‘Bel-Air’ is a dramatic retelling of the 90s sitcom ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ which starred Will Smith in his first-ever on-screen role.
‘Bel-Air’ is currently slated for release in 2022 on Peacock. The exact date is yet to be revealed.
Cast and creators
- Jabari Banks
- Adrian Holmes
- Olly Sholotan
- Cassandra Freeman
- Jimmy Akingbola
Directed by: Morgan Cooper
Written by: Morgan Cooper, Chris Collins
“Set in modern-day America, Bel-Air is a serialized one-hour dramatic analogue of the 90’s sitcom that leans into the original premise: Will’s complicated journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to the gated mansions of Bel-Air.”
The series is being developed from a short fan film written and directed by Morgan Cooper, which was uploaded on YouTube on March 10, 2019.
Will Smith voices a dramatic reading of the original theme song, while Jabari Banks pays homage to Smith’s original character.
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