Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith have been married for greater than 20 years and at varied factors in that timeline, had been deemed “couples’ goals” by many. Neither have been shy in regards to the challenges they’ve confronted of their marriage or in previous relationships, together with getting their blended household on one accord.
Pinkett Smith and Smith’s ex-wife Sheree Zampino famously get alongside effectively and deal with one another as household. In reality, a latest Red Table Talk episode options Zampino serving to out with the vacation cooking.
As the mom of Will Smith’s firstborn, Trey, she admitted issues weren’t all the time so peachy with Pinkett Smith, however famous they each made efforts to start out issues off on the best foot.
Zampino discussed her bond with the Smith household whereas showing on a reunion present for Hollywood Exes and shared a hilarious anecdote about her son’s first assembly with Pinkett Smith.
The ladies of ‘Hollywood Exes’ reunited
Remember Hollywood Exes on VH1? The present solely aired for 3 seasons however featured the ex-wives of A-list celebrities.
Zampino appeared on the collection alongside Nicole Murphy (Eddie Murphy), Shamicka Lawrence (Martin Lawrence), Mayte Garcia (Prince), Shanna Moakler (Travis Barker), Andrea Kelly (R. Kelly), and Jessica Canseco. The latter solely stayed on for one season.
Considered a constructive illustration of girls on actuality TV, Hollywood Exes gave viewers a peek inside their friendships and former unions with their well-known exes. On Nov. 24, VH1 aired a reunion particular that introduced all the women—apart from Canseco—again collectively six years after the collection ended.
Zampino gave an replace about her life but additionally got here clear with a pair tales about Will Smith and spouse Jada.
RELATED: ‘Red Table Talk’: Are Will Smith and His Ex-Wife Sheree Zampino Friends Now?
Sheree Zampino regifted an merchandise to Jada Pinkett Smith
Zampino praised each Will and Jada Pinkett Smith as co-parents and stated she thought of all of them to be poster kids for a loving, blended household. When requested how issues went when her ex first began relationship Pinkett Smith, she admitted she didn’t like her.
However, Zampino defined that they established a stage of belief and “allyship” when her then-3-year-old son Trey was set to fulfill Jada for the primary time one weekend.
“Will told me and I wasn’t happy. I wasn’t happy because I didn’t like his choice. But I wouldn’t have liked anybody at that point,” she stated.
Zampino shared that after her son returned house from spending time along with his dad and Pinkett Smith, he instructed her he actually preferred her. When host Jeannie Mai requested Zampino how that felt, she replied it felt good as a result of it proved Jada handled him effectively.
“Now the part that didn’t feel good was when he wanted to buy her a present,” she admitted. “Now, I confess this—I could not bring myself to buy her anything so I regifted something that was brand new. It was a candle or something. I put it in a bag, and I got a card,” a laughing Zampino stated.
She purchased the cardboard and wrote a be aware to Pinkett Smith that learn, “Thank you for making such a great impression on my son.” From there, Zampino helped set the tone for his or her amicable relationship.