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The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

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.

Premiered: September 10, 1990

Rating: TV-PG

User Rating:4.44 out of 5 (237 ratings)

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Jimmy Fallon's <em>Fresh Prince of Bel Ai</em>r intro

Watch Jimmy Fallon's Perfect Spoof of the Fresh Prince Opening

Jimmy Fallon and his Tonight Show crew have opted to escape the New York winter and bring the show out to sunny Los Angeles for a week. Photos: Celebrities with their pets! What better way to explain the location shift than with a parody of the Fresh… Read more

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I, Done, Part 2 Season 6, Episode 24 May 20, 1996 $1.99

In the poignant series finale, the Banks family prepares to move away from California and Will confronts his lack of achievements since he moved in with them.

I, Done, Part 1 Season 6, Episode 23 May 20, 1996 $1.99

As the Banks children prepare to leave home, Will realizes that he has no plans for his future. Phil announces that he plans to sell the house.

Eye, Tooth Season 6, Episode 22 May 13, 1996 $1.99

WILLIAM SHATNER agrees to appear on Hilary's show--until Will and Carlton almost ruin everything. Ashley wants to move to New York.

I, Stank Hole in One Season 6, Episode 21 May 6, 1996 $1.99

Carlton regrets allowing Will to be Phil's golf partner in a tournament. Hilary co-hosts a television show with REGIS PHILBIN.

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Sun May 31 1:24am
You'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.

Sun May 31 2:00am
The 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.

Sun May 31 2:36am
The 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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DWTS' Season 19 Cast Includes Tommy Chong, Carlton from Fresh Prince, Lolo Jones

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  • Premiered: September 10, 1990
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • User Rating:4.44 out of 5 (237 ratings)
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  • 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)

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