Today, we are going to explore the Smith family beyond just Mr. Willard Smith Jr., who is as interesting as they come. We will dive into his extended family and look at not only his parents but also the younger generation of Will Smith’s kids. As we move from one generation to another in this fascinating family tree, don’t worry – our journey will eventually bring us back to dear old Willard again!
Will Smith’s Kids
The actor has three children in total his eldest son was born from his first marriage to Sheree Zampino and the last two are the product of his union with his current ‘Bae’ Jada Pinkett Smith.
Will Smith’s Kids; Trey Smith
Willard Carroll ‘Trey’ Smith III born on November 11, 1992 in Los Angeles, California is an integral part of the Smith clan. Although we hear little from him he made his first appearance at the age of 6 in a black and white video accompanying his father’s song Just The Two Of Us. Trey has since become an important member of the family and continues to be a source of pride for all those involved with him.
Trey chose to pursue a career in the entertainment industry like his father, which can be seen in his appearances on The Speech (2008) and David Blaine: Real or Magic (2013). He has also established himself as an accomplished DJ under the stage name AcE. If desired, Trey could have taken advantage of a full sports scholarship to attend university instead; however, he opted for this path instead.
You can also see him with his brothers and sisters in his 2012 video clip for his single Find You Somewhere.
Will Smith’s Kids; Jayden Smith
You certainly know this name, because it is no stranger to the public. Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, born on July 8, 1998, is Will and Jada’s first child. You may remember him from the 2010 remake of The Karate Kid and some films in which he played with his father.
Second brother Smith is known for his “weird” view of the world and his mission to blur gender roles. Yes, people if you spot a boy of non-Scottish origin wearing a skirt it’s probably him. He is a believer in “gender fluidity” and is as liberal as one can imagine.
Will Smith’s Kids; Willow Smith
The last child and only daughter of the Smith clan were born Willow Camille Reign Smith on October 31, 2000. Like her siblings before her, she follows in her parent’s footsteps and shows the business is officially the Smith family business. Willow made her first appearance on our screens in 2007 in the movie I Am Legend you may also remember her successful 2010 single ‘Whip My Hair’ which reached number 11 on the Billboard Hot 100.
She has a lot more in her wallet but these days the starlet has definitely improved her game she made the cover of Teen Vogue last May and is currently an ambassador for the Chanel brand. More recently she partnered with Kendall Jenner on a new anti-cyberbullying campaign for garage magazine in collaboration with Snapchat. It’s fun it’s trendy and above all, there’s a good message ‘Be cool be nice’.
Will Smith’s Wife
Most Hollywood celebrities have been married and divorced even more than once. So it is not strange at all that Willard II is on the second wife. Since we already know Will Smith’s Kids it’s time to meet the wives.
Will Smith’s Wife; Sheree Zampino
They were married in 1992 and had their son Trey the same year. According to Sheree Zampino, she was unhappy in her union with the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air actor and that is what led to their divorce in 1995. She is still a large part of her sons’ lives and has a good relationship with Jada and her children.
Image sourceEarlier this year the late Alexis Arquette made some pretty serious allegations against Will Jada and Sheree. The transgender actress claimed that the couple broke up because Sheree caught Will with her lover. In addition, he said that Sheree’s silence was purchased after the divorce. The 48-year-old woman sent him a well-written answer on Facebook that put everything in perspective.
Since her divorce, Sheree has proven that she can take care of herself. She founded and owns the Sheree Elizabeth LLC skincare company and played in the successful Hollywood Exes TV series for three seasons before it was canceled in 2014.
Will Smith’s Wife; Jada Pinkett Smith
Will and Jada have been #Goals since they were married in 1997 and 19 years later amidst constant rumors of a break-up the two are still together. Remember Lisa Wilkes Will’s girlfriend from Fresh Prince of Bel-Air? It could have been Jada she auditioned but didn’t get the part because she was too small. Will didn’t seem to care about his size.
Apart from her brilliant acting career she is an accomplished businesswoman and is involved in many charities.
Will Smith’s Parents
Will was born into the family of Willard Carroll Smith Sr and Caroline Bright and they lived in the Wynnefield area of West Philadelphia. Willard Sr. was a refrigeration engineer and his wife was an administrator of the Philadelphia School Board. Will may be the most famous but he wasn’t the only child the couple had together.
He has three brothers and sisters; the firstborn is a sister Pamela who is four years older and the twin Harry and Ellen who is three years younger. Their family has torn apart in 1981 when Willard Sr. and Caroline separated but only in 2000.
Both his parents are still an important part of his life and he is not afraid to show it.
Quick Facts About Will Smith
|Date of Birth:
|25 September 1968
|51 years old
|United States of America
|6 Feet 2 Inch
|Willard Carroll Smith, Jr.
|Willard Carroll Smith, Sr.
|West Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
|$ 300 million
|Weight in KG
|Jada Pinkett Smith (m. 1997), Sheree Zampino (m. 1992)
|Jaden Smith, Willow Smith, Trey Smith
|Sheree Zampino (m. 1995)
|Ellen Smith, Pam Smith, Harry Smith