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Netflix Preps New Kids & Family Original


Details have been revealed for The Prince of Peoria, a new live-action show that is being produced by Netflix.

The Prince of Peoria centers on Emil, a 13-year-old prince from a wealthy island kingdom who travels to the U.S. to live incognito as an exchange student and begins an unlikely friendship with an overachiever named Teddy.

The 16-episode multi-camera series is being executive produced by Sharla Sumpter Bridgett alongside showrunners Nick Stanton and Devin Bunje.

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