You remember the sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air? That sitcom launched the career of Will Smith.
The show aired on NBC from September 1990 to May 1996.
Check out the original Fresh Prince cast…
Were they are now.
Will Smith who played a fictional character of himself in The Fresh Prince went on to launch a rapping career that saw him get time to bug screens of Hollywood.
He starred in Blockbusters like IRobot, Men In Black, I Am Legend, sci- fi movie After Earth,
Tatyana Ali – who played Ashley got into music like Will Smith.
She landed a role in TV show “Love That Girl” and in the TV series called “The Young and the Restless”.
The others also took their acting careers to a whole new level…
Joseph Marcell – who played Geoffrey, the butler, played King Lear in a 2013 Shakespeare’s Globe tour.
Alfonso Ribeiro – who played Carlton, appeared on the UK version of I’m A Celebrity … Get Me Out of Here, getting to the seventh place, leaving on day 19. He won the 19th edition of the US version of Dancing with the Stars with Witney Carson . He hosted the GSN show Catch 21 and the ABC Family show Spell-Mageddon .
Ribeiro also starred in the Broadway musical The Tap Dance Kid .
James Avery who played the role of the patriarch Uncle Phill also starred as the voice of Shredder in Teenage Mutants Ninja Turtles, as well as War Machine on animated series Iron Manin and Jonkey Yard dog in Hulk Hogan’s O’clock ‘n’ Wrestling. Avery also starred in TV series The 70’s Show as Michael Klesso’s commanding officer in 2004.
Unfortunately, James Avery died in 2013 at the age of 68 from complications during an open heart surgery.