Willow Camille Reign Smith arrived on Halloween evening within the yr 2000, to father Will Smith and mom Jada Pinkett Smith. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Willow is the youngest of three kids and has all the time gravitated in direction of the highlight. In a 2007 chat with Collider, Will Smith revealed that Willow was impressed to behave at simply 6 years previous after seeing her brother Jaden’s first efficiency on the massive display. “I believe an enormous a part of it’s most likely Jaden. After ‘The Pursuit of Happyness’ and she or he noticed what Jaden did, she thought, ‘I would like that.'” Nonetheless, her father admits that regardless of the expertise that runs within the household, Willow’s charisma and confidence is all Willow. “You type of do not work with Willow, you’re employed for Willow,” the Oscar winner joked. “With Willow, she simply loves it … She simply needs it, she has a drive, an vitality, and she or he simply connects to human emotion.”
In 2008, Willow made her characteristic movie debut as Countee in “Package Kittredge: An American Woman Thriller” alongside Abigail Breslin. Shortly after, rumor unfold that she can be within the fashionable remake of “Annie,” however she declined the supply as a consequence of her “instinct,” as she defined to Teen Vogue in 2014. “To be sincere, one thing inside me was simply, like, ‘Do not’. I am very linked with my instinct.” The movie was introduced in early 2011 with Willow because the lead, however the function finally went to Quvenzhané Wallis.