Hollywood has seen many movies starring the famous father-son duo onscreen, such as Ben and Jerry Stiller, Kirk and Michael Douglas. But one father-son pairing that was admired by many is Jaden and Will Smith. Whether on stage together or the silver screen, the father-son duo is very much loved by fans. Here’s a list of all the movies they’ve been staring in together.
The Pursuit of Happyness
The film features Will Smith as Chris Gardner, a homeless salesman. Will’s uncle, Jaden Smith, made his acting debut by attempting Gardner’s son’s part in the film. The premise of the film unveils how Gardner has been trying to be homeless for over a year.
The Search of Happiness reveals how, along with taking care of his son, Gardner set up his own multi-million dollar brokerage company starting from zero.
Run by M. Night Shyamalan, After Earth is a post-apocalyptic 2013 adventure film based on the initial concept of Will Smith. The second film after The Search of Happiness that stars the real-life father-son pair Will and Jaden together. The film’s storyline is set in the 31st century when humans conflict with a strange alien race. A crash landing accident leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, a millennium later, after events forced humanity to flee. With his wounded dad, Kitai embarks on a risky journey to give a signal of support.
Men in Black II
Men in Black II is a science fiction film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld in 2002. The Men in Black series is primarily based on the Marvel Comic series of the same name written by Lowell Cunnigham. The second instalment of the film series features Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones in crucial roles. Jaden Smith made an uncredited cameo in his dad’s movie when he was just four years old.