The career of Will Smith has been nothing short of remarkable. Starting out as a stand-up comedian in his teens, Smith has since become one of the most successful and beloved actors in the world. Smith first gained fame as one half of the comedy duo “DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince” with partner Jeffrey Townes. The pair first came to the public’s attention with the 1988 hit single, “Parents Just Don’t Understand”, and continued to dominate the music scene for the next several years. In 1990, Smith began making the transition from music to acting. He made his television debut in the sitcom, “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, playing a fictionalized version of himself. The show was an instant hit and soon became one of the most popular television shows of the decade. Following the success of “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, Smith began to focus his attention on the big screen. His first major film role came in 1995 when he starred in the critically acclaimed drama, “Six Degrees of Separation”. From there, Smith would go on to become one of the most successful actors in Hollywood. Some of Smith’s most iconic roles include “Independence Day”, “Men in Black”, “Ali”, “The Pursuit of Happyness” and “I Am Legend”. He has also starred in a number of blockbuster franchises including “Bad Boys” and “The Karate Kid”. Smith’s accomplishments have been recognized with numerous awards and nominations. He has won two Golden Globe Awards and four Academy Award nominations, and was the first actor to receive an Oscar nomination for a performance in a superhero movie. Today, Smith is considered one of the most successful and beloved actors in the world. He has achieved the kind of success that few could ever dream of, and his incredible career demonstrates that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible.