Format: 3-Disc DVD
Studio: Warner Bros. Television
Created by: Andy Barowitz, Susan Barowitz
Starring: Will Smith, James Avery, Daphne Maxwell Reid, Alfonso Ribeiro, Karyn Parsons, Tatyana M. Ali, Joseph Marcell, Ross Bagley
Review by: Bill Jones
The Fresh Prince of Bell-Air was many things. A launching pad to the career of Will Smith. A popular comedy in the age of sitcoms with a six-season run, and a long-loved program in syndication. It also opened with one of the most memorable theme songs on any television show.
But so many of these success stories long outlive their creativity before finally going off the air for good. Luckily, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air wasn’t one of those shows. Its sixth and final season originally aired on NBC in 1995-96, and offered the same brand of humor the show was known for in its first five years. (more…)