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15 TV Kitchens We'd Love to Cook In | Friends

15 TV Kitchens We'd Love to Cook In

Originally posted 06/18/2014 03:00PM

But only if we get to hang out with the Huxtables, the Keatons, the Simpsons and more!

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This Fresh Prince-Themed Baby Announcement Will Make Your Day

This Fresh Prince-Themed Baby Announcement Will Make Your Day

Originally posted 05/24/2014 05:00PM

Dayton and Melanie Duncan record a shot-for-shot remake of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's theme to announce their baby news

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Watch This Hilarious Fresh Prince-Themed Birth Announcement Video

Originally posted 05/23/2014 02:00PM

[YOUTUBE "I5OMgQuK-kc"] Suburban Phoenixville, Pennsylvania may be a far cry from the glitz and glamor of Bel-Air, but that didn't stop these two parents-to-be from paying homage to their favorite '90s sitcom when they needed to announce their pregnancy to friends and family.

With the help of Merryweather Films, Dayton and Melanie Duncan (who met as freshman at Temple University) recorded their baby news as a shot-for-shot remake of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's title sequence. And we have to admit, the farms and fields of the Phoenixville area are the perfect stand in for the luxurious mansions of the original.

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Will Smith on James Avery's Death: Every Young Man Needs an Uncle Phil

Will Smith on James Avery's Death: Every Young Man Needs an Uncle Phil

Originally posted 01/06/2014 02:30PM

The nephew has spoken.

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Lisa Niemi and Robin Roberts's Love Stories Touch Readers' Hearts

Lisa Niemi and Robin Roberts's Love Stories Touch Readers' Hearts

Originally posted 01/04/2014 08:30AM

Several heartwarming – and surprising – stories of love kept the chill of winter at bay for PEOPLE.com readers this week.

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Watch James Avery Talk About Voicing Shredder in the Ninja Turtles Cartoon

Originally posted 01/02/2014 10:00AM

As pop-culture obsessives and children of the 1990s mourn the passing of James Avery, aka Uncle Phil from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, it's important to remember that Avery was the soul of another iconic '90s character.

He was the voice of Shredder on the animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series, and we can never, ever forget that.

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Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's James Avery Has Died

Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's James Avery Has Died

Originally posted 01/01/2014 02:05PM

James Avery, best known for playing Will Smith's Uncle Phil on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, died on Tuesday night. He was 68.

"I'm deeply saddened to say that James Avery has passed away," Alfonso Ribeiro, who played his son, Carlton, on the hit sitcom, Tweeted Wednesday. "He was a second father to me. I will miss him greatly."

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Watch David Hasselhoff Sort-Of Sing The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Theme

David Hasselhoff Sort-Of Sings The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Theme

Originally posted 11/09/2013 02:30PM

If you ever had a burning need to watch David Hasselhoff sing the "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" theme song via the art of split-second video editing, today is your lucky day.

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Did Courteney Cox Inspire the Carlton on Fresh Prince? | Alfonso Ribeiro

Alfonso Ribeiro Reveals the Inspiration for the Carlton on Fresh Prince

Originally posted 07/22/2013 10:05AM

What do Courteney Cox and Eddie Murphy have in common?

According to former Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribiero, they both inspired his iconic Carlton dance.

The actor, who played Carlton Banks on the show, told Buzzfeed his crazed dance moves weren't just something he made up the moment he heard Tom Jones singing "It's Not Unusual."

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Will Smith Raps Fresh Prince Theme Song with Son Jaden – and Dances with Alfonso Ribeiro!

Originally posted 05/25/2013 06:00PM



It wasn't Bel-Air, or even West Philadelphia, but Will Smith grabbed a microphone in London and proved he hasn't forgotten his Fresh Prince roots.

The megastar and son Jaden pleasantly shocked The Graham Norton Show audience Friday when they stood up during their appearance to promote After Earth and rapped the theme song to The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air – with the help of Smith's old pal, DJ Jazzy Jeff. (Smith racked up eight million YouTube hits when he rapped the theme song last time he was on the show.)

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