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.

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Sat Apr 21 9:01am
Get a Job(Season 6, Episode 2) BET

To prove he's the best man for the job on Hilary's show, Will escorts a comedian's sister out on the town. Maurice/Jasmine: Chris Rock. Werner: Jim Meskimen. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Will: Will Smith. Ashley: Tatyana M. Ali.

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Sat Apr 21 9:32am
Bourgie Sings the Blues(Season 6, Episode 4) BET

The thrill is gone for Carlton, who can't handle another disappointment, let alone a Princeton interview. Pappy: B.B. King. Bradley: Kevin Brief. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Keesha: Yunoka Doyle. Kyle: Chalante Phifer.

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Sat Apr 21 10:02am
Script Formerly Known As...(Season 6, Episode 5) BET

Will books a dismissed juror (George Wallace) from the showbiz-madam case on Hilary's show, much to Philip's embarrassment. Philip: James Avery. Michelle: Monica Allison. Keesha: Yunoka Doyle. Jay Leno: Himself. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Will: Will Smith. Jaz (more…)

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Sat Apr 21 10:32am
Not I Barbecue(Season 6, Episode 6) BET

Will and Carlton's double date goes great---until the boyfriend (Jaime Cardriche) of one of the women shows up. Tiffany: Tamala Jones. Sandra: Garcelle Beauvais. Michelle: Monica Allison. Counselor: Darryl Sivad. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Will: Will Smith (more…)

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Mon Apr 23 7:00am
Not with My Cousin, You Don't(Season 6, Episode 7) BET

Will and Carlton "roam the intercom" system at home and overhear Ashley's private conversation---about sex. Jaleel White guests. Ashley: Tatyana M. Ali. Will: Will Smith. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Keesha: Yunoka Doyle. Janet: Nicole Bilderback.

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Mon Apr 23 7:30am
Viva Lost Wages(Season 6, Episode 8) BET

Carlton is on a roll at the gaming tables in Vegas with Will in tow---but the tables turn. Casino Manager: Wayne Newton. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Ashley: Tatyana M. Ali. Will: Will Smith.

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Mon Apr 23 8:00am
Talking Turkey(Season 1, Episode 12) VH1

A holiday visit from Will's taskmaster mother (Vernee Watson-Johnson) puts the kibosh on conspicuous consumption and puts the kids to work preparing Thanksgiving dinner. Ned: Jonathan Emerson. Will: Will Smith.

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Mon Apr 23 8:00am
There's the Rub(Season 6, Episode 9) BET

Hilary and Carlton volunteer at a homeless shelter on Thanksgiving, while the extended family fills up on holiday treats. Part 1 of two. Hattie: Virginia Capers. Vy: Vernee Watson-Johnson. Helen: Jenifer Lewis.

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Mon Apr 23 8:30am
Knowledge Is Power(Season 1, Episode 13) VH1

Will uses the knowledge that Hilary (Karyn Parsons) has dropped out of school to make her his personal gofer. Toni: Lisa Fuller. Kimmy: Sarah Buxton. Cindy: Beverly Jackson. Will: Will Smith. Philip: James Avery.

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Mon Apr 23 8:30am
I, Ooh, Baby, Baby(Season 6, Episode 11) BET

Hilary's show goes national, yet she longs for more to make her life complete---like a baby. Duane: Duane Martin. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Hattie: Virginia Capers. Julie: Rachel Andersen. Will: Will Smith. Jazz: Jeff Townes.

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Mon Apr 23 9:00am
Day Damn One(Season 1, Episode 14) VH1

Carlton is surprised when freshman Will (Will Smith) carves a cozy niche for himself at Bel-Air Academy. Dr. Oates: James Tolkan. Kellogg: Michael Weiner. Fellows: Jonathan Emerson. Simon: Patrick Van Horn.

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Mon Apr 23 9:30am
Deck the Halls(Season 1, Episode 15) VH1

Boxing champ Evander Holyfield appears as one of the Banks' neighbors, some of whom object to Will's garish Christmas decorations. Reagan Impersonator: John Roarke. Vic: Taylor Negron. Will: Will Smith.

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Mon Apr 23 10:00pm
Where There's a Will, There's a Way(Season 4, Episode 1) NIK

Will and Carlton settle into their new L.A. party pad, where Carlton brings the woman of his dreams---coed Jackie (Tyra). Part 1 of two. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Will: Will Smith. Latanya: Nichole Carter. Jazz: Jeffrey A. Townes.

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Mon Apr 23 10:30pm
Where There's a Will, There's a Way(Season 4, Episode 2) NIK

Conclusion. Will brings Carlton shocking news that Jackie (Tyra) is an old friend from Philly; and Hilary (Karyn Parsons) requests a "special" proposal from Trevor. Jazz: Jeffrey A. Townes. Will: Will Smith.

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Tue Apr 24 7:00am
Boxing Helena(Season 6, Episode 12) BET

When gym-savvy family members take Nicky for boxing lessons, Will gets kayoed by a boxer named Helena (Galyn Gorg). Joel: Jeff Maynard. Stan: Daniel Riordan. Nicky: Ross Bagley. Will: Will Smith.

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Tue Apr 24 7:30am
I, Clownius(Season 6, Episode 13) BET

A bomb-toting clown (Dorien Wilson) holds Philip hostage on the day of the showbiz madam's sentencing. Bree Walker: Herself. Det. Simms: Donald Welch. Philip: James Avery. Will: Will Smith. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro.

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Tue Apr 24 8:00am
Lucky Charm(Season 1, Episode 16) VH1

Will's slick tips and financial advice pay off in good luck for a superstitious client being wooed by Philip. Jameson: Tom O'Rourke. Leonard: Sandy Frank. Henry: John Petlock. Gladys: Diane Racine. Will: Will Smith.

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Tue Apr 24 8:00am
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do(Season 6, Episode 15) BET

Conclusion. Will and Carlton ensure that breaking up will be hard to do for Vivian and Philip. Helen: Jenifer Lewis. Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Philip: James Avery. Will: Will Smith. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro.

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Tue Apr 24 8:30am
Ethnic Tip(Season 1, Episode 17) VH1

A failing grade in history prompts Will to challenge a curriculum lacking in black history---and an instructor to teach it. Coach Smiley: Dave Florek. Armstrong: Edward Edwards. Chadney: Michael Landes. Will: Will Smith.

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Tue Apr 24 8:30am
I, Done(Season 6, Episode 23) BET

Family members are on the go, and everyone's "in the fast lane." Except for Will, who's stuck on life's "soft shoulder." Part 1 of two. Lady: Pat Crawford Brown. Mr. Clark: Christopher Kirby. Jazz: Jeffrey A. Townes.

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Tue Apr 24 9:00am
Young and the Restless(Season 1, Episode 18) VH1

A visit from Grandma (Virginia Capers) has the family scrambling to make her comfortable, but she'd rather attend a concert with Will. Will: Will Smith. Philip: James Avery. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro.

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Tue Apr 24 9:30am
It Had to Be You(Season 1, Episode 19) VH1

Will has girl problems after a date with Jazz's sister (Vivica A. Fox), who's ready to pick out her china pattern before the night is over. Jazz: Jeff Townes. Carlton: Alfonso Ribeiro. Hilary: Karyn Parsons. Will: Will Smith.

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Tue Apr 24 10:00pm
All Guts, No Glory(Season 4, Episode 3) NIK

Registration day finds Will signing up for no-brainer classes, plus one that might truly challenge him. Jeremy: Jim Meskimen. Denise: Kai Soremekun. Will: Will Smith. Jackie: Tyra.

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Tue Apr 24 10:30pm
Father of the Year(Season 4, Episode 4) NIK

While caring for Nicky, Will soon discovers he's a big man on campus with the women. Candace: Juliette Jeffers. Todd: David Coburn. Jake: James Gleason. Jackie: Tyra. Will: Will Smith.

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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)

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