Kathie Lee & Hoda: Jada Pinkett Smith Interview
Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb welcome Jada Pinkett Smith, actress, writer, director, lead singer and mom or just call her super woman, to The Today Show.
Jada Pinkett Smith: Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted
Jada Pinkett Smith returns to her role as Gloria, the hippopotamus, on Madagascar 3: Eurpoe’s Most Wanted when it opens in theaters on June 8 2012. Being a petite woman herself, Jada can still see her own characteristics in Gloria, the big hippo on the screen. Madagascar 3 has an all-star cast, including Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, David Schwimmer and many more, however none of the stars see each other until the promotions start for the movie. All the actors record their lines separately.
Jada Pinkett Smith: Wicked Evolution
Hoda Kotb was not aware of this and had to Youtube her singing, but Jada Pinkett Smith is a rockstar. Currently, she is the lead singer of Wicked Evolution, a band formerly known as Wicked Wisdom. She has gone on tour with Britney Spears and has something special coming out this month. She is not telling what it is yet, but it is a song tied to her passion, so she will come back and talk about it.
Jada Pinkett Smith: New Annie Movie
Jada Pinkett Smith and her husband, Will Smith, will be producing a new movie version of Annie. Jada and Will are partnering with Roc Nation and Jay-Z, who will be doing the score for the movie. Willow Smith, the daughter of Jada and Will, will star in the new adaptation.
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith did the same thing with The Karate Kid, a classic that her and Will loved and remade starring their son, Jaden Smith. Jada and Will wanted to bring justice to The Karate Kid and now they want to do it with Annie. Jada said they want to take time to make sure the script is right and obviously Jay-Z is going to kill it with the music.
Jada Pinkett Smith: Life With Will Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith have been married for 15 years, but have somehow managed to keep their life theirs. Kathie Lee and Hoda say there are aspects of your lives that you want to have to yourself, otherwise you have nothing to come home to. Jada said Will is back at the hotel and they will be attending the premiere of Madagascar 3 tonight.