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Will Smith reveals the night his mom walked in on him having sex in the kitchen when he was a teenager with raging hormones.

The 53-year-old rapper-turned-actor recalled the embarrassing moment in his new memoir, "Will".

Smith was 16 when he and his then-girlfriend Melanie Parker met in high school. Smith said Parker moved in with him and his mom when her mother was sent to prison.

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As part of Parker's living arrangement with the Smiths, they had to promise his mom that they would not have sex in the house. They broke her rule within three months, Smith said.

Smith and Parker were busy christening the kitchen floor one night when his mom walked downstairs for a cup of coffee.

He recalls his mom "flipped the light switch" and saw her eldest son and his girlfriend in the throes of hot, sweaty sex.

According to Smith, his mother didn't say a word. She simply turned around and went back upstairs.

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Smith explains:

"As a teenager, outside of physical injury, you cannot feel worse than having your mother catch you and your girlfriend doggy-style on her kitchen floor."

"I'm still not exactly sure why I did what I did that night," he writes.

"To this day, I have no idea what I was thinking. Of all the experiences I am sharing in this book, this is the individual moment of personal behavior that makes the least sense to me."

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Will Smith reveals he tried to date his "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" co-star Karyn Parsons, but she rejected him.

In his memoir, WILL, the 53-year-old actor admitted he was smitten with Karyn, who played his TV cousin Hilary Banks, but she rejected him.

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Will said he's glad Karyn rejected him because he married his wife of 24 years, Jada Pinkett Smith, in 1997.

He wrote:

"Not only did Karyn beat out a slew of Hollywood big hitters to win her role, but she was smart enough to tell me 'hell no' when I tried to explain we were not really cousins so it would be fine if we dated: 'I swear it won't mess up our working relationship.' She knew better than that — good call, K.P."

Karyn, 55, opened up about her working relationship with Will in a 2019 interview.

"He's got charisma like crazy. He's just incredibly charismatic, so bright, very smart and quick-witted and funny. It's just him. People always say, 'What's it like?' It's exactly what you see. That guy, that's Will."

Will reunited with Karyn and the Fresh Prince cast last year when HBO Max aired the Fresh Prince reunion.

The cast paid tribute to actor James Avery (Uncle Phil), who passed away in 2013 at age 68.

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Will Smith's first marriage was tested by his emotional crush on actress Stockard Channing (pictured). Smith opened up about his emotional crush on Channing in his memoir titled WILL.

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star was in the first few months of his marriage to Sheree Zampino when he played con artist Paul Poitier in the film Six Degrees of Separation.

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The movie was inspired by the real-life story of David Hampton, a homeless homosexual who stole from wealthy elites on the Upper East Side. They welcomed him into their homes when he said he was the son of actor Sidney Poitier.

Smith said Method acting help him to become Paul Poitier in the flesh. He reveals he couldn't shake the character he played.

He wrote:

"Sheree and I were in the first few months of our marriage with a brand-new baby and for Sheree, I can imagine that this experience was unsettling to say the least. She'd married a guy named Will Smith and now she was living with a guy named Paul Poitier. And to make matters worse, during shooting I fell in love with Stockard Channing.

"After the film wrapped, Sheree and (son) Trey and I moved back to L.A. Our marriage was off to a rocky start. I found myself desperately yearning to see and speak to Stockard."

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In an Esquire interview in February, 2015, Smith said "my character was in love with Stockard Channing's character, and I actually fell in love with Stockard Channing."

He added:

"So the movie was over and I went home, and I was dying to see Stockard. I was like, 'Oh no! What have I done?' That was my last experience with Method acting, where you're reprogramming your mind. You're actually playing around with your psychology. You teach yourself to like things and to dislike things. It is a really dangerous place when you get good at it."



Will Smith says he considered killing his father to "avenge" his mother for the years of abuse he inflicted on her.

In an excerpt from his memoir titled WILL, the 53-year-old Philly native recalled how his dad Willard Carroll Smith Sr. - who died of cancer in 2016 - was violent towards his mother, Caroline Bright.

Smith, born Willard Carroll Smith Jr., said his father "terrorized" their family with his strict, overbearing standards, and Smith vowed to make him pay one day.

The actor, rapper, and film producer explained how a shocking childhood incident between his parents "defined" who he is today.

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In the excerpt from WILL, he wrote: "My father was violent, but he was also at every game, play, and recital. He was an alcoholic, but he was sober at every premiere of every one of my movies."

"He listened to every record. He visited every studio. The same intense perfectionism that terrorized his family put food on the table every night of my life...

"When I was nine years old, I watched my father punch my mother in the side of the head so hard that she collapsed. I saw her spit blood. That moment in that bedroom, probably more than any other moment in my life, has defined who I am."

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The Men in Black star, pictured with ex-wife, Sheree, and his mom in 1993, admitted he puts on a front to hide his emotional scars.

"Within everything that I have done since then — the awards and accolades, the spotlights and attention, the characters and the laughs — there has been a subtle string of apologies to my mother for my inaction that day," he continued. "For failing her in the moment. For failing to stand up to my father. For being a coward.

"What you have come to understand as 'Will Smith,' the alien-annihilating MC, the bigger-than-life movie star, is largely a construction – a carefully crafted and honed character – designed to protect myself. To hide myself from the world. To hide the coward."

One day, when Smith was caring for his terminally ill father, he worked up the nerve to avenge his mother for all the years of abuse.

For a fleeting moment, Smith considered shoving his father, who was in a wheelchair, down a flight of stairs.

"As a child I'd always told myself that I would one day avenge my mother. That when I was big enough, when I was strong enough, when I was no longer a coward, I would slay him.

"I paused at the top of the stairs. I could shove him down, and easily get away with it. As the decades of pain, anger, and resentment coursed then receded, I shook my head and proceeded to wheel Daddio to the bathroom."

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50 Cent was dragged on social media for questioning why Jada Pinkett Smith discusses her marital problems in public.

Fiddy's followers reminded him that he frequently disparaged his eldest son on social media.

The television mogul shared a recent headline in which Jada, 50, said she didn't have sex with husband Will Smith.

Fiddy caption the post:

"Why she keep doing shit like this? it makes the relationship appear weak. first entanglement now this, come on!"

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50 Cent was referring to the scandalous affair that 50-year-old Jada had with troubled musician August Alaina, 29, in 2018.

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In a trailer for a recent episode of Red Table Talk, Jada alluded to trouble in paradise.

The mom-of-two confessed she feels "uncomfortable" even talking about sex with the A-list actor.

"It's uncomfortable, but it's deeply healthy and I think around sex, because it's something that we don't talk about and there's so much fantasy around it."

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However, in a tweet on Wednesday, Jada denied having a frigid sex life with her husband.

"Only because I got time today. Stop making up headlines. Watch the @RedTableTalk I did with @GwynethPaltrow for yourselves. Will and I have NEVER had an issue in the bedroom. Thank you."


Jada Pinkett Smith admits her life sex with husband, Will Smith, is dull and nearly non-existent.

The 50-year-old actress confessed she feels "uncomfortable" even talking about sex with the A-list actor.

Jada opened up about their lack of communication in a recent Red Table Talk episode with guest Gwyneth Paltrow. Jada said:

"The thing Will and I talk about a lot is the journey. We started in this at a very young age, you know, 22 years old.

"That's why the accountability part really hit for me because I think you expect your partner to know (what you need), especially when it comes to sex.

"It's like, 'Well, if you love me, you should know. If you love me, you should read my mind.' That's a huge pitfall."

Gwyneth, 49, sympathized with Jada: "Isn't it weird, though? It's like someone doesn't read your mind and we feel crushed."

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Jada, who married Will in 1997 and shares two children with him, added that she "really tries" to communicate with Will about their sex life.

"It's uncomfortable, but it's deeply healthy and I think around sex, because it's something that we don't talk about and there's so much fantasy around it."

Also during the episode on Facebook Live, Jada and Gwyneth talked about female orgasms and used a vulva puppet to talk about the female anatomy.

Last month Will opened up that he and Jada have an open marriage and that they no longer practice monogamy.

He said divorce is not an option because neither of them wants to transition into old age without a companion they can depend on.


Rapper Daz Dillinger claims Jada Pinkett Smith had an inappropriate sexual relationship with an underage boy when she was 22.

Dillinger claims Jada was "entangled" with Chris "Mac Daddy" Kelly of the rap duo Kris Kross when he was only 14.

Jada coined the term "entanglement" after singer August Alsina revealed they had a brief romantic affair years ago.

During a recent interview, Daz, 48, said:

"You think Jada Pinkett was entangling? She was entangling with Chris Kelly from motherf*ckin' Kriss Kross! Kriss Kross was in the room and [Chris] was like, 'Jada Pinkett is at the door but don't leave! Take this weed, chill.' We were like, 'D*mn, he gave us an ounce of weed! We gon' kick it right here.' Then he came back in and said, 'Yeah, that was Jada Pinkett.'"

He added, "I'm like, 'd*mn, that's Jada Pinkett at a young age.' 1993, around that way. She was entanglin' then! Shout out to Jada."

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Miss Maryland, Jada Pinkett poses with rapper LL Cool J during Hal Jackson's Talented Teens competition in Chicago, Illinois in July 1988.

Chris Kelly, left, and Chris Smith of Kris Kross were discovered at Greenbriar Mall in Atlanta in 1991 by rap producer Jermaine Dupri.


Chris Kelly, left, and Chris Smith were 12 and 13 when they released their smash hit debut single, "Jump." The single topped the Billboard Hot 100 for eight weeks and was certified double platinum.

Chris Kelly died from a drug overdose in 2013 at age 34.

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Two years ago singer August Alsina revealed he had a sordid affair with actress Jada Pinkett Smith, who is married to A-list actor Will Smith.

At the time of his scandalous revelation, Alsina, 29, said Smith, 53, knew about his wife's May-December relationship and gave them his blessing.

In the November 2021 issue of GQ magazine, Smith admitted both he and Jada, 50, have stepped outside their marriage over the years in order to keep their Love alive.

"Jada never believed in conventional marriage," Smith tells the men's fashion magazine.

"Jada had family members that had an unconventional relationship. So she grew up in a way that was very different than how I grew up. There were significant endless discussions about, what is relational perfection? What is the perfect way to interact as a couple? And for the large part of our relationship, monogamy was what we chose, not thinking of monogamy as the only relational perfection."

Smith, who shares daughter Willow, 20, and son Jaden, 23, with Jada, admits they both opted for an open marriage after years of monogamy.

"We have given each other trust and freedom, with the belief that everybody has to find their own way. And marriage for us can't be a prison. And I don't suggest our road for anybody. I don't suggest this road for anybody. But the experiences that the freedoms that we've given one another and the unconditional support, to me, is the highest definition of love."

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Smith said he often called legendary actor Denzel Washington for marital advice over the years.

"Throughout the years, I would always call Denzel. He's a real sage. I was probably 48 or something like that and I called Denzel. He said, 'Listen. You've got to think of it as the funky 40. Everybody's 40s are funky.' He said, 'But just wait till you hit the fuck-it 50s.' He said, 'Just bear with your 40s.' I stopped and I was like, 'The funky 40s and the fuck-it 50s?' And that's exactly what happened. It just became the fuck-it 50s, and I gave myself the freedom to do whatever I wanted to do."

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Will also explained to GQ magazine why he scrapped the making of Emancipation, the film that tells the story behind the photo of "Whipped Peter."

The historic photo of the ex-slave's scarred back, taken during an Army medical examination, became known as "The Scourged Back."

The movie was originally scheduled to shoot in Atlanta, Georgia, but Smith pulled the movie out of Georgia in response to Gov. Brian Kemp's new voter protection bill.

"I've always avoided making films about slavery," Smith told GQ writer Wesley Lowery.

"In the early part of my career... I didn't want to show Black people in that light. I wanted to be a superhero. So I wanted to depict Black excellence alongside my white counterparts. I wanted to play roles that you would give to Tom Cruise. And the first time I considered it was Django. But I didn't want to make a slavery film about vengeance."

Beyonce's new track "Be Alive" will close out Will Smith's new biopic, King Richard.

The song will play during the end credits for the film, in which Smith plays tennis stars Venus and Serena Williams' father.

"Be Alive" was co-written by the "Run the World" singer and DIXSON specifically for the film.
READ ALSO: HBO Max releases trailer for ‘King Richard’ starring Will Smith
King Richard premiered at the Telluride Film Festival in Colorado over the weekend. It will hit cinemas and HBO Max on November 19.

"Be Alive" is reportedly the title track off Beyonce's 7th studio album, set for release sometime during the first quarter of 2022.

While the pop singer is yet to confirm an official release date for her new album, she has said "I've been in the studio for a year and a half."

The mother-of-three celebrated her 40th birthday on Sept. 4, and is officially middle-aged.

Beyonce rose to prominence in the 1980s as an original member of R&B quartet Destiny's Child, consisting of her rumored half-sister Kelly Rowland, LaTavia Roberson, and LeToya Luckett.

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HBO Max released the trailer for King Richard, starring Will Smith. The biopic is based on the life of Venus and Serena Williams' no nonsense father Richard Williams.


The casting of Will Smith as Richard Williams was criticized because Smith is light skin and Williams is dark skinned in real life.

The Williams sisters dominated women's tennis in the 1990s and 2000s. Serena, 39, is on pace to tie the record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles in the Open era.

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Venus, left, and Serena, right, are pictured with their father, Richard, at a tennis center in 1992.

The movie also stars Demi Singleton as a young Serena and Saniyya Sidney as a young Venus.

King Richard was produced on a budget of $100 million.

King Richard opens in theaters everywhere on November 19.