational qualifications||High School|
|Wife Name||Sheree Zampino (marriage-1992 and divorce-1995) Jada Pinkett (marriage-1997)|
|Parents||Father- Willard Carroll Smith, Sr.,Mother- Caroline Bright|
|Profession||Actor, film producer, rapper|
|Height & Weight||1.88 m|
|Salary/income||About $80 million/annum|
|Net Worth 2023||about $350 Million|
Will Smith- Early Life
Will Smith was born on September 25, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and his full name is William Carroll Smith Jr. Smith was fondly called ‘Prince’ by friends, family and acquaintances because of some of his habits. He started rapping at the age of 12 and slowly his interest in studies went down. Eventually, he stopped thinking of pursuing higher education and decided to pursue a career in rap. He met Jeffrey Allen Townes and the two became good friends.
The two began making music together, with Jeffrey changing his name to ‘DJ Jazzy Jeff’ and Smith to ‘Prince’. The song ‘Girls and Nothing’ which came in 1986 proved to be their first hit song. In 1987, Smith’s debut album ‘Rock the House’ proved to be a big hit. The album made Smith an overnight millionaire at the age of less than 18. DJ Jazzy Jeff and Fresh Prince have produced several hit albums and songs together.
Will Smith’s Career/Movies
Will Smith got first Grammy Award in 1988 for ‘Parents Just Don’t Understand’ and now he had both money and fame. Seeing Smith’s growing popularity, he got an opportunity to work in a TV series in 1990. The story of ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ TV series was similar to Smith’s life. This series completed 6 seasons. During this also he continued making rap music with DJ Jazzy Jeff. In 1992, while working in TV series, he started getting small roles in films like “Made in America”, so he moved towards big screen.
In 1995 he played the role of a policeman in the big budget ‘Bad Boys’ where he got the opportunity to play the lead role. In this film, he made a distinct identity with his performance and the film became a super hit. ‘Independence Day’ came in 1996 in which he played the role of an Air Force pilot and established himself as a successful hero in Hollywood. ‘Men in Black’ in 1997 and ‘Enemy of the State’ in 1998 rocked the box office, even during this time he did not give up music. In 2001, he was nominated for an Academy Award for the biopic of boxer Muhammad Ali, Ali. ‘Men in Black 2’ in 2002, ‘Bad Boys 2’ in 2003, ‘Robot’ in 2004 and ‘Hitch’ in 2005 were also successful.
He was nominated again for the Best Actor Academy Award in 2006 for his performance in The Pursuit of Happyness. Now having Will Smith in the film was a guarantee of the film will be a hit. The series of his hit films continued and later on ‘Suicide Squad’ in 2016 proved to be the biggest hit of his life.
Will Smith and Controversy
On 27 March 2022, During the 94th Academy Award, Will Smith punched host Chris Rock. In fact, Chris made a joke about Will’s wife, to which Will Smith punched Chris Rock onstage in the middle of the show. After that, Smith gave his resignation letter to the Academy and his resignation was accepted. On 8 April 2022, Will Smith was banned for over 10 years from the Oscars Awards by the Academy.
Will Smith Net Worth Growth
|Net Worth in 2022||$350 Million|
|Net Worth in 2021||$340 Million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$300 Million|
|Net Worth in 2019||$265 Million|
|Net Worth in 2018||$245 Million|
|Net Worth in 2017||$225 Million|