James Avery’s Top Five ‘Uncle Phil’ Moments On ‘Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air’


Actor James Avery, best known for his role as “Uncle Phil” on the television sitcom, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, died yesterday (Jan. 1) at the age of 65. Avery had recently undergone open heart surgery and died from complications from the procedure. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air was a monumental show, lasting for six season and leaving many memorable moments. XXL has compiled a list of “Uncle Phil” top five moments on the show. Take a look and leave your thoughts below on other moments that stuck out to you.

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  • Chris

    Another one of the all time best… when Will and Carlton take Uncle Phil to court over unpaid rent for not providing the AC in the pool house and they all re enact their stories of how the situation played out. ABSOLUTE CLASSIC.