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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 series Saturday Morning Videos
Latest Project:
Movie Bad Boys for Life 2020-01-16
Known For
Poster of Seven Pounds
Poster of The Legend of Bagger Vance
Poster of The City
Poster of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Series The Perfect Date - "ABC Afterschool Specials" Unknown 2020
Movie Bad Boys for Life Detective Mike Lowrey 2020-01-16
Series Saturday Morning Videos Unknown 2020
Movie Independence Day 3 Captain Steven Hiller 2019
Movie Aladdin Genie 2019-05-22
Movie Spies in Disguise Lance Sterling (voice) 2019-12-25
Series Baby Cypher Raige 2018-11-30
Movie Quincy Himself 2018-09-21
Movie Bright Daryl Ward 2017-12-22
Movie Collateral Beauty Howard Inlet 2016-12-06
Movie Suicide Squad Floyd Lawton / Deadshot 2016-08-03
Movie DC Films Presents Dawn of the Justice League Himself 2016-01-19
Movie Star Wars: Greatest Moments 2015-12-26
Movie Focus Nicky 2015-02-25
Movie Concussion Dr. Bennet Omalu 2015-11-12
Movie Paddington Geographer (Present Day) 2014-11-24
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Unknown 2014-02-17
Movie Winter's Tale Judge 2014-02-13
Movie David Blaine: Real or Magic Himself 2013-11-19
Movie Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues ESPN Reporter 2013-12-18
Movie Partners in Time: The Making of MIB 3 Himself / Agent J 2012-11-29
Movie Men in Black 3 Agent J 2012-05-25
Movie Venus & the Sun Simon 2011-03-10
Movie A Man's Story Himself 2011-10-08
Series The Walking Dead Chris Gardner 2010-10-31
Movie Rapture Adrenaline (archive footage) 2009-01-01
Series Live from Studio Five Unknown 2009-09-14
Movie In the Loop New Advisor 2009-01-22
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 The One Show Unknown 2006-08-14
Movie Live 8 2005-11-07
Movie Hitch Alex 'Hitch' Hitchens 2005-02-11
Movie Jersey Girl Himself 2004-03-25
Movie Bad Boys II Detective Mike Lowrey 2003-07-18
Series All of Us Unknown 2003-09-16
Movie Men in Black II Agent Jay 2002-07-03
Movie Ali Muhammad Ali / Cassius Clay 2001-12-11
Series BET Awards Unknown 2001-06-19
Movie Metamorphosis Of "Men In Black" Himself 2000-09-05
Movie The Legend of Bagger Vance Bagger Vance 2000-11-02
Movie Wild Wild West Capt. James West 1999-06-29
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Series The City Oscar (voice) 1999-03-07
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Movie Enemy of the State Robert Clayton Dean 1998-11-20
Movie Welcome to Hollywood Will Smith 1998-10-01
Movie Men in Black James Edwards / Agent J 1997-07-02
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
Series GMTV Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Made in America Tea Cake 1993-05-27
Movie Six Degrees of Separation Paul 1993-12-08
Movie Where the Day Takes You Manny 1992-09-11
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series This Morning Unknown 1988-10-03
Movie Better Off Dead... Unknown 1985-10-11
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Movie Return of the Jedi William 'Will' Smith 1983-05-23
Movie Tree of Knowledge Unknown 1981-06-06
Series The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Del Spooner 1981-01-05
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Don Kirshner's Rock Concert Unknown 1973-09-27
Movie Three Golden Serpents Unknown 1969-04-18
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14