Is film star Will Smith planning to produce a series revival of his 1990s sitcom "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air"? said Thursday Smith's production company, Overbrook Entertainment, is in the early stages of creating a pitch that the firm plans to shop around Hollywood sometime in the next few weeks.

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Smith, 46, would not star in the series but serve as an executive producer.

In the 1990-96 NBC show, he played a street-wise Philadelphia youth sent to live with his rich California relatives in order to stay out of trouble.