The actress Jada Pinkett Smith has shared her source of inspiration which helped her to have better relationships with men however fans have considered this an irony because the actress’s real life is nothing like what she sought from her inspiration. From an affair to the Oscars controversy, she has been involved in all these incidents.
As per the IMDB, she began her career as an actor back in 1990 with the movie Moe’s World and went on to appear in over 50 films and TV series throughout her three decades in her acting career, including movies like Girls Trip, The Nutty Professor and The Matrix Reloaded. She is also a host of Red Table Talk and a singer for the heavy metal band Wicked Wisdom.
Jada Pinkett Smith Unveils Her Inspiration From Actor Sharon Stone
Back in 2013, Jada Pinkett Smith revealed how actor Sharon Stone became her inspiration and gave her something important related to self-worth. The 50-year-old actor talked about how females were taught to believe that their self-worth is directly linked with their looks stating, “Many of us have been taught to believe that how people treat us is a direct reflection of our self-worth so we become desperate about our looks, desperate about whether he is being faithful, we become desperate about being good enough,” as per Independent.
She added that Stone talked about “the idea of how our culture cultivates desperate women, which Smith agreed, stating, “we all have suffered at the hands of desperation, especially in our relationships with men.”
She also talked about standing ‘alone’ and deciding who to love, “It’s time to woman up and be rid of desperation with knowing that being good enough gives us the power to stand alone and to also choose wisely the people we decide to love, without the influence of desperation.”
Jada Pinkett Smith’s Oscars Controversy
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During one of her talk show episodes with her husband Will Smith, the Girls Trip star admitted to cheating on her husband by having an affair with singer August Alsina. She shared that the marriage was going through a rough patch and she has already separated from her husband, which is when her relationship with Alsina came into existence. While the couple married in 1997 having two children together, Jaden and Willow.
She was also involved indirectly in the Oscars controversy that happened in March this year as her husband threw a blow on the comedian Chris Rock as the latter joked about her bald look stating that she looked like the GI Jane protagonist. For the unversed, she suffers from alopecia, a medical condition that makes hair fall which is why it offended the couple.
However, both the parties had apologized with the King Richard star publicly apologizing to the comedian following the Academy banning him from attending their ceremonies for a decade.