Deadline reports that BET Networks has announced a deal with Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution to acquire a package of some of the most beloved comedy series of the 1990's.
Included in the mix will be favorites The Fresh Prince of Bel Air, Family Matters, Martin, The Jamie Foxx Show and The Wayan Bros., which will air on both BET and CENTRIC. Additionally it was announced that Viacom's sister network, Nick at Nite, will continue to air Warner Bros.' Full House, and Living Single will air on MTV2.
Fresh Prince of Bel Air originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. The show starred Will Smith as a fictionalized version of himself, a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who is sent to move in with his aunt and uncle in their wealthy Bel Air mansion, where his lifestyle often clashes with that of his relatives. The 148 episodes were broadcast over six seasons.
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