Bel-Air is bringing in a couple of new stars for the third season. Deadline reports the rapper turned-actor Vic Mensa and Alycia Pascual-Peña are boarded to the reimagining of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air series on Peacock. The new cast members will have recurring roles of Quentin (Mensa) and Amira (Pascual-Peña). Notably, there isn’t much intel on how they will impact the story, but they will be coming into a series that is arguably one of the biggest success stories on Peacock.
Bel-Air stars Jabari Banks, Adrian Holmes, Coco Jones, Akira Akbar, Jimmy Akingbola, Cassandra Freeman, Olly Sholotan, Jordan L. Jones, and Simone Joy Jones. Justin Cornwell, Karrueche Tran, and Jovian Wade are returning in recurring roles.
Creator of the original viral trailer Morgan Cooper and Will Smith executive produce along with series showrunner and writer Carla Banks Waddles. Also serving as executive producers are Terence Carter, James Lassiter, and Miguel Melendez, including original sitcom producers Benny Medina, Quincy Jones, and Andy & Susan Borowitz. Andy Reaser is also an executive producer with JaNeika James and JaSheika James. Production companies are Westbrook Studios and Universal Television.