UPDATE: According to a Tweet from Lil Rel, Sinbad is set to play his dad in The TV pilot
From 1993 to 1994, Sinbad would star on his own show, The Sinbad Show at FOX. Now it appears the veteran comedian is headed back to the network as it has been revealed that Sinbad will be apart of Lil Rel Howery’s FOX pilot, REL. For those who haven’t been following, comedian Lil Rel is currently putting together a pilot series based on his life with Jerrod Carmichael attached as an executive producer.
Today, Lil Rel shared a picture of the cast on his Instagram, following the pilot’s first table read. In the picture, we would see Sinbad, newcomer Jordan L. Jones along with a few other actors who have yet to be officially announced. At this time it’s unclear as to Sinbad’s role in the project but we will keep you posted as more develops.