Will Smith Is Getting His Body Right in New Slate of YouTube Original Series
“I’m gonna be real wit’ y’all—I’m in the worst shape of my life,” Smith wrote in the caption. Well, as you know, Smith doesn’t do anything just because—on Tuesday, we realized this pic was part of a larger campaign to promote a new show on YouTube! In a six-part unscripted series, the 52-year-old actor-rapper will be taking us along on his fitness journey.
This announcement is actually part of YouTube’s big announcement, introducing us to its new slate of content, including an intimate docuseries with Alicia Keys celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut album Songs in A Minor.
Best Shape of My Life [working title] - Premieres next year
This new six-part fitness unscripted series from Westbrook Media and YouTube Originals is the story of Will Smith, looking up one day to find himself in middle age, rebuilding his body into the best shape of his life and getting his groove back along the way. This is the fun, funny, inspirational, wildly adventurous, and deeply entertaining story of Smith challenging himself to improve every aspect of his fitness, from agility to power to recovery and more, teaming up with guests including pro athletes, scientists and experts, and top YouTube creators.