Janet Hubert To Appear In 'The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air' 30th Anniversary Reunion Special At HBO Max

September 11th 2020

Surprise! Will Smith has revealed that Janet Hubert will appear on the upcoming 30th anniversary reunion special for The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. The special will air later this year on HBO Max. This will be the first time Will Smith and Janet Hubert will sit down together in 27 years. The streaming service calls it an emotional and candid conversation.

It was previously announced that Smith and co-stars, including Tatyana Ali, Karyn Parsons, Joseph Marcell, Daphne Maxwell Reid, Alfonso Ribeiro, DJ Jazzy Jeff would be participating. The special was taped recently and will be on HBO Max around Thanksgiving. According to HBO Max, it will be "a funny and heartfelt night full of music, dancing, and special surprise guests" looking back on the show and the impact it has had since first debuting.

From Will and Jada Pinkett Smith's Westbrook Media, the special will be directed by Marcus Raboy and executive produced by showrunner Rikki Hughes, Miguel Melendez, Lukas Kaiser and Brad Haugen.

This comes after the recent news that a dramatic reboot of the series, titled Bel-Air, is in the works at Peacock. It has a two-season order at the streaming service. The original series airs exclusively on HBO Max.



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Photo: HBO Max

by Trey Mangum on September 11th 2020


s / 11th September 2020 10:18 AM

Wow! Didn't expect that to happen, but I'm very glad it did. Looking at this picture, it looks like Will and Ms. Hubert were able to talk as mature adults and finally resolve past conflicts. Good for them!

s / 12th September 2020 18:10 PM

It's good that they finally Buried The Hatchett.