Is the Fresh Prince of Bell Air coming back to our screens ? the making of a star

Published On August 15, 2015 » 473 Views» By Darren Dimmick » News, TV
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In 1990 Will Smith propelled him self in to our lives on the NBC comedy series ‘The Fresh Prince of Bell Air’, and after nearly 20 years of it being off our screens could the Fresh Prince return.

At 22 years old Will Smith was an unknown on TV but had already won a Grammy at the mere age of 18 for his track Summertime.   When NBC approached him in 1990 about his own sitcom it was unknown then that the young rapper would go on to be one of the most successful actor of his generation.

It has now been revealed that plans are currently under way to revive the hit 90’s comedy series, with Will Smith as executive producer.

Although Smith will be behind the scenes he will not be starring, it is said that the show it expected to keep to its original roots and be based about a young teenage boy who moves from West Philadelphia to Los Angela’s.

James Avery who played Uncle Phil in the hit series sadly died in 2013.

It has not been said whether or not some of the other favorites from the show including Alfonso Riberio character ‘Carlton’ would return in any capacity.

At present no network has picked up the series, but NBC Entertainment chairman Robert Greenblatt has already stated that he would ” be happy to talk to Will about it”.

More on this as we have it.

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