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Jaden Smith

Jaden Christopher Syre Smith is an American teen actor, rapper, dancer, and the son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. He is the elder brother of singer Willow Smith. His breakthrough role was in the 2006 film The Pursuit of Happyness, and he has also starred in the remakes of The Day the Earth Stood Still and The Karate Kid. Jaden Smith is the son of musician-actor Will Smith and actress Jada Pinkett Smith. He has an older half-brother, Trey Smith, and a younger sister, Willow Smith; both are also child actors. Smith is African-American, and also has West Indian, Creole, and Portuguese-Jewish ancestry on his mother's side. Smith and his siblings are youth ambassadors for Project Zambia, which provides assistance for Zambian children orphaned by AIDS in conjunction with Hasbro. Smith made his major role debut in the 2006 film The Pursuit of Happyness as Christopher, the son of Chris Gardner, Will Smith's character. For his role, Smith won the award for Breakthrough Performance at the 2007 MTV Movie Awards. At the 79th Academy Awards, Smith presented the award for the Best Animated Short and the Best Live Action Short, along with acting nominee Abigail Breslin. Smith next

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Willow and Jaden Smith -- Mentoring MJ's Kids

Willow and Jaden Smith
Mentoring MJ's Kids

Jaden and Willow Smith didn't just bump into MJ's kids on a movie set in L.A. yesterday -- TMZ has learned, it was all set up by Katherine Jackson ... to help nudge her grandchildren in a positive… READ MORE >

Willow, Jaden & MJ's Kids -- Superstar Children Unite

Willow, Jaden & MJ's Kids
Superstar Children Unite

It was a meeting of the A-list celebuspawn as Michael Jackson's three kids (Paris, Prince and Blanket) hung out with Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith's children, Willow and Jaden Smith, on an L.A. film… READ MORE >

- 1145 days ago
Jaden Smith -- Multi-Million $$$ Pay Out for 'Karate Kid'

Jaden Smith
Multi-Million $$$ Pay Out for 'Karate Kid'

He's only 12 years old -- but last year, Jaden Smith pulled in SEVEN FIGURES to star in "Karate Kid" ... TMZ has learned.TMZ obtained Jaden's "KK" contract from June 2009 -- back when he was only… READ MORE >

- 1169 days ago
Jaden Smith -- I'm Not Dead

Jaden Smith
I'm Not Dead

Jaden Smith is ALIVE -- very alive -- despite some sick, stupid BOGUS Internet report that he died in a snowboarding accident in Switzerland. Just like Will Ferrell, Adam Sandler, Jeff Goldblum,… READ MORE >

- 1206 days ago
Selena, Justin, Will and Jaden -- Friday Night Lights

Selena, Justin, Will and Jaden
Friday Night Lights

Justin Bieber photographed at a high school football game? Big. Bieber at a high school game with Jaden Smith? Really big. Bieber, Jaden and his dad, Will Smith? Huge. Bieber, Jaden, Will ... and… READ MORE >

- 1350 days ago
Justin Bieber & Jaden Smith -- Big Pimpin'

Justin Bieber & Jaden Smith
Big Pimpin'

These crazy kids today with their Facebook and their video games and their iPhones ... and their boat parties in Hawaii with chicks in bikinis.Humpf. READ MORE >

- 1371 days ago
Bieber and Jaden Smith -- The Epic Dance Battle

Bieber and Jaden Smith
The Epic Dance Battle

Justin Bieber and Jaden Smith aren't usually rivals -- but TMZ has learned the two young superstars went toe-to-toe a few nights ago ... in the form of a dance-battle at a NY bowling alley. TMZ… READ MORE >

- 1406 days ago
Jaden Smith -- 'Karate' Kicks His Braids Out

Jaden Smith
'Karate' Kicks His Braids Out

Will Smith's son Jaden Smith got rid of his "Karate Kid" braids and let loose in London on Wednesday.When it comes to style, the 12-year-old ain't playin'. READ MORE >

- 1457 days ago
Jaden Smith Has Got a Situation

Jaden Smith
Has Got a Situation

While only 11 years old, Jaden Smith already has a set of ripped abs.During an event in Beijing on Wednesday, Will Smith's son flashed his Hollywood royalty six pack. The "Karate Kid" is… READ MORE >

- 1486 days ago
Will Smith's Kid -- Badu to the Bone

Will Smith's Kid
Badu to the Bone

Here's Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's adorable son, Jaden, at the Nobel Peace Prize concert in Norway on Friday (left) -- and R+B diva Erykah Badu performing in Detroit (right).One of them is… READ MORE >

- 1674 days ago

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