James Avery

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  • Birth Name: James La Rue Avery
  • Birth Place: Pughsville, Virginia, United States
  • Died: December 31, 2013
  • Profession: Actor
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Fri Aug 18 6:00am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirNice Lady(Season 1, Episode 20) VH1

Will is on his best behavior for visiting royalty, which includes the seemingly demure Lady Penelope (Sherrie Krenn). Lord Fowler: William Glover. Otis: Tony Longo. Bouncer: William Upton. Tough: Melvin Jones. Will: Will Smith.

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Fri Aug 18 6:30am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirLove at First Fight(Season 1, Episode 21) VH1

A scholarship student (Jasmine Guy) is introduced to Will, opening up a new world of fun---to divert her from her studies. Will: Will Smith. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Vivian: Janet Hubert-Whitten. Geoffrey: Joseph Marcell.

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Fri Aug 18 10:30am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirBanks Shot(Season 1, Episode 22) VH1

Will crawls to Philip for help after sneaking out on the town and getting hustled by sleazy pool sharks. Charlie the Mack: J.D. Hall. Fred: Hugh Dane. Gloria: Angela Gordon. Louie: Jeff Chayette. Philip: James Avery.

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Fri Aug 18 11:00am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air72 Hours(Season 1, Episode 23) VH1

On a bet with Will, Carlton tries to survive in Jazz's rough neighborhood by parading as a financial consultant. Slick: Miguel Nunez. Jazz: Jeff Townes. Tiny: "Tiny" Lister Jr. Chuck: J'vonne Pearson. Will: Will Smith.

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Fri Aug 18 11:55am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirGrumpy Young Men(Season 5, Episode 4) BET

Will blasts Carlton for stealing his woman while on a double date, and their fight lasts for days. Valerie: Tembi Locke. Karen: JoNell Kennedy. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Will: Will Smith.

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Fri Aug 18 12:26pm
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirFresh Prince: The Movie(Season 5, Episode 5) BET

Will tells a tall tale about seeing a mob killing, then being placed in a witness-protection program in the backwoods of Alabama. McCoy: Dennis Burkley. Big Bertha: Rusty Schwimmer. O'Neill: Brad Garrett. Rufus: John Voldstad.

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Fri Aug 18 12:57pm
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirWill's Misery(Season 5, Episode 6) BET

Will may soon regret throwing out phony lines to reel in sorority pledges. Kareem Abdul Jabbar has a cameo. Lisa: Nia Long. Stephanie: Narcissa Marte. Big Ethel: Donayeis. Will: Will Smith. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Fri Aug 18 1:28pm
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirFather Knows Best(Season 5, Episode 7) BET

Ashley abandons her private-school education for the "real world" of public education, thanks to inspiration from Will. Ms. Sharpe: Renee Jones. Ashley: Tatyana M. Ali. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Will: Will Smith.

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Fri Aug 18 1:59pm
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirSoooooooul Train(Season 5, Episode 8) BET

A "Soul Train" reunion has Vivian recalling Philip's marriage proposal on the show years earlier. Don Cornelius appears as himself. Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Philip: James Avery. Lamont: Antonio Fargas. Will: Will Smith.

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Sat Aug 19 1:06am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirStop Will! In the Name of Love(Season 4, Episode 18) NIK

A Valentine's double date finds Will treating Ashley (Tatyana M. Ali) like a kid and Ashley demanding r-e-s-p-e-c-t. Samantha: Amy Hunter. Duane: Branford Marsalis. Will: Will Smith. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro.

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Sat Aug 19 1:39am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirYou'd Better Shop Around(Season 4, Episode 19) NIK

A job as a car salesman fattens Will's wallet and prompts him to quit college. Pete: Robert Guillaume. Vy: Vernee Watson-Johnson. Harrison: Mel Johnson Jr. Will: Will Smith.

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Sat Aug 19 2:12am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Ol' Ball and Chain(Season 4, Episode 20) NIK

Philip foots the bill when Jazz (Jeffrey A. Townes) decides to marry a jailbird (Karen Malina White) who moves in on Will. Philip: James Avery. Will: Will Smith. Bridesmaid: Johari Johnson.

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Sat Aug 19 2:45am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Harder They Fall(Season 4, Episode 21) NIK

An overprotective dad (John Witherspoon) takes Will flying to scare him out of getting too serious with his daughter (Cree Summer). Ranger Bob: Darryl Sivad. Ranger Franklin: Lance Reed. Will: Will Smith.

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Sun Aug 20 1:06am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Ol' Ball and Chain(Season 4, Episode 20) NIK

Philip foots the bill when Jazz (Jeffrey A. Townes) decides to marry a jailbird (Karen Malina White) who moves in on Will. Philip: James Avery. Will: Will Smith. Bridesmaid: Johari Johnson.

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Sun Aug 20 1:39am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirThe Harder They Fall(Season 4, Episode 21) NIK

An overprotective dad (John Witherspoon) takes Will flying to scare him out of getting too serious with his daughter (Cree Summer). Ranger Bob: Darryl Sivad. Ranger Franklin: Lance Reed. Will: Will Smith.

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Sun Aug 20 2:12am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirM Is for the Many Things She Gave Me(Season 4, Episode 22) NIK

An old flame (Pam Grier) visits Philip with her daughter (Elise Neal), then proceeds to put the moves on Will. David: William Thomas Jr. Philip: James Avery. Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Will: Will Smith. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Sun Aug 20 2:45am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirMother's Day(Season 4, Episode 23) NIK

Newlyweds Jazz and Jewel try to start a family, but it turns out they're going to need a little help---from Will. Jewel: Karen Malina White. Junior: Tarpon London. Jazz: Jeffrey A. Townes. Nurse: Pat Crawford Brown. Dana: Kenya Moore. Will: Will Smith.

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Mon Aug 21 1:06am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirM Is for the Many Things She Gave Me(Season 4, Episode 22) NIK

An old flame (Pam Grier) visits Philip with her daughter (Elise Neal), then proceeds to put the moves on Will. David: William Thomas Jr. Philip: James Avery. Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Will: Will Smith. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Mon Aug 21 1:39am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirMother's Day(Season 4, Episode 23) NIK

Newlyweds Jazz and Jewel try to start a family, but it turns out they're going to need a little help---from Will. Jewel: Karen Malina White. Junior: Tarpon London. Jazz: Jeffrey A. Townes. Nurse: Pat Crawford Brown. Dana: Kenya Moore. Will: Will Smith.

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Mon Aug 21 2:12am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirPapa's Got a Brand New Excuse(Season 4, Episode 24) NIK

Ben Vereen plays Will's long-lost father, who breezes into town and promises Will the moon, which angers an unforgiving Philip (James Avery). Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Mon Aug 21 2:45am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirFor Sale by Owner(Season 4, Episode 25) NIK

A stranger makes a generous offer for the Banks estate, which prompts the family to reminisce about their good times there. Donald Trump and Marla Maples have cameos. Ron: Tom Henschel. Philip: James Avery.

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Mon Aug 21 6:00am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air VH1

Between early success as a rapper and later on the big screen, Will Smith headlined this hit sitcom about a streetwise Philadelphia youth living with wealthy relatives in L.A. The cultural clashes that inevitably arose resulted in life lessons for all.

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Mon Aug 21 6:30am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air VH1

Between early success as a rapper and later on the big screen, Will Smith headlined this hit sitcom about a streetwise Philadelphia youth living with wealthy relatives in L.A. The cultural clashes that inevitably arose resulted in life lessons for all.

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Mon Aug 21 11:00am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air VH1

Between early success as a rapper and later on the big screen, Will Smith headlined this hit sitcom about a streetwise Philadelphia youth living with wealthy relatives in L.A. The cultural clashes that inevitably arose resulted in life lessons for all.

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  • Birth Name: James La Rue Avery
  • Birth Place: Pughsville, Virginia, United States
  • Died: December 31, 2013
  • Profession: Actor

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