At 16, Will is the epitome of young, Black, and gifted. When a confrontation on a West Philly basketball court forces him out of town to live with his relatives in Bel-Air, he must adapt to the insular and rarefied world of privilege.
In his 40s, full of life and ambition, Phil has money, a beautiful family, and security within the Bel-Air bubble. He was the youngest person to be made partner at his law firm, but now that he’s made his riches, he feels called to do more.
In her 40s, smart, artistic, worldly, warm and sophisticated; yet under the surface, Viv still has elements of a free-spirited, wild child from Philly. She walked away from a promising art career to focus on raising her children.
In her early 20s, Hilary is the oldest of the Banks siblings. She’s an aspiring high-end culinary influencer with impeccable fashion sense, but behind the flawless make-up and chic persona is a strong, caring young woman with a brilliant mind.