American actress Jada Pinkett Smith talked about her relationship with August Alsina. While talking to Smith on her Facebook show Red Table Talk, she admitted to husband Will Smith that she did have a relationship with August Alsina.
The couple has been married since 1997 and shared two children. They currently back together after a break-up. She and husband Smith wanted to do the show to clear up the speculation floating after the interview of August Alsina.
27-years old singer disclosed that he and actress Jada both were in relationship and Smith has given the blessing to both for their relationship.
During her chat show, Jada said: “All the stuff that’s going on in the press I felt it is important to come to the table to clear the air.”
She added: “It was about four years ago I started a friendship with August. We actually became really really good friends.”
Jada disclosed that all of this started when she helped August in her difficult time. He was really sick and that time was also difficult for Jada because she and Smith were going through a difficult time.
Smith said at that time Jada struggled to do what makes her happy and he struggled to make himself happy. He said: “I really felt like we could be over.”
Jada responded: “We were over. When time went on I got into a different kind of entanglement with August.”
“I want to get clear about and clean up one of the things that was kind of swirling in the press about Smith giving permission. The only person that could give permission is me,” she added.
48-years old actress than talked about August that when he said that Smith gave his permission. He was probably trying to communicate and wanted to make it clear that he is not a homewrecker.
Jada said she was in a lot of pain and broken during the relationship. She and Will tried everything to get away from each other only to realize that wasn’t possible.
48-years old mother-of-two revealed that during her journey she learned a lot about herself. She was able to confront a lot of emotional immaturities, emotional insecurity. She was able to heal herself during her journey.
Pinkett Smith said her relationship with August ended. She has not spoken to the Alsina in years. She and her husband Will Smith has gotten to a place of unconditional love.