Will Smith Research Paper

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WILL SMITH 1968 TO 2017

Did you know will smith was rich before he was 20? Will smith has accomplished many films over the course of his Career. Will Smith was a rapper, Hollywood filmmaker, and had to take care of his family all at once.

Family and early life Will Smith born and raised in West Philadelphia, and his mom was a school board administrator. His dad was a refrigeration engineer. Will Smith went to a private Catholic School. He has three siblings: An older sister and and two younger twins, a boy and girl.Will Smith had attended Overbrook High School, and will smith also turned down a scholarship to the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Early work

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The film was a massive blockbuster, becoming the second highest-grossing film in history at the time and establishing Smith as a prime box office draw. In the summer of 1997 he starred alongside Tommy Lee Jones in the summer hit Men in Black playing Agent J. In 1998, Will Smith had starred with Gene Hackman in Enemy of the State.
He turned down the role of Neo in The Matrix in favor of Wild Wild West in 1999. Despite the disappointment of Wild West, Smith has said that he harbors no regrets about his decision, asserting that Keanu Reeves's performance as Neo was superior to what Smith himself would have achieved, although in interviews subsequent to the release of Wild Wild West he stated that he "made a mistake on Wild Wild West. That could have been better.
In 2005, Will Smith was entered into the Guinness Book of World Records for attending three premieres in a 24-hour time span.
He has planned to star in a feature film remake of the television series It Takes a
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Smith's most recent studio album, Lost and Found, was released in 2005.
Smith and his son Jaden played father and son in two productions: the 2006 biographical drama The Pursuit of Happyness, and the science fiction film After Earth, which was released on May 31, 2013. In The Pursuit of Happyness, Smith portrayed Chris Gardner. Smith said he first became interested in making a film about Gardner after seeing him on 20/20 and connected with him during production. The film, along with Smith's performance, received praise.
Smith starred opposite Margot Robbie in the romance drama Focus. He played Nicky Spurgeon, a veteran con artist who takes a young, attractive woman under his wing.Focus was released on February 27, 2015.Smith was set to star in the sci-fi thriller Brilliance, an adaptation of Marcus Sakey's novel of the same name scripted by Jurassic Park writer David Koepp, but later left the

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