If you’re a 90’s kid, this is the one show where you knew majority, if not all, the words to the theme song. It’s the show where 90s girls dreamed of being Cher, while all the boys pretended to be Will. It’s the show where Will Smith charmed all the ladies with his silliness, coolness, street smartness, and vintage apparel, yes we’re talking about everyone’s favorite neon flat-brimmed hat. But let’s forget about Will Smith for a second. Many of us watched the show because of the entire Banks family, aka the neighbors we never had (but secretly wanted).
Here’s 30 facts about The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air that we bet most of you didn’t know.
Will Smith’s First Audition, Ever.
Prior to The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Will Smith had never acted before. In fact, he didn’t have an audition for the show – we assume the producers took one look at him and just knew he was the perfect fit, which wow he was!