Is Jaden Smith Dead? Fake News Circulates Online

Did actor Jaden Smith commit suicide? Is Jaden Smith dead? The rumor that the son of Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith, Jaden, committed suicide has gone viral on social media. The news was not true. In fact, the link that points to the news was not a legitimate source.

Users who clicked the link to the scam were directed to a popup message requesting permission from a Facebook app to post on their behalf.

Jaden Smith is alive! These clickbait stories about celebrity death hoaxes are common ways for apps to spread malware.