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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to be rebooted as gritty drama

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air to be rebooted as gritty drama

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In west Philadelphia born and raised, on the playground was where he spent most of his days...Now The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air - played by Will Smith in the beloved 90s sitcom - is coming back in a reboot.But this time the story of the streetwise teen who moves in with his upper-class uncle and aunt will not be a comedy, according to US reports.The new version will be based on a viral YouTube trailer that reimagined the series as a hard-hitting drama.Smith is working on the series with Morgan Cooper, who created the alternative trailer last year.At the time, the actor praised the trailer as a "brilliant idea, the dramatic version of The Fresh Prince for the next generation".Smith's company Westbrook Studios will make it with Unive...