‘Fresh Prince’ Reboot Coming To Peacock

Will Smith announced Tuesday on his YouTube Channel that the new series has been signed by Peacock, NBCUniversal’s streaming service. “We have just officially closed the deal with Peacock with an unprecedented two-season order from a pitch,” Smith said in the video, which shows him on a virtual call with others including writer/director Morgan Cooper, whose viral video inspired the new series.

Will And Jada Pinkett Smith Launch Media Venture

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Will and Jada Pinkett Smith are looking to expand their brands under a new corporate umbrella. The Hollywood power couple on Wednesday announced the launch of a new media venture. According to a statement, Westbrook Inc. will be a cross-platform holding company “formed to execute the Smith family’s global content and […]

Will Smith To Host ‘Kids’ Choice Awards’

NEW YORK (AP) — Will Smith will host Nickelodeon’s 25th-annual Kids’ Choice Awards. Nickelodeon announced Wednesday that 10-time winner Smith will host the March 31 ceremony from the Galen Center in Los Angeles. The show will air live on Nickelodeon. Smith calls the awards “the year’s liveliest, slimiest and most outrageous party for kids and […]

Will Smith Sets Up Chinese Crime Drama At Fox TV