The beautiful >Jada Pinkett Smith was honored at the 2015 Black Girls Rock award ceremony for her work in entertainment and inspiring young women to also pursue their goals.
The actress, philanthropist, wife and mother was also honored by her husband and actor, Will Smith, for her achievements on and off screen.
During the actor’s speech to his wife, and before presenting her with her award, he spoke on how much he’s watched his wife grow in the twenty years they’ve been together and the tremendous loss he felt at the thought of losing her.
Watch and listen below to hear more of what the actor had to say about his wife and honoree.
Now watch and listen to the actress’ speech below.
Black Girls Rock was founded by philanthropist and celebrity DJ Beverly Bond, to celebrate women of color in the fields of entertainment, politics, medicine and education.
Sweethearts, were you able to watch the annual Black Girls Rock ceremony this year, and if so, what were some of your thoughts? Were you moved by Smith’s speech?