Jaden Christopher Syre Smith (born July 8, 1998) is an American actor, rapper, singer, and songwriter. Smith’s first role was with his father Will Smith in the 2006 film The Pursuit of Happyness. He also starred in the remake films The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008) and The Karate Kid (2010). He starred in After Earth (2013) with his father.
He released CTV2, his second mixtape, in November 2014. Following a three-year work effort, he released his debut studio album, Syre, on November 17, 2017. His second studio album, Erys, was released on July 5, 2019. His third studio album, CTV3: Cool Tape Vol. 3, was released on August 28, 2020.
Smith has returned to acting as of 2017, acting in the two-part Netflix original The Get Down and a voice acting role in the Netflix original anime Neo Yokio.