‘I could see myself falling in love with a woman’ – Willow Smith on her sexuality

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Singer / TV Personality Willow Smith attends the premiere of Disney's "Aladdin". Photographed by Paul Archuleta
Singer / TV Personality Willow Smith attends the premiere of Disney's "Aladdin". Photographed by Paul Archuleta
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The actress and singer came out as bisexual in 2019 and has now admitted that whilst she’s never been in love with a woman before, she feels like it could happen in her future.

Willow made her comments during an episode of ‘Red Table Talk’. Her mother, Jada Pinkett Smith, and grandmother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris, also both said they have thought of romantically connecting with women before but were unable to.

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“Of course, you think about it, but I never had that attraction. I couldn’t get there; it just wasn’t for me,” Adrienne said. Jada replied saying, “It wasn’t for me either. I love being amongst women, but I never could connect to women romantically. It’s not to say it couldn’t be; you just never know. I could see Willow falling in love with a woman one day.”

Willow agreed, admitting she has had very strong feelings for women in the past.

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“I don’t feel like I’ve been in love with a woman just yet, but I definitely feel like it could happen. Because I’ve had very strong feelings for women before,” Willow added.

The trio then moved on to talk about “experimentation” in the bedroom, and Adrienne revealed she has always been interested in having a threesome but was “raised with all that guilt and shame around sex”, so she has never dared to try it.

“I know I’ve thought about a threesome might be really enjoyable, but how I was raised with all that guilt and shame around sex … I definitely didn’t have that freedom to consider it as far as love is concerned. It just seems like, sexually, it would be extremely pleasurable,” Adrienne added.

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