Released Date
December 15, 2006
Distributor
Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Genre
Drama
Rating
PG-13
Budget
$55,000,000
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$163,566,459 + $143,561,166 = $307,127,625
53

Will Smith

as Chris Gardner

23

Jaden Smith

as Christopher Gardner

63

Dan Castellaneta

as Alan Frakesh

48

Thandie Newton

as Linda Gardner

68

Kurt Fuller

as Walter Ribbon

1953-2020

Esther Scott

as Shelter Worker

1923-2018

James Karen

as Martin Frohm

About The Pursuit of Happyness

A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional career.

About

A struggling salesman tries to provide for his son. The film was nominated for an Academy Award. 

Trivia

Will Smith was coached to learn how to solve a Rubik's cube in under two minutes. Will Smith's son is played by his real-life son, Jaden Smith