Date of Birth : Sep 18th 1971
Jada Pinkett has two children with husband Will Smith and was voted by the reader’s of Black Men Magazine as one of the “10 Sexiest Women of 2000”.
Jada’s big screen debut was in “Moe’s World” (1990) and you may remember her from the TV series “A Different World” (1991-93). Other feature films include “A Low Down Dirty Shame” (1994), “Woo” (1998) and “Ali” (2001).
Jada’s big break came in 1991 when she was cast in the part of college freshman Lena James on the NBC television sitcom A Different World, a spin-off of The Cosby Show. She made her feature film debut two years later in Menace II Society (1993). She did not gain widespread recognition, however, until her role opposite Eddie Murphy in the remake of The Nutty Professor (1996). In 2001 she co-starred with her husband Will in the Academy Award nominated film Ali as the first wife of Cassius Clay. In 2003, she starred as Niobe in the Matrix series (Will Smith was originally considered for the role of Neo). In addition to being in front of the camera, she has spent time behind it, directing music videos. She has also created “Maja,” a line of women’s T-shirts and dresses that are mostly sold through small catalogs. In 2007, she starred in the Mike Binder film, Reign Over Me, also starring Adam Sandler and Don Cheadle.
Jada is currently the vocalist for the nu metal band Wicked Wisdom, which released a self-titled debut album on February 21, 2006. The band also toured Ozzfest in the summer of 2005 as part of the second stage lineup. In 2006 the band played the Download Festival in Castle Donnington, UK as one of the first bands on the Friday.