Will & Jada Pinkett Smith Sell New Sitcom Starring Romeo Santos!

Romeo Santos career continues to explode! Aside from his highly anticipated solo album due out next month, news broke yesterday that the former Aventura front man was tapped for a new ABC comedy spearheaded by Will and Jada Pinkett Smith. the   

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The yet untitled comedy is centered on a Dominican American (played by the 30-year-old Santos) from New York City who find himself torn between the demands of his traditional, immigrant father and his own vision of the American Dream. The project is slightly based on Romeo’s real relationship with his father.

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The Smiths will serve as executive producers and Chris Pappas and Mike Bernier (Unhitched, One Night Stan) will write and produce the show. More Latino on television is always good news so we can’t wait to see what happens!