The special taped today, the 30th anniversary of the original series, and features Will Smith and Janet Hubert together for the first time in 27 years
Will Smith released two first-look photos at the upcoming The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunion special from Westbrook Media, taping today on the 30th anniversary of the iconic series. Smith was joined by series regulars Tatyana Ali, Karyn Parsons, Joseph Marcell, Daphne Maxwell Reid and Alfonso Ribeiro as well as recurring co-star DJ Jazzy Jeff for a family reunion on set in the Banks’ home in this this one-time special. Surprising the rest of the cast, Smith revealed that he sat down yesterday with Janet Hubert, who originated the role of Aunt Viv, for the first time in 27 years for an emotional reunion and a candid conversation.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunion will launch exclusively on HBO Max around Thanksgiving. All 148 episodes of the series are currently available to stream on HBO Max.