Will Smith is bringing The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air BACK!



by Ellie Henman |
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We can’t quite believe we’re writing this. But we are. And we’re incredibly happy to tell you – Will Smith is producing a reboot of The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air. OMFG.

Unfortunately Will won’t be reprising his leading role in the hit 90’s sitcom but will be staying firmly behind the camera as a producer.


According to TV Line, Will’s company Overbrook Entertainment is in the early stages of developing the reboot, which will be putting a fresh spin on the original series.

They claim the pitch is close to being completed and that in the upcoming weeks will be touted to various outlets.

The show originally ran for six seasons on NBC before it ended in 1996. If it’s on air by next year, it would make a VERY nice 20th anniversary surprise.


90s fashion you wore but probably shouldn't have

Bindis1 of 20


Extra points for teaming with multiple buns

Anything with a Yin and Yang2 of 20

Anything with a Yin and Yang

Extra points for wearing with Jamaican flag-inspired beads

Baja hoodies3 of 20

Baja hoodies

Extra points for wearing while lighting incense sticks

Tattoo chokers4 of 20

Tattoo chokers

Extra points if you had glow in the dark versions

Bandanas5 of 20


Extra points for wearing as a boob tube

Zig zag hair bands6 of 20

Zig zag hair bands

Extra points if you're David Beckham

Black PVC macs7 of 20

Black PVC macs

Extra points if you were light as a feather, stiff as a board

Shag bands8 of 20

Shag bands

Extra points if your parents didn't confiscate the black ones

Buckets hats9 of 20

Buckets hats

Extra points if you're named after a type of tree

Scrunchies10 of 20


Extra points for wearing during a modern dance competition

Butterfly clips11 of 20

Butterfly clips

Extra points if your scalp didn't bleed while removing these guys

The 'Rachel' haircut12 of 20

The 'Rachel' haircut

Extra points if you lived in a lilac apartment in New York

Cat eye sunglasses13 of 20

Cat eye sunglasses

Extra points if these had absolute no chance of protecting your corneas from the sun

Mood rings14 of 20

Mood rings

Extra points for it constantly being a murky brown colour

Curtains15 of 20


Extra points if they were greasy

Flowery hats16 of 20

Flowery hats

Extra points if teamed with a suede waistcoat and/or double denim

Buffalo boots17 of 20

Buffalo boots

Extra points if you didn't end up in A&E while wearing these

Flannel shirts18 of 20

Flannel shirts

Extra points if teamed with shell chokers and/or Converse

Long denim skirts19 of 20

Long denim skirts

Extra points if they dragged in puddles

Dungarees20 of 20


Extra points if you were not a painter and decorator

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