Jaden Smith, son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett, The New ‘Karate Kid’

55039622Will Smith’s youngest son Jaden Smith is learning what it takes to defeat the Cobra Kais for a remake of the 1984 film, “The Karate Kid,” also starring Jackie Chan.

“I trained every day for four months with Master Wu [the film’s fight coordinator],” Jaden, 11, told People magazine. “We did a lot of stretching.”

In the movie, due in theaters June 11, Smith plays Dre Parker, the son of a single mom who moves them to China for work. Once there, he embraces the art of self-defense.


Pictured: Actor Will Smith (R) and son Jaden Smith arrive at the 17th annual MTV Movie Awards held at the Gibson Amphitheatre on June 1, 2008 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images).