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Will Smith

Will Smith has had a mostly steady career in music and movies since breaking onto the scene in the 1980s as the Fresh Prince. As a student growing up in West Philadelphia, Smith teamed up with friend Jeff Townes and formed DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince. The group's biggest hit was "Parents Just Don't Understand," which earned them the first Grammy for Best Rap Performance. Smith went on to star in NBC's "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air," which was loosely based on his life. He also met his wife Jada Pinkett through the show. Smith continued in music as a solo artist with the albums "Big Willie Style," "Willennium," "Born to Reign" and "Lost and Found." But Smith's biggest success has been i... Show more »
Will Smith has had a mostly steady career in music and movies since breaking onto the scene in the 1980s as the Fresh Prince. As a student growing up in West Philadelphia, Smith teamed up with friend Jeff Townes and formed DJ Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince. The group's biggest hit was "Parents Just Don't Understand," which earned them the first Grammy for Best Rap Performance. Smith went on to star in NBC's "The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air," which was loosely based on his life. He also met his wife Jada Pinkett through the show. Smith continued in music as a solo artist with the albums "Big Willie Style," "Willennium," "Born to Reign" and "Lost and Found." But Smith's biggest success has been in films. With so many summer blockbusters under his belt, including "Independence Day" and "Men in Black," Fourth of July weekend has been nicknamed Big Willie Weekend. Smith shows his range in more dramatic films such as "Six Degrees of Separation," "Ali" and "The Pursuit of Happyness." He has received Oscar nominations for "Ali" and "Happyness." « Show less

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  • Will Smith reunites with Jazzy Jeff for 'Summertime' performance

    Will Smith reunites with Jazzy Jeff for 'Summertime' performance
    Now, this is a story all about how Will Smith took over a pool party in Las Vegas.
  • Quincy Jones Sees Himself in Those He Helps Around the World

    Quincy Jones has been involved in so many causes, staged so many benefits and spearheaded so many initiatives, starting from the 1960s and continuing to the present day, that the word "philanthropist" often seems to be appended to his name just as often...

    'Bad Boys 3': 'It's real,' says Martin Lawrence

    "Bad Boys 3" just got real. Maybe. Martin Lawrence said progress is being made on a third installment of the shoot-'em-up action-comedy franchise starring him and Will Smith as a pair of loose-cannon Miami cops. "I just talked to [producer] Jerry...

    'Bad Boys 3′: Martin Lawrence Confirms Sequel is in Development

    "Bad Boys 3" is coming for you. During a visit to "Conan" on Wednesday night, Martin Lawrence confirmed that a new sequel in the action franchise is currently in development. Host Conan O'Brien asked Lawrence whether there was a possibility for "Bad Boys...

    Anna May Wong Biopic Planned at Fundamental Films

    Shanghai-based Fundamental Films is developing "Dragon Lady" about Anna May Wong, the first Chinese-American movie star. Producers have approached Chinese actress-singer Fan Bingbing for the lead role. Jonathan Keasey and Brant Boivin are writing the...