Actor Will Smith’s son Jaden has become the highest paid Hollywood child star after raking in 3 million dollars for his role in the remake of the 1984 movie,
The Karate Kid
The 12-year-old actor was reportedly paid a salary of one million dollars as an “up front” fee and another 2 million dollars bonus from the profits at the box office, reports the
Jaden has not just acted but has also sung the theme song,
Never Say Never
, alongside teen superstar Justin Bieber.
Jaden’s seven-figure salary has made him, by far, the highest paid amongst any of the young actors currently in Hollywood. Jaden, who is three-films-old, had started his acting career alongside his father in the flick,
The Pursuit Of Happiness.