Jada Pinkett Smith is ready to reveal the intimate details of her marriage. Dey Street Books will publish the memoir yet untitled. Red Table Talk host in fall 2023. Pinkett Smith’s book “chronicles lessons learned in the course of a difficult but riveting journey — a rollercoaster ride from the depths of suicidal depression to the heights of personal rediscovery and the celebration of authentic feminine power,”According to a press release via People. “With no holds barred, Jada reveals her unconventional upbringing in Baltimore — from the child of two addicts to a promising theatre student and a violent interlude as a petty drug-dealer — followed by a parallel rise to stardom alongside her close friend 2Pac, then falling in love with and marrying Will Smith, and a joyous embrace of motherhood.”
The press release explains that the Girls Trip actress, 51, reveals how she was “in crisis at age 40” “recounts the excruciating choices she was forced to make to redefine her life in every way. “This book is a powerful work of art.” the synopsis shares, “Two unexpected love stories are the result of Jada’s complex marriage to Will Smith and the other with herself.” VP of Dey Street Books and editorial director Carrie Thornton said in a statement, “Jada pinkett Smith has had many labels and narratives imposed by the rest of the world. This is due to the realities of media and cultural roles placed upon women. “At the center of all the speculation and false stories is a woman who, like so many women, has had to reconcile her personhood with the needs of those she loves. This memoir is Jada giving the world her truth, taking readers on a journey from lost girl to woman warrior,”Thornton was also added. “It is my great honor to take that journey with her.”
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The Smiths were married in 1997. They have two children, Jaden Smith (24 years old) and Willow Smith (21 years). The Ali star also shares a 29-year-old son from his first marriage with ex-wife Sheree Zampino. The couple openly discussed their past as parents and together. The couple has spoken out about their past struggles as parents and partners. King Richard actor’s memoir, Will, was released last year and recounted a history of heated arguments that he and his wife had over the years.
Apart from being recognized in films like Reloaded: The Matrix, Pinkett Smith has also been outspoken about her struggles with depression and hair-loss disorder alopecia areata, the subject of Chris Rock’s infamous Academy Awards joke. Rock made the comparison between her shaved-head and Demi Moore’s in G.I. Jane, Smith shocked viewers by slapping Rock on the stage. A few months later, the on Red Table Talk, Pinkett Smith addressed the incident, saying she had received thousands of messages from people with alopecia areata after hearing about the incident. She hoped for reconciliation and also wished the best. “two intelligent, capable men”Find a way for you to heal.