Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith
According to People, on December 11 in Oslo, Norway, Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith will co-host the 16th annual Nobel Peace Prize Concert. “Together they’ve had a global impact on the arts and philanthropy and will be excellent ambassadors for peace”, Geir Lundestad, secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee said about Smith and his wife. “The opportunity to recognize the laureate’s contributions to the world peace movement will be an awe-inspiring experience. We are both humbled and honored to take part in the Nobel Peace Prize Concert this year, and look forward to sharing the historic evening with artists and humanitarians from across the globe”, the two of them have responded in a statement.
This year, Wyclef Jean, Toby Keith and Donna Summer will also perform at the concert, the Norwegian Nobel Committee also reported.
The Peace Prize is given annually to the person or group who’s able to promote the global peace in the best way.
Last year the concert which honored former Finnish president Martti Ahtisaari was hosted by Michael Caine and Scarlett Johansson.
The 2009 laureate will be announced on Oct. 9.