Jada Pinkett and Will Smith have been married for 18 years (Dec 31, 1997). When asked about the secret of their enduring marriage despite all the breakup rumours, she said at the FOXpresentation for the Television Critics Association.
Your partner has to be your best, best friend. And he's my best friend. You have to have kind of a warrior mentality. You have to be a soldier for love, ‘You have to be able to withstand tough times and just because the tough times comes doesn't mean it's time stop. It means it's time to dig in.'We're going to be celebrating 20 years in two years, so we're starting to plan now for a big 20th year.