Comedian-cum-actor Kevin Hart has been cast to play the role of Garey Coleman in the popular 80’s sitcom Different strokes.
The upcoming sitcom is said to be performed infront of a live studio audience.
The program is set to air in December as Hart stars opposite John Lithgow as Mr. Drummond while Damon Wayans takes on the role of Willis Jackson.
The original series ran on NBC between 1978 and 1985 before being acquired by ABC for one more season while “The Facts of Life” ran from 1979 to 1988.
The first show featured brother Arnold and Willis, who were adopted by rich, white businessman Phillip Drummond while “Facts” served as a spinoff of the series centered on the family’s housekeeper, Edna Garrett as she worked with a group of girls at a boarding school.