Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Donald Glover (also known as Childish Gambino) will be starring in a new version of the 2005 film Mr. & Mrs. Smith, which included Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie in the titular roles.
Mr. & Mrs. Smith Reboot With Phoebe Waller-Bridge And Donald Glover
What will be different this time around is that it will be a series on Amazon Prime Video. It's currently expected for a 2022 release date. The pair announced the exciting news via their Instagram stories!
The show's creator is Francesca Sloane, who was the writer and producer of the hit series Atlanta, which also starred Donald Glover. Atlanta has received multiple awards, including Golden Globes for Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy and Best Actor in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy for Glover. We can only imagine how great the combination of Sloane's and Glover's work will be this time around!
Meanwhile, Phoebe also has her own earned awards, respectively. She, too, has won Golden Globes for Fleabag: Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy and Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. Both Glover and Waller-Bridge will also be executive producers of the series.
Having received the same awards under the same category, we're highly anticipating this new version of Mr. & Mrs. Smith!