Adrian Holmes might look nothing like The Contemporary Prince of Bel-Air‘s unique Uncle Phil, however he is positive bought Will Smith‘s approval.
The Bel-Air star stopped by E! Information’ Day by day Pop on Friday, Feb. 18 to speak all concerning the new Peacock sequence—a reimagined model of the beloved sitcom set in modern-day America—revealing that Will, an govt producer on the brand new present, has been supporting him each step of the way in which.
“He signed his ebook, truly, for me,” Adrian recalled. “And he wrote, ‘To Adrian, I really like the way you’re filling these sneakers, Will.’ I used to be identical to, ‘Wow.’ That was the best seal of approval proper there, and validation from him.”
The pair additionally met on the Bel-Air premiere, the place Adrian stated Will took him apart and stated, “You are killing it, brother.”
“It is a dream, you realize?” Adrian continued. “You develop up on this enterprise, and also you simply need to work and get to a spot the place you may degree up on a platform the place you may actually have an effect on and encourage and create change, and I believe that is what this present goes to do.”