Jada Pinkett Smith is an open ebook. Since the May 2018 launch of her Facebook Watch present, Red Table Talk, the actress has opened as much as her 6 million followers — and counting — about every thing from her marriage to Will Smith to their blended household to her psychological well being.
“I guess at this point in my life, I’ve really been doing a lot of interior work,” Pinkett Smith informed NPR in January 2019. “And I just realized that in part of my growth, the women and the people who had the courage to be very transparent with me with certain aspects of their journey really, really helped my journey tremendously. … And so I was like, ‘I really want to create conversation where people don’t have to feel like they’re alone.’ And whatever pieces individuals can take with them to make whatever changes they might feel is necessary for more happiness, more joy, more peace — I want to be part of that journey.”
Pinkett Smith hosts Red Table Talk along with her mom, Adrienne Banfield Norris, and her daughter, Willow Smith. In every episode, the three generations collect round a crimson desk (therefore the title) within the Smith household’s house within the Calabasas neighborhood of Los Angeles. Their visitors thus far have included Gabrielle Union, Tiffany Haddish, Leah Remini, Kid Cudi, Jordyn Woods and Ayesha Curry.
In a manner, the Girls Trip star finds herself taking over a therapist-like position because the collection’ important host.
“I’m not trying to get you to reveal anything you don’t want,” she defined to New York journal in June 2019. “I just want you to share that part of yourself on a deeper level. … You can’t come with just some ole fluff-fluff.”
Since its premiere, the speak present has grow to be Facebook Watch’s most profitable program. It even landed a 2019 Daytime Emmy nomination for Outstanding Talk Show Informative.
Keep scrolling to learn Pinkett Smith’s most surprising revelations from Red Table Talk: