Jada Pinkett Smith Facts
American actress, producer, director, author, singer-songwriter, and businesswoman
- Jada Pinkett Smith is popular for her roles in movies such as Scream 2, Ali, The Matrix Reloaded, The Matrix Revolutions, Madagascar and Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa.
- She was named after her mother's favorite soap opera actress, Jada Rowland.
- She majored in dance and theatre at the Baltimore School for the Arts, graduating in 1989.
- She began her career in 1990 in a guest appearance in the sitcom True Colors.
- Her music career began in 2005.
- She married rapper and actor Will Smith in 1997.
- She has two kids - Jaden and Willow.
- She, along with Will, founded the charity Will and Jada Smith Family Foundation.
- In December 2006, she donated $1 million to the Baltimore School for the Arts in the memory of her classmate Tupac Shakur.