Will Smith & Jada Pinkett-Smith's Rise to Ultimate Power Couple

What marriage troubles? With love, support – and a lot of hit movies – the twosome have maintained their reign as one of Hollywood's hottest unions


In a groundbreaking move, the Academy Awards nominates three African-American actors for the top actor prizes at the 2002 event: Smith (for Ali), Denzel Washington (for Training Day) and Halle Berry (for Monster's Ball). Berry wins best actress, and Smith loses best actor to Washington but keeps the night in perspective. "I'm very happy that [black] roles are more available. I think blacks in Hollywood are advancing, however slowly," Smith tells Entertainment Weekly.