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Jada Pinkett Smith


Jada Koren Pinkett Smith was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Robsol Grant Pinkett, Jr., a contractor, and Adrienne Banfield-Jones, a nurse. They divorced after only a few months of marriage. Her father is of African-American descent and her mother is of Afro-Caribbean ancestry (from Barbados and Jamaica). Jada majored in dance and choreography at ... See full bio »

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 2014/I Annie (producer) (completed)
 2013 The Queen Latifah Show (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2013 After Earth (producer)
 2012 Rape For Profit (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Free Angela and All Political Prisoners (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009-2011 Hawthorne (TV Series) (executive producer - 23 episodes)
- Signed, Sealed, Delivered (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Price of Admission (2011) ... (executive producer)
- To Tell the Truth (2011) ... (executive producer)
- Let Freedom Sing (2011) ... (executive producer)
- A Fair to Remember (2011) ... (executive producer)
 2010 The Karate Kid (producer)
 2008 The Secret Life of Bees (executive producer)
 2003-2007 All of Us (TV Series) (executive producer - 88 episodes)
- The Wedding Singers (2007) ... (executive producer)
- She Blinded Me with Science (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Sins of the Father (2007) ... (executive producer)
- Everything Happens for a Reason (2007) ... (executive producer)
- The Boy Is Mine (2007) ... (executive producer)
 2004 The Seat Filler (executive producer)
 2003 Ride or Die (Video) (executive producer - as Jada Smith)
 1998 Blossoms and Veils (Short) (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Music video for Will Smith: "Just The Two Of Us" See more »

Publicity Listings:

18 Interviews | 22 Articles | 15 Pictorials | 23 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Jada Pinkett | Jada Pinkett-Smith | Jada Smith | Wicked Wisdom

Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't get afraid in talking about subject matter that may spark controversy and I'm not afraid to not be liked. I think that sometimes people pay too much attention to being liked, and it's paralyzing. See more »

Trivia:

Attended the North Carolina School Of The Arts for one year but did not graduate because she left for California to pursue acting. She is a honorary Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority member. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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