Lil Rel Howery is bringing a comedy about his own life to Fox. Rel follows the Get Out alumn as he tries to get his life back together.
Rel centers on Lil Rel, a prideful, self-made success who lives by the code to “always believe in yourself and great things will come,” finds that attitude put to the test when he learns his wife is having an affair with his own barber. He tries to rebuild his life post-divorce as a long-distance single father on the West Side of Chicago on a quest for love, respect, and a new barber.
The series will also star Sinbad as Rel’s father. Jerrod Carmichael, the comedian, actor, and writer behind The Carmichael Show, will serve as the show’s executive producer.
Check out the trailer above.