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Will Smith To Produce New Year’s Eve TV Special

Will Smith To Produce New Year’s Eve TV Special

Will Smith is
now planning to get into the New Year’s Eve special business.

Reports are
that Smith and his Overbrook Entertainment production company are currently
developing plans to produce a New Year’s Eve television special similar to the
that “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan
” program produced by Dick Clark Productions.

No firm details
about the show have been announced yet, but it’s known that the special is currently
being shopped around to networks, and that it will, of course, feature musical

The only firm
details is that the special will be set
in Miami, and will center around former
soccer player David Beckham, who is a long time friend of Smith’s. According to an insider “They want to do something with
Beckham and his focus on his Miami soccer team.

Whether the
special will be a one shot deal or a yearly event is as yet unknown.

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