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Will Smith

Willard Christopher "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968) is an American actor, film producer and pop rapper. He has enjoyed success in music, television and film. In April 2007, Newsweek called him the most powerful actor on the planet. Smith has been nominated for four Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards, and has won multiple Grammy Awards. In the late 1980s, Smith achieved modest fame as a rapper under the name The Fresh Prince. In 1990, his popularity increased dramatically when he starred in the popular television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. The show ran for nearly six years (1990–1996) on NBC and has been syndicated consistently on various networks since then. In the mid-1990s, Smith transitioned from television to film, and ultimately starred in numerous blockbuster films that received broad box office success. In fact, he is the only actor in history to have eight consecutive films gross over $100 million in the domestic box office as well as being the only actor to have eight consecutive films in which he starred open at the #1 spot in the domestic box office tally. Fourteen of the 19 fiction films he has acted in have accumulated worldwide gross earnings of over $100 million, and 4 of them took in over $500 million in global box office receipts. His most financially successful films have been Bad Boys, Bad Boys II, Independence Day, Men in Black, Men in Black II, I, Robot, The Pursuit of Happyness, I Am Legend, Hancock, Wild Wild West, Enemy of the State, Shark Tale, Hitch, and Seven Pounds. He also earned critical praise for his performances in Six Degrees of Separation, Ali, and The Pursuit of Happyness, receiving Best Actor Oscar nominations for the latter two. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Sep 25, 1968 In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Black Girls Rock 2015
Latest Project:
Movie Suicide Squad 2 2020-08-06
Known For
Poster of Suicide Squad
Poster of Concussion
Poster of The Pursuit of Happyness
Movie Suicide Squad 2 Floyd Lawton / Deadshot 2020-08-06
Movie Bad Boys 4 Mike Lowrey 2019-05-24
Movie The Batman Floyd Lawton / Deadshot (Rumored) 2019-12-31
Movie Will Smith: Live in Concert 2018
Movie Bad Boys for Life Detective Mike Lowrey 2018-11-08
Movie Black Girls Rock 2015 2018
Movie Bright Scott Ward 2017-12-31
Movie DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League Himself 2016-01-19
Movie Suicide Squad Floyd Lawton / Deadshot 2016-08-02
Movie Collateral Beauty Howard Inlet 2016-12-06
Movie Star Wars: Greatest Moments Himself 2015-12-26
Movie Focus Nicky 2015-02-25
Movie Concussion Dr. Bennet Omalu 2015-11-12
Movie Paddington Geographer (Present Day) 2014-11-27
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Himself 2014-02-17
Movie Winter's Tale Judge 2014-02-13
Movie David Blaine: Real or Magic Himself 2013-11-18
Movie After Earth Cypher Raige 2013-05-30
Movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues ESPN Reporter 2013-12-18
Movie Men in Black 3 Agent J 2012-05-23
Movie Venus & the Sun Simon 2011-03-10
Movie Rapture Adrenaline 2009-01-01
Series Skavlan Guest 2009-01-16
Movie Seven Pounds Ben 2008-12-18
Movie Hancock John Hancock 2008-07-01
Movie The Rise of the Nutters Phil Smith 2007-07-01
Movie I Am Legend Robert Neville 2007-12-14
Series El Hormiguero Himself 2006-09-24
Series The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie The Pursuit of Happyness Chris Gardner 2006-12-14
Movie Live 8 Himself 2005-11-07
Movie Hitch Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens 2005-02-10
Movie I, Robot Del Spooner 2004-07-15
Movie Shark Tale Oscar (voice) 2004-09-20
Movie Jersey Girl Himself 2004-03-25
Series All of Us Unknown 2003-09-16
Series American Chopper Unknown 2003-03-31
Movie Bad Boys II Detective Mike Lowrey 2003-07-18
Movie Men in Black II Agent Jay 2002-07-03
Movie Ali Cassius Clay 2001-12-11
Series BET Awards Unknown 2001-06-19
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance Bagger Vance 2000-11-02
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Movie Wild Wild West Capt. James West 1999-06-29
Series Rove Himself 1999-09-22
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Enemy of the State Robert Clayton Dean 1998-11-20
Movie Men in Black James Edwards / Agent J 1997-07-01
Movie Independence Day Captain Steven Hiller 1996-06-25
Movie Bad Boys Detective Mike Lowrey 1995-04-07
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Movie Made in America Tea Cake 1993-05-27
Movie Six Degrees of Separation Paul 1993-12-08
Series MTV Movie Awards Unknown 1992-06-10
Movie Where the Day Takes You Manny 1992-09-11
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air William 'Will' Smith 1990-09-10
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series The Academy Awards Will Smith 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Movie Hancock 2 Hancock 0