The Contemporary Prince Of Bel-Air is ready to be rebooted in a whole new TV collection, studies say.
The basic, Will Smith-starring present turned 30 this 12 months, and the brand new reboot comes off the again of a video that went viral on YouTube final 12 months.
Again in March 2019, Morgan Cooper, a superfan of the present, made a trailer for what he’d think about a 2020s Contemporary Prince replace would seem like. After the video went viral, Cooper was contacted by Smith and, based on The Hollywood Reporter, plans for a Contemporary Prince reboot have been put into place nearly instantly.
Cooper is ready to co-write the script for the present, in addition to directing and being credited as a co-executive producer.
Will Smith will as soon as once more be on board, alongside authentic collection producers Quincy Jones and Benny Medina, with the present’s creators Andy and Susan Borowitz additionally returning as government producers.
Stories say that the showrunner for the reboot shall be Chris Collins, who has labored on The Wire, Sons Of Anarchy and extra), with Collins additionally co-writing the script with Cooper.
Various streaming companies are mentioned to have an interest within the reboot, together with Netflix and HBO Max, the latter of which presently hosts the unique present.
Earlier this 12 months, the forged of The Contemporary Prince of Bel-Air held a digital reunion to have fun 30 years of the present. The NBC collection ran for six seasons from 1990 till Might 1996. It starred Smith as a fictionalised model of himself, a youngster from West Philadelphia who is shipped to maneuver in together with his rich uncle and aunt of their Bel Air mansion after getting right into a struggle in his hometown.