Season 1, Episode 2 Bang the Drum Ashley
First Aired: September 17, 1990
Will (Will Smith) becomes instrumental in convincing fledgling violinist Ashley to march to the beat of a different drummer. Madame Chatchka: Bette Ford. Ashley: Tatyana M. Ali. Philip: James Avery. Jazz: Jeff Townes.
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- Premiered: September 10, 1990
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: 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. (more)