Will Smith (full name- Willard Carroll Smith Jr) is an American actor, songwriter, rapper and producer. Born in September 25, 1968, Smith hit the world of entertainment as an MC and rose up over the years to become one of the most powerful actors in Hollywood. He has won 4 Grammy Awards for the following productions- "Parents Just Don't Understand", "Summertime", "Men In Black" and "Gettin' Jiggy Wit It". He has also been nominated for 2 Academy Awards and 5 Golden Globe Awards. According to Forbes, Smith is the most bankable star in the whole world. How has Smith fared as a songwriter, rapper and producer?
As far as his life is concerned, Smith grew up in West Philadelphia. He attended Our Lady of Lourdes (elementary school) and later Overbrook High School. He was also admitted at MIT to do a pre-engineering program for high school students, but he did not complete this program as he had no intention of continuing with studies. He started rapping in the early 1980s and got involved in serious acting in 1993. Smith got married to Sheree Zampino in 1992, but divorced in 1995. He went on to marry Jada Koren Pinkett, and has 3 children from the two marriages. What are the religious beliefs and political views of Smith?
Smith is still active in filmography and has started to involve his son (Jaden) in some productions. In 2015, Smith was involved in two films- "Focus" and "Concussion". The latter won him Best Actor (Holly Film Awards) and got him nominated for Best Performance by an Actor in Drama (Film Academy Awards) & Best Male Performance (MTV Movie Awards). In 2016, he played crucial roles in "Suicide Squad" (action film) and "Collateral Beauty" (independent drama). The two productions are expected to get him more nominations and awards. His future looks bright! According to reliable sources, he is expected to get involved in a lot of acting, songwriting and film production work in the near future. How many nominations and awards has Will Smith gotten so far?