LOS ANGELES. Will Smith will present his own television programme, in the key comic and in collaboration with comedians veterans, Las Vegas (Nevada, USA), a city that will host the format produced for the new platform of “streaming” Quibi.
This is the last signing of the new content service, which, under the brand Quibi, issue series and programs of short duration and will start from its release with formats featuring stars such as Demi Lovato, Jennifer Lopez, Kristen Bell, Tracy Morgan, and Alex Rodriguez.
The program Will Smithin particular, it will be called “This Joka” and in its 16 episodes invite comedians “promising and veterans” to “explore the nature of the comedy and its unique ability to bring people together”, said this Thursday in an exclusive the specialized Deadline.
Recorded primarily in Las Vegas, the series will include monologues to the audience, interviews and reports in which they will visit the scenes between the scenes of other shows that are characteristic of the city’s leisure and play emblematic of the united States.
In addition to submission, Smith will also be the producer of this format through her own company, Westbrook Studios, founded by the actor and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith. The comedians who will participate in the program are Baron Vaughn, Megan Gailey, Punkie Johnson, Sean Patton, Rosebud Baker, Shane Torres, Clayton English, Christi Chiello, and Vanessa Gonzalez, among others.
Quibi is a future platform of “streaming” designed for mobile devices, with content of short duration, it will launch April 6, 2020. Among other programs, its catalogue includes a new series of the british actress Sophie Turner, who rose to fame playing Sansa Stark in “Game of Thrones” and that star next to the american Corey Hawkins (“Survive”).
The stars Jennifer Lopez, Kristen Bell, Tracy Morgan, and Alex Rodriguez will be participating in another format called “Thanks a Million” a competition reality show that will divide a million dollars.
Also Demi Lovato will be inaugurated as host of another television program in which interview famous and experts in different topics under the title “Pillow Talk”.