A ‘Fresh Prince’ Reunion Over The Holidays

After 15 years, reunites with the Banks family, as the cast from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air came together at a charity event for Sweet Blackberry, Karen Parsons’ non-profit organization.

“Got the Holiday season started right with a Fresh Prince of Bel Air reunion…there’s nothin’ like spending Holidays with fam!” Will said on his Facebook page.

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Aired on NBC from 1990 to 1996, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air starred Smith as the kid from Philadelphia who comes to California to live with his wealthy relatives: Uncle Phil (James Avery) and his wife Vivian, and their children Hillary (Parsons), Carlton (Alfonso Riberio), and Ashley (Tatyana Ali). The sitcom launched Smith’s acting career, as he went on to become a blockbuster superstar with the Bad Boys and Men in Black films, Independence Day, Hitch, and Hancock. He earned Best Actor Oscar nominations for Ali and The Pursuit of Happyness.

Smith returns to save the world — and the future — in Men in Black 3, which comes out May 25, 2012.

Garrett Godwin is an entertainment journalist, who writes for NewsBlaze about television and people in the entertainment industry, from his home state of Michigan. Contact Garrett by writing to NewsBlaze.