Now, this is a story of how our lives have been headed in the right direction, ever since Will Smith posted a pair of hearty reunion photos of the 30th anniversary Bel – Air’s new prince, Which included the original Aunt Viv.
The lead actor shared some photos from the original set of Banks Mansion with his former co-stars Alphonso Ribeiro (Carlton Banks), Tatyana Ali (Ashley Banks), Karan Parsons (Hillary Banks), Daphne Maxwell Reid (Aunt Viv), Joseph Done. Marcel (Geoffrey), and DJ Jazzy Jeff (Jazz). Fans were surprised to see his personal reunion with Janewell Hubert, who played the role of Aunt Viv in the first three seasons of the family sitcom, before replacing Maxwell Reid, when he publicly criticized her and during the show For decades, he made claims of misconduct (and went ahead)) out of it.
It was the first time in 27 years that the two described HBO Max as “an emotional reunion and candid conversation” in a news release.
“Today is exactly 30 years old as @FreshPrince’s Bel-Air debuts! So we’re doing something for y’all … for the real Banks Family Reunion coming soon at @HBOmax!” Smith wrote on Instagram yesterday (September 10), paying tribute to the late actor James Avery (Uncle Phil), who died in 2013 due to open-heart surgery complications. “RIP James. # FreshPrince30th.”
HBO Max described the reunion special, which is being developed by Smith and wife Jada Pinkett Smith’s media company Westbrook Media, as “a fun and hearty night full of guests with music, dancing and more special surprises.” It will launch exclusively on the new streaming platform around Thanksgiving, which has also acquired the original series. Bel – Air’s new prince Ran from 1990 to 1996 for six seasons on NBC.
Smith and crew first got back in April for an episode of their Snapchat Discover series Will go from home
Additionally, a dramatic reboot title Bel air NBCUniversal’s new streaming service Peacock already got the green light for two seasons. The hour-long episode explores “Will’s intricate journey from the streets of West Philadelphia to Bel-Air’s gated mansion”.
Watch Smith return to his throne as Prince of Bel-Air with the entire Banks clan facing down.