Willard Christopher "Will" Smith (born September 25, 1968) is an American rapper/actor best known for his role in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and in the 1996 blockbuster, Independence Day. In the Men in Black film series, Will Smith portrays new recruit Agent J. To increase the hype about Men in Black (film) he released Men in Black (song), a rap song about the MiB. The song was also used in Men in Black: The Series. Smith has also been hinted at doing a song for Men in Black III.