Will Smith took to YouTube minutes ago that the pitched reimagined series of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air titled Bel-Air, based on the fan film by Morgan Cooper, has landed at streaming service Peacock after a very competitive situation, as well as announcing that Peacock have given a two-season order.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Paramount Pictures are developing a remake of the John Hughes 1987 comedy Planes, Trains and Automobiles, with Will Smith and Kevin Hart set to star.
Deadline is reporting that Bel-Air, a popular fan film based on the 1990’s comedy series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, is now being developed as an hour-long drama series from Morgan Cooper and Will and Jada Pinkett Smith’s Westbrook Studios, which is currently being pitched to streamers and drawing strong interest in the marketplace.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that Apple Studios have secured the largest film festival acquisition deal in film history by acquiring the world rights to Emancipation, the action thriller with Antoine Fuqua directing and Will Smith starring.
Deadline is exclusively reporting that one of the hottest film packages that will be at the upcoming Cannes virtual Market will be Emancipation, a Willam N. Collage scripted thriller with Antoine Fuqua attached to direct and Will Smith attached to star.
Deadline is reporting that Showtime is developing a limited half-hour anthology series from Kanye West, with Jaden Smith attached to star and executive produce, called Omniverse.