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Will Smith, a name synonymous with greatness and immortality. A name comparable to such greats as Isaac Newton, Abraham Lincoln, and Superman. A man who seemingly has conquered every aspect of the entertainment industry as we know it. With multiple musical hits spanning several decades, an iconic hugely popular sitcom, and with countless blockbusters, Will Smith is part of an elite group of people who have been able to enjoy success in the three major entertainment categories within the United States. Not since the discovery of fire has the world been so captivated, not since the invention of the wheel has the world seen such success, and not since the days of the bible has the world experienced such perfection. “…Jesus has gone away to heaven, and some day, just as He went, He will return!” (Acts 1:10-11, TLB). These words insight hope, hope that maybe after 2000 years the savior has finally returned in the form of a fine piece of chocolate, better known as Will Smith. If not the messiah, it is safe to conclude that God had created Will for a much more important reason than is even possible to conceive by any living being. His rise to fame, compelling, his music, timeless, his movies, groundbreaking, and his life, nothing short of amazing. Follow as you are taken from West Philadelphia all the way to the very pinnacle of stardom.
In West Philadelphia born and raised, on the playground is where he spent most of his days, just chillin’ out, maxin’, relaxin’ all cool, and all shootin’ some b-ball outside of the school, the legend starts with the planet earth receiving the gift of Willard Christopher “Will” Smith Jr. on September 25th, 1968. Born to the modest Caroline, a simple Philadelphia School Board Worker, and to a refrigeration engineer, Willard Christopher Smith Sr. By the age of thirteen, his parents,…...

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