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Jaden Smith Falls Victim to Death Hoax

March 25, 2011 (3:46 am) GMT
A representative for the actor son of Will Smith has slammed the rumors alleging that the leading star of 'The Karate Kid' has died in a snowboarding accident.
Jaden Smith

has become the youngest victim to another celebrity death hoax. A representative for the 12-year-old son of and was quick to put a brake on the swirling Internet rumors suggesting he has died in a snowboarding accident, insisting the child actor is well and alive.

Jaden's rep offered clarification to TMZ by simply stating, "It's absolutely not true." The leading star of "" is currently on a tour with his good friend and teen heartthrob . He himself has recently posted a tweet that read, "In Nottingham about to hit the stage with [Justin Bieber]."

The false report of Jaden's death came from Global Associated News. In the report, it was written, "Actor Jaden Smith is reported to have died shortly after a snowboard accident earlier today in Zermatt, Switzerland." The celebrity death hoax itself has claimed the lives of , , and .

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