The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirLatest News and Opinion
Posted Monday 12/17/18 at 5:07PM EST
Alfonso Ribeiro sues claiming Fortnite and NBA2K ripped off his Fresh Prince Carlton Dance
The former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star has filed suit against Fortnite's Epic Games and NBA 2K's 2K games claiming both video game companies are using dances that are identical to his famous Carlton Dance.
Posted Wednesday 9/26/18 at 3:43AM EDT
Watch Will Smith bungee jump out of a helicopter over the Grand Canyon for his 50th birthday
The former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star-turned-movie star-turned YouTube vlogger confronted his fear of heights to mark the Big 5-0.
Posted Tuesday 9/25/18 at 1:05PM EDT
Happy 50th birthday, Will Smith!
To celebrate the Big 5-0, the former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air will bungee jump over the Grand Canyon, with former co-star Alfonso Ribeiro hosting the event live on Smith's YouTube channel.
Posted Wednesday 8/22/18 at 1:56PM EDT
Sesame Street re-creates The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air opening with Bert and Ernie
“Won’t take long, just a minute you see. We’ll tell you how we became Bert and Ernie.”
Posted Saturday 7/28/18 at 12:28AM EDT
Will Smith will celebrate his 50th birthday with a live Grand Canyon bungee jump on his YouTube channel
Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer
YouTube content chief Susanne Daniels confirmed on Friday the former The Fresh Prince of Bel Air star's plans for Sept. 25, when Smith officially enters his 50s.
Posted Saturday 6/23/18 at 3:55AM EDT
The cast of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reimagined as cartoon characters
An artist made cartoon versions of Will Smith and his co-stars on the classic comedy.
Posted Wednesday 5/16/18 at 11:25PM EDT
President Trump still earns residuals from his 1994 Fresh Prince of Bel-Air cameo
The president's financial disclosure today revealed earnings of between $201 and $1000 from Warner Bros. Studios, mostly for his appearance on the Will Smith sitcom.
Posted Saturday 5/12/18 at 7:13PM EDT
Will Smith says he did The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air because he was in trouble with the IRS
Smith released a video to his YouTube channel explaining how he got his NBC sitcom. In it, Smith explains that he blew through all his money after he and DJ Jazzy Jeff released “Parents Just Don’t Understand." In search of a new gig, his then-girlfriend suggested he hang around Paramount Studios near The Arsenio Hall Show, which is where he met Quincy Jones, resulting in an audition in front of then-NBC boss Brandon Tartikoff.
Posted Friday 3/23/18 at 5:23AM EDT
Jimmy Fallon and Will Smith perform the "History of TV Theme Songs"
Watch them remix the best sitcom theme songs of all time, including The Jeffersons, Three's Company and, of course, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. ALSO: Drone films Fallon interviewing Smith.
Posted Tuesday 2/27/18 at 2:03PM EST
Will The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air get a "Fresh Princess" reboot?
TMZ reports the company that owns the rights to Fresh Prince has "filed a few trademark applications seeking to lock down rights to 'Fresh Princess' for a television program and virtually every other media platform."
Posted Sunday 1/21/18 at 3:26AM EST
SNL creates a bleak version of the Fresh Prince of Bel Air opening credits
First-year Saturday Night Live featured player Chris Redd got a big showcase with an extended, gang-ridden version of the Will Smith sitcom classic, featuring a cameo by Method Man. ALSO: Watch Jessica Chastain and SNL stars abandon their characters.
Posted Wednesday 11/22/17 at 10:51PM EST
Presenting the most disastrous Thanksgiving sitcom episodes
Source: Vanity Fair
Friends, Seinfeld and Full House all experienced Turkey Day-themed disasters.
Posted Tuesday 11/07/17 at 3:26PM EST
Alfonso Ribeiro: “A Fresh Prince reunion will never happen”
“I would love it if the world would just let it go,” Ribeiro said last night when he returned to Dancing With the Stars. “It’s wonderful that everybody loves what we did 25 years ago, but I believe in current and future. People who live in the past, you’re not moving forward.”