Jada Pinkett Smith Lays It All Out On The Red Table Recalling A Time When She Had Suicidal Thoughts
By: Brianna Wigfall
Jada Pinkett Smith talks about very personal topics on her Red Table Talk Facebook show on Monday’s and a clip from the new episode is shocking. She talks about the dark place she was in mentally during the beginning stages of her career. She says it got to a point where she didn’t want to be alive anymore.
“I would say for me I had an emotional break down that definitely I feel like, affected my mental stability,” she said. “I had gotten to LA and gotten a certain amount of success and realized that that wasn’t the answer. That wasn’t going to make everything okay, actually, it made things worse.”
Jada had the candid moment with her mother, Adrienne Banfield-Jones, and her daughter, Willow, while admitting that her mental health was at it’s lowest.