About Will Smith
It has been estimated that one of the most well known persons in the entertainment industry Will Smith net worth has an amount of 200 million dollars. To most of the public, he is known as a rapper, however, he is involved in other activities, as well. Will Smith is also a record producer and actor, which also increase Will Smith net worth a lot. Thus, Will Smith has been involved not only in music, but also in television and cinema. In 2007, Will Smith got a title of the most powerful actor in Hollywood, which was given to him by the magazine “Newsweek”. His involvement into entertainment industry has been recognized, as well. Will Smith is known as a nominee of Golden Globes, Grammy and Emmy awards.
In 1980s, Will Smith was mostly known only as a rapper, who had a stage name The Fresh Prince. In 1990, he became even more popular when he became involved into acting. In that year, he began appearing on the TV show called “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”. It was broadcasted for six years, from 1990 till 1996. Thus, television also added a lot of financial success to the overall amount of Will Smith net worth.
Also, although the show was aired on the NBC channel, it was broadcasted on several others, as well.
In the middle of 1990s, Will Smith moved from television films and series to cinema industry and appeared in quite a few hit movies. He is one of not so many actors, who appeared in eight consecutive movies, which grossed over 100 million dollars domestically. All in all, the movies in which he appeared grossed well more than 100 million dollars on an international scale. In 2012, it was reported that movies in which Will Smith appeared grossed more than 6 million dollars on an international scale.
Will Smith is also known as the actor and producer of a well known movie called “The Pursuit of Happiness”, in which he appeared with his son. The movie became an international hit and also increased the overall amount of Will Smith net worth a lot. Thus, Will Smith is also considered to be one of the biggest film stars in the world. The first films in which he appeared and which started his successful career in cinema industry were “Six Degrees of Separation” and “Bad Boys”. Both of them became known domestically and internationally, as well.