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The Original Aunt Viv Opens Up About Filming The Iconic Dance Scene That Still Takes Our Breath Away

The show Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is definitely one of the most iconic 90s shows. Whether you were a fan of Carlton, Uncle Phil, or Will Smith himself, there were so many great characters. Probably one of the most under appreciated characters is Aunt Vivian. She's tough, shes confident, and she will not take your nonsense. The original Aunt Viv was played by Janet Hubert. The actress starred in the show for the first three seasons, but after some issues working with Smith, she was replaced. However, for a lot of us, Hubert remains the most memorable Aunt Viv, simply

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10 Shows That Weren't Afraid To Get Real With Their Audiences, Even When It Broke Our Hearts

There were a lot of people telling us not to watch too much TV when we were young. I always remember that my Grammie would tell me that if I watched too much TV my eyes would go cross-eyed. But the thing is, watching TV was how we learned a lot of our really big lessons! Growing up in a small town before the internet existed, I tended to miss out on a lot of the big issues that our world had. I was in the self-contained bubble and while it was a nice and safe place to grow up

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Ready To Feel Old? Check Out What The Cast Of 'Fresh Prince' Look Like Today

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is hands down one of the funniest shows of the '90s, and one of the few sitcoms from that era we're happy to rewatch again and again.Despite the show's successful six-year run, only Will Smith managed to hang onto his star power through the years.So what have the rest of the cast been up to?Will Smith - The Fresh PrinceLet's get this out of the way, because we know you already know:After proving his acting talent on TV, Smith became box office gold with blockbusters like Independence Day, Bad Boys, and

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Alfonso Ribeiro Reveals His Opinion On A 'Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air' Reunion

Alfonso Ribeiro played the wonderful Carlton Banks for many years on the hit show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. We spent many years imitating his epic dance moves and joking about his unique style. But with so many reboots and reunions happening, people have been constantly asking if he would be up for another season of the hit show.NBCRibeiro has been very honest with his thoughts on the program, and it doesn't matter how much Tom Jones you play, he's not going to bite. NBC“A Fresh Prince reunion will never happen,” Ribeiro said, after performing on Dancing with

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The Story Behind The Saddest "Fresh Prince" Scene Is Not What You Think

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was one of our favorite shows while growing up in the 90s. For six seasons, Will Smith and the rest of the hilarious cast made us laugh week after week with their shenanigans, but they also got our lives flipped-turned upside down whenever they addressed serious topics. The show wasn't afraid to tackle issues like drugs, sex, drunk driving, sexism, racism, and violence to teach us an important lesson or two about life. Some of the episodes even made us cry. Let's refresh our memories:There was the time Uncle Phil told Will about the

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7 Things You Didn't Know About 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is one of the most-loved sitcoms of the 90s. Between Will Smith's impeccable comedic timing, Alfonso Ribeiro's hilarious dance moves and James Avery's always perfect Uncle Phil, the show was nothing short of amazing. NBC The show ran for six seasons, ending in an incredibly emotional finale. Watching the show was always the highlight of our weeks when we were young, but it turns out we missed a lot of interesting trivia.  So I'd like to take a minute, just sit right there, and we'll share 7 awesome facts about The Fresh Prince Of

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Will Smith Just Released A New Single, And We're Not Gettin' Jiggy With It

During the 90s, Will Smith was obviously the Fresh Prince that we all knew and loved. His songs were basically the happiest rap songs around. They were upbeat, positive, and unlike other rap songs from the time, didn't use any bad language. FlavorwireWhether he was 'Gettin Jiggy With It'...YouTubeOr heading down to 'Miami' YouTubeHe brought us to the 'Wild Wild West'YouTubeAnd helped us learn about the super cool 'Men In Black'YouTubeBut then it stopped being as important to have a song to match the movie so he stopped making them. The last movie he added his own song to

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15 Celebrities You Forgot Were On Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

I think we can all agree that The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was one of the greatest shows of the 90s. NBCIt was one of the shows we loved watching it with our families or even just rewatching the repeats because honestly, it is absolutely amazing every time you see it. There is so much heart, humor and fun that comes with every episode it's impossible to resist. NBCOver the years they had a lot of characters come and go, but there were some cameos that are too good to forget. Which of these cameos was your favorite? 1. Jaleel

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More Than 25 Years Later The Feud Is Still Going On, But What Started It In The First Place?

Some shows are just too wonderful to leave in the past. The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air was one of the greatest sitcoms of the 90s and even though it is still loved, there has always been this big mystery surrounding one cast member in particular. When Aunt Viv was recast in the fourth season, everyone was confused. Janet Hubert played the character perfectly well in the the first three seasons, but in season four, Daphne Maxwell Reid stepped in. While both Aunt Vivs were good in their own way, a lot of people wondered why Hubert left. The story has