The most powerful and influential personality of Hollywood Will smith was born on September 25, 1968. He is an American rapper, actor, producer, songwriter and media personality, he has been ruling the hearts of people since 1990 when he appeared in ‘The fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ a popular television series ran successfully for six seasons which gained him lot of fame and popularity but this was just the beginning. Will Smith’s net worth had been through lot of ups and downs of his life.
Will Smith’s estimated net worth is of $ 300 million which makes him one of the richest actor in the world, let’s sneak into his life and find how Will Smith Net Worth happened to be so huge and how he bucked up millions in his account.
Will’s career began by forming the rap group DJ jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince with his close friend Jeffrey Townes in the 80’s with smashing hits like ‘summertime’ and ‘parents just don’t understand’. Everything was going smoothly but the spendthrift nature of Will Smith costed him tax debt of $ 2.8 million and most of his possessions were taken aback by IRS and it was the same time he was approached for the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air the show was huge success and 25% of his pay check was going straight to IRS for a short while to pay off his debt and since then Will Smith never turned back.
Will Smith Net worth includes its earnings from his musical catalogue which was launched in 1980 and since then the musical era of Smith is rocking his last solo album ‘LOST AND FOUND’ hit shelves in 2005 and in 2013 Billboard reported that he sold 10 million solo albums in the US.
Will Smith acted in dozens of films out of which many became box office hits, it’s been reported that he earned $ 20 million for his role ‘ALI’ and the same for ‘HITCH’ he also earned a hefty amount of $ 71.4 million for his role in ‘The Pursuit of Happiness’. Will Smith net worth continues to pile up with millions and another sum of $ 100 million was added to his net worth for his role Agent J in ‘Men in Black 3’.
Will Smith seems to be unstoppable after showing his acting skills he opted for film production business he is he co- owner of his own production company Overbook Entertainment which he shares with his wife Jada Pinkett Smith and film producer James lassiter, the company works to produce films, television shows and music projects, since the company came into production it gave many classis hits ‘ATL’ raked About $ 21 million in the domestic box and ‘The secret life of bees’ earned almost $ 40 million in the worldwide box-office.