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Born: September 25, 1968 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Profession: Music ...
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1981:
Began collaborating on rap music with musician Jeffrey Townes (aka 'DJ Jazzy Jeff').
1986:
Appeared in his first film, a bit part as a pollster in "The Imagemaker."
1988:
Released the double album <i>He's the DJ, I'm the Rapper</i> with DJ Jazzy Jeff.
1988:
Produced and performed song "Jazzy's in the House" for feature "License to Drive."
1992:
Landed his first significant role in a feature film in "Where the Day Takes You."
1997:
Teamed with Tommy Lee Jones in the comedy "Men in Black," directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.
1998:
With childhood friend James Lassiter, formed Overbrook Entertainment, which soon landed a production deal at Universal.
1998:
Played a labor lawyer targeted by government agents in the thriller "Enemy of the State," marking his first screen appearance opposite Jon Voight.
1999:
Reteamed with Sonnenfeld to portray James West in the big screen version of "Wild Wild West."
2000:
Played a mysterious golf caddy in the period drama "The Legend of Bagger Vance," co-starring Matt Damon and directed by Robert Redford.
2002:
Reteamed with Tommy Lee Jones for "Men in Black II."
2004:
Guest starred on an episode of the UPN comedy "All Of Us," which he also executive produced.
2004:
Voiced the character of Oscar in the animated feature "Shark Tale."
2006:
Produced and co-starred with real life son Jaden Smith in "Pursuit of Happyness," a true rags-to-riches story based on the life of Chris Gardner, earning Smith Golden Globe, SAG, and Oscar nominations.
2008:
Co-starred with Charlize Theron in the superhero-themed "Hancock."
2008:
Played a suicidal IRS agent trying to help seven strangers in the drama "Seven Pounds."
2008:
Was nominated for the 2008 People┬┐s Choice Award for Favorite Male Star.
2012:
Reprised his role of Agent J in "Men in Black III," re-teaming with director Barry Sonnenfeld and co-star Tommy Lee Jones.

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