Jada Pinkett Smith Opens Up About Marriage with Will Smith in Exclusive Interview
In a shocking revelation, actress Jada Pinkett Smith has admitted that there is much more to her long-standing marriage with actor Will Smith than what the public has previously known. Pinkett Smith exclusively disclosed in a clip from an upcoming NBC News prime-time special that she and Smith have been separated since 2016.
The couple, who has been married for over two decades, has reportedly been living “completely separate lives” for almost 20 years. Pinkett Smith delves further into their relationship, revealing intimate details in her upcoming memoir, titled “Worthy,” which is set to hit the shelves on October 17.
While they are still legally married, Pinkett Smith clarified that she and Smith are no longer romantic partners. The reason for keeping their relationship status private all these years was due to the couple’s own struggle in understanding how to maintain their partnership while presenting it to the world.
Pinkett Smith explains that by 2016, they had become exhausted from their attempts to reconcile and were stuck in fantasies of what the other person should be. Although she seriously contemplated divorce, Pinkett Smith could not bring herself to break her promise of never giving a reason for their separation.
Their marriage has had its fair share of publicized moments, which include Pinkett Smith’s admission of an “entanglement” with singer August Alsina and Smith’s altercation with comedian Chris Rock at the Oscars. Pinkett Smith’s forthcoming memoir also touches upon her relationship with late rapper Tupac Shakur, adding another layer to the couple’s complex history.
Together, Pinkett Smith and Smith share two children, Jaden and Willow Smith, while Smith has a son named Trey from his previous marriage. Despite the challenges they have faced, the couple has managed to maintain a strong co-parenting relationship.
Fans of Pinkett Smith and Smith are eagerly waiting to get their hands on “Worthy” to gain more insight into the intricacies of their relationship and the lessons they have learned along the way. As their unconventional story continues to captivate audiences, there is no denying that this Hollywood power couple has a lot more to share with the world.