Tweet: "Just watched Doctor Strange, I'm completely blown away, and I'm going to dedicate the rest of my life to those practices. Thank you." Jaden Smith lavishes praise on Benedict Cumberbatch's new Marvel superhero movie.
Fact: Will Smith's actor/musician son Jaden Smith has landed a recurring role in director Baz Luhrmann's upcoming U.S. TV musical The Get Down. Smith, 16, will play a young and talented graffiti writer in the drama, about a group of cunning teenagers from the South Bronx.
Fact: Actor/rapper Jaden Smith attended his second high school prom in as many weeks on Friday (29May15) when he accompanied THE HUNGER GAMES star Amandla Stenberg to her celebratory bash, wearing a skirt. The 16 year old, son of action man Will Smith, shunned the typical prom tuxedo and donned a white skirt under a long, black tunic and a black blazer, while his date wore a more traditional gold, floor-length gown. Smith topped off his look with a pair of white, fingerless gloves - the same accessories he used for his white Batman suit, which he showed off at his own prom on 16 May (15).
Fact: Actor Jaden Smith hit his high school prom dressed as a white-suited Batman over the weekend (16-17May15), complete with mask and cape. The 16 year old is such a fan of the Caped Crusader he attended Comic-Con in San Diego, California last summer (14) dressed up like his comic book hero, and also donned a Batman mask while attending Kanye West and Kim Kardashian's wedding last May (14). Ironically, his dad Will Smith is currently portraying DC Comics villain Deadshot, who has often battled Batman, in Suicide Squad.
Quote: "I have a goal to be just the most craziest person of all time. And when I say craziest, I mean, like, I want to do like Olympic-level things. I want to be the most durable person on the planet." Actor and rapper Jaden Smith on his career goals.
Quote: "A lot of girls like Sofia Richie or Kylie or Kendall (Jenner) or Ariana Grande, it's cool to hang out with them, but it is kinda like two magnifying glasses on us because it's two times the paparazzi." Teenage movie star Jaden Smith on the downside of living in the spotlight. He has been romantically linked to both Kim Kardashian's half-sisters.
Quote: "I'm not going anywhere. The thing that people don't get is everything at (my father's) house is free... I'ma be there for 20, 30 more years, but he says as soon as I have a movie that's bigger than one of his movies, then I have to get my own house." Teenage actor Jaden Smith laughs off reports suggesting he's planning to head to court in a bid to emancipate himself from his parents Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith. His father has revealed the story stems from a joke he made while talking to reporters in Japan.
Quote: "She's one of my best friends. It's pretty awesome." Child star Jaden Smith on his romance with Kim Kardashian's sister Kylie Jenner.
Quote: "My favourite movie is Inception. I've seen it, like, four times. I'm still trying to figure it out." Young star Jaden Smith is puzzled by Leonardo DiCaprio's summer (10) blockbuster.
Quote: "I met Lady Gaga, and she was covered in, like, steak. I actually gave her a hug... (and) then I took, like, three showers." Jaden Smith on meeting Lady Gaga at the MTV Video Music Awards.
Quote: "It would be really fun to work with Taylor Lautner. We're both really buff and we can take our shirts off." THE KARATE KID star Jaden Smith is eyeing a role alongside the TWILIGHT hunk.
Quote: "My dad said, 'Don't kiss with your mouth open, you're definitely too young for that!' I'm good at kissing, so it wasn't as challenging as it could've been had I not had previous experience." Jaden Smith enjoyed his first on-screen smooch in THE KARATE KID.
Quote: "I think his hair's cool, because it doesn't move." Jaden Smith on what he likes most about his THE KARATE KID co-star Jackie Chan's style.
Quote: "I literally fell asleep in class - that's how tired I was after all the training... and nobody spoke English." Child star Jaden Smith admits work on his new movie THE KARATE KID in China was tough and tiring.
Quote: "I really like the Twilight movies... (and) I'm on the last book... I'm Team Edward all the way." Child star Jaden Smith would love to land a cameo in the final Twilight films.
Fact: Teenage box office champ Jaden Smith celebrated his Karate Kid success by going camping over the weekend (11-13Jun10).
Quote: "She bullies me a lot. Me and my older brother are very close. Me and my sister on the other hand, not so much." THE KARATE KID star Jaden Smith, 11, shares a closer bond with his half-brother Trey than with his younger sister Willow, nine.
Quote: "I think I'm a mummy's boy, more than a daddy's boy - because, when I'm shooting movies, he'll push me to the edge... of death!" Child star Jaden Smith on working with his tough task master father Will Smith, who is a producer on the 11 year old's new movie remake THE KARATE KID.
Quote: "I scream for my mom. She usually takes Willow's side. My dad takes Willow's side, too. That's why I usually hang out with my brother (Trey). I don't bully anyone." THE KARATE KID star Jaden Smith insists his parents WILL and Jada Pinkett Smith favour his younger sister.
Fact: Actor Jaden Smith is following in his father Will Smith's multi-talented footsteps - he has teamed up with pop sensation Justin Bieber in the studio. Smith raps on his fellow teen's new track Never Say Never, which was recorded for the soundtrack to Karate Kid.
Quote: "The hardest thing was probably the stretching. I'd cry sometimes, it was so painful." Child star Jaden Smith on his hardcore karate training for the KARATE KID remake.