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Jada Pinkett Smith’s ‘Red Table Talk’ Inks Three Year Deal with Facebook Watch

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Willow, Gammy and Jada host ‘Red Table Talk’ (Credit: Michael Becker)

*Facebook Watch has signed a three-year deal for more of Jada Pinkett Smith’sRed Table Talk” through 2022.

New episodes will stream on the platform through 2022 featuring hosts Jada, her daughter Willow and mother Adrienne Banfield Norris, also known as “Gammy.”

Facebook Watch has also greenlit a second “Red Table Talk” franchise from Smith and Westbrook Studios with “Red Table Talk: The Estefans,” featuring music icon and Grammy winner Gloria Estefan, her daughter and rising musician Emily Estefan and her niece and Daytime Emmy Award-winning Lili Estefan.

According to a press release, the three generations of women are bringing the Red Table to Miami for a new series of candid conversations about today’s most timely, social and personal issues with family, celebrity guests and experts. Smith and Gloria Estefan will both serve as executive producers.

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“I’m incredibly proud of ‘Red Table Talk,’ and thrilled to build upon this franchise with my family and with Gloria, Emily and Lili,” said Pinkett Smith. “‘Red Table Talk’ has created a space to have open, honest and healing conversations around social and topical issues, and what’s most powerful for me is hearing people’s stories and engaging with our fans in such a tangible way on the Facebook Watch platform.  I’m excited to see the Estefans put their spin on the franchise and take it to new places.

“Red Table Talk” has emerged as the go-to place to unpack the most compelling social issues of today, and no topic is off-limits as the women bring their own opinions, life experiences and headline generating topics to the table that are personal and resonate with their communities and fans.

“Red Table Talk” is produced by Westbrook Studios with Jada Pinkett Smith, Ellen Rakieten, Miguel Melendez and Jack Mori serving as executive producers.  

Ny MaGee
Ny MaGee is a screenwriter and freelance reporter from Chicago -- currently living in Los Angeles and covering A-list entertainment for various outlets, including Emmys.com. She has worked for: Miramax, MTV & VH1, The Jim Henson Company, Hallmark Channel, Paramount Pictures, and for iconic indie film producer Roger Corman.

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