Will Smith is going to make a comedy special for Netflix, the streaming service announces.

In the hour-long special, hosted by Smith and in which he also appears, the actor and comedian receives several celebrity guests.

The show, which also includes music and sketches, can be seen worldwide via Netflix later this year.

Smith, 52, is also currently developing a

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

reboot.

The actor, who broke through internationally thanks to his role in that series in the 1990s, is working with producer Morgan Cooper on a new version that

will be called

Bel-Air

and of which the American streaming service Peacock has already ordered two seasons.

Will Smith will host and star in a variety comedy special (his first-ever!) for Netflix.Launching later this year, the hour-long special will include celebrity guests, noteworthy conversation, comedic sketches, musical performances, and more.

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AuthornetflixMoment of places19:30 - June 16, 2021