Chris' determination finally pays off when he lands an unpaid internship in a brutally competitive stockbroker-training program, where only one in twenty interns will make the cut. With self-confidence and the love and trust of his son, Chris Gardner rises above his obstacles to become a Wall Street legend. Christopher P. Will Smith stars in this moving tale inspired by the true story of Chris Gardner, a San Francisco salesman struggling to build a future for himself and his 5-year-old son Christopher (Jaden Smith). But without a salary, Chris and his son are evicted from their apartment and are forced to sleep on the streets, in homeless shelters and even behind the locked doors of a metro station bathroom. GardnerLouis D'Esposito, Teddy Zee, Mark Clayman, David AlperThandie Newton, Kurt Fuller, Dan Castellaneta, Will Smith, Jaden Christopher Syre Smith, James Karen, Brian HoweSteven ConradSteve Tisch, Jason Blumenthal, James Lassiter, Will Smith, Todd BlackGabriele Muccino When his girlfriend Linda (Thandie Newton) walks out, Chris is left to raise Christopher (Jaden Smith) on his own.
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