List of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air episodes

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This is a list of episodes from The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, an American television sitcom that originally aired on NBC from September 10, 1990 to May 20, 1996. The show starred Will Smith as a street-smart teenager from West Philadelphia who is sent to live with his wealthy relatives in a Bel Air mansion. His lifestyle often clashes with that of his relatives there. 148 episodes were produced over six seasons.

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally aired DVD release date
Season premiere Season finale
1 25 September 10, 1990 (1990-09-10) May 6, 1991 (1991-05-06) February 8, 2005 (2005-02-08)[1]
2 24 September 9, 1991 (1991-09-09) May 4, 1992 (1992-05-04) October 11, 2005 (2005-10-11)[2]
3 24 September 14, 1992 (1992-09-14) May 10, 1993 (1993-05-10) February 14, 2006 (2006-02-14)[3]
4 26 September 20, 1993 (1993-09-20) May 23, 1994 (1994-05-23) August 8, 2006 (2006-08-08)[4]
5 25 September 19, 1994 (1994-09-19) May 15, 1995 (1995-05-15) May 11, 2010 (2010-05-11)[5]
6 24 September 18, 1995 (1995-09-18) May 20, 1996 (1996-05-20) April 19, 2011 (2011-04-19)[6]

Episodes[edit]

Season 1 (1990–1991)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 1).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
1 1 "Pilot (The Fresh Prince Project)" Debbie Allen Andy Borowitz & Susan Borowitz September 10, 1990 (1990-09-10) 446801
2 2 "Bang the Drum, Ashley" Debbie Allen Shannon Gaughan September 17, 1990 (1990-09-17) 446802
3 3 "Clubba Hubba" Jeff Melman Rob Edwards September 24, 1990 (1990-09-24) 446805
4 4 "Not with My Pig, You Don't" Jeff Melman Lisa Rosenthal October 1, 1990 (1990-10-01) 446806
5 5 "Homeboy, Sweet Homeboy" Jeff Melman Samm-Art Williams October 8, 1990 (1990-10-08) 446804
6 6 "Mistaken Identity" Jeff Melman Susan Borowitz & Andy Borowitz October 15, 1990 (1990-10-15) 446807
7 7 "Def Poet's Society" Jeff Melman John Bowman October 22, 1990 (1990-10-22) 446808
8 8 "Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect" (Part 1) Jeff Melman Story: Bennie Richburg, Jr.
Teleplay: Cheryl Gard & Shannon Gaughan
October 29, 1990 (1990-10-29) 446810A
9 9 "Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect" (Part 2) Jeff Melman Story: Bennie Richburg, Jr.
Teleplay: Cheryl Gard & Shannon Gaughan
October 29, 1990 (1990-10-29) 446810B
10 10 "Kiss My Butler" Rita Rogers Blye Sandy Frank November 5, 1990 (1990-11-05) 446809
11 11 "Courting Disaster" Jeff Melman Sandy Frank & Lisa Rosenthal November 12, 1990 (1990-11-12) 446811
12 12 "Talking Turkey" Jeff Melman Cheryl Gard November 19, 1990 (1990-11-19) 446812
13 13 "Knowledge is Power" Jeff Melman Rob Edwards November 26, 1990 (1990-11-26) 446813
14 14 "Day Damn One" Jeff Melman Cheryl Gard December 3, 1990 (1990-12-03) 446803
15 15 "Deck the Halls" Jeff Melman Shannon Gaughan December 10, 1990 (1990-12-10) 446814
16 16 "Lucky Charm" Jeff Melman Samm-Art Williams January 7, 1991 (1991-01-07) 446816
17 17 "The Ethnic Tip" Jeff Melman Benny Medina & Jeff Pollack January 14, 1991 (1991-01-14) 446815
18 18 "The Young and the Restless" Jeff Melman Lisa Roseenthal January 21, 1991 (1991-01-21) 446817
19 19 "It Had to Be You" Jeff Melman Cheryl Gard February 4, 1991 (1991-02-04) 446818
20 20 "Nice Lady" Jeff Melman Sandy Frank February 11, 1991 (1991-02-11) 446819
21 21 "Love at First Fight" Jeff Melman Lisa Rosenthal & Samm-Art Williams February 18, 1991 (1991-02-18) 446820
22 22 "Banks Shot" Jeff Melman Bennie Richburg Jr. February 25, 1991 (1991-02-25) 446821
23 23 "72 Hours" Rea Kraus Rob Edwards March 11, 1991 (1991-03-11) 446822
24 24 "Just Infatuation" Jeff Melman Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina April 29, 1991 (1991-04-29) 446824
25 25 "Working It Out" Rita Rogers Blye Shannon Gaughan May 6, 1991 (1991-05-06) 446823

Season 2 (1991–1992)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 2).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
26 1 "Did the Earth Move for You?" Ellen Falcon Winifred Hervey September 9, 1991 (1991-09-09) 446901
27 2 "The Mother of All Battles" Ellen Falcon Bryan Winter September 16, 1991 (1991-09-16) 446902
28 3 "Will Gets a Job" Ellen Falcon Efrem Seeger September 23, 1991 (1991-09-23) 446903
29 4 "PSAT Pstory" Ellen Falcon Marcus Jamal Gaines September 30, 1991 (1991-09-30) 446904
30 5 "Granny Gets Busy" Ellen Falcon Cheryl Gard October 7, 1991 (1991-10-07) 446906
31 6 "Guess Who's Coming to Marry?" Ellen Falcon Samm-Art Williams October 14, 1991 (1991-10-14) 446905
32 7 "The Big Four-Oh" Ellen Falcon Lisa Rosenthal October 21, 1991 (1991-10-21) 446907
33 8 "She Ain't Heavy" Ellen Falcon Lisa Rosenthal November 4, 1991 (1991-11-04) 446908
34 9 "Cased Up" Ellen Falcon Bennie R. Richburg, Jr. November 11, 1991 (1991-11-11) 446909
35 10 "Hi-Ho Silver" Ellen Falcon Ed Burnham & Elaine Newman November 18, 1991 (1991-11-18) 446910
36 11 "The Butler Did It" Ellen Falcon Bryan Winter November 25, 1991 (1991-11-25) 446911
37 12 "Something for Nothing" Ellen Falcon Bill Streib December 9, 1991 (1991-12-09) 446912
38 13 "Christmas Show" Ellen Falcon Winifred Hervey December 16, 1991 (1991-12-16) 446913
39 14 "Hilary Gets a Life" Shelley Jensen Eunetta T. Boone & P. Karen Raper January 6, 1992 (1992-01-06) 446914
40 15 "My Brother's Keeper" Ellen Falcon Bennie R. Richburg Jr. January 13, 1992 (1992-01-13) 446915
41 16 "Geoffrey Cleans Up" Ellen Falcon Lisa Rosenthal January 20, 1992 (1992-01-20) 446916
42 17 "Community Action" Ellen Falcon Cheryl Gard February 3, 1992 (1992-02-03) 446917
43 18 "Ill Will" Ellen Falcon Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon February 10, 1992 (1992-02-10) 446918
44 19 "Eyes on the Prize" Ellen Falcon Bryan Winter February 17, 1992 (1992-02-17) 446919
45 20 "Those Were the Days" Rita Rogers Samm-Art Williams February 24, 1992 (1992-02-24) 446920
46 21 "Vying for Attention" Malcolm-Jamal Warner Efrem Seeger March 2, 1992 (1992-03-02) 446921
47 22 "The Aunt Who Came to Dinner" Rae Kraus Jerry Ross March 23, 1992 (1992-03-23) 446922
48 23 "Be My Baby Tonight" Shelley Jensen Lisa Rosenthal April 27, 1992 (1992-04-27) 446923
49 24 "Striptease for Two" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon May 4, 1992 (1992-05-04) 446924

Season 3 (1992–1993)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 3).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
50 1 "How I Spent My Summer Vacation" Shelley Jensen Winifred Hervey September 14, 1992 (1992-09-14) 446951
51 2 "Will Gets Committed" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon September 21, 1992 (1992-09-21) 446952
52 3 "That's No Lady, That's My Cousin" Shelley Jensen Bryan Winter September 28, 1992 (1992-09-28) 446953
53 4 "Hilary Gets a Job" Shelley Jensen Efrem Seeger October 5, 1992 (1992-10-05) 446954
54 5 "Mama's Baby, Carlton's Maybe" Shelley Jensen Michael Fry October 12, 1992 (1992-10-12) 446956
55 6 "P.S. I Love You" Shelley Jensen Linda M. Yearwood October 24, 1992 (1992-10-24) 446955
56 7 "Here Comes the Judge" Shelley Jensen Samm-Art Williams October 26, 1992 (1992-10-26) 446958
57 8 "Boyz in the Woods" Chuck Vinson Samm-Art Williams November 5, 1992 (1992-11-05) 446957
58 9 "A Night at the Oprah" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon November 9, 1992 (1992-11-09) 446959
59 10 "Asses to Ashes" Shelley Jensen Bryan Winter November 16, 1992 (1992-11-16) 446960
60 11 "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon November 23, 1992 (1992-11-23) 446961
61 12 "The Cold War" Michael Peters David Steven Simon December 7, 1992 (1992-12-07) 446962
62 13 "Mommy Nearest" Shelley Jensen Efrem Seeger December 14, 1992 (1992-12-14) 446963
63 14 "Winner Takes Off" Shelley Jensen & Werner Walian Casey Maxwell Clair January 4, 1993 (1993-01-04) 446964
64 15 "Robbing the Banks" Shelley Jensen Winifred Hervey January 18, 1993 (1993-01-18) 446966
65 16 "Bundle of Joy" Shelley Jensen Myles Avery Mapp & K. Snyder January 25, 1993 (1993-01-25) 446974
66 17 "Best Laid Plans" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon February 1, 1993 (1993-02-01) 446965
67 18 "The Alma Matter" Shelley Jensen Bryan Winter February 8, 1993 (1993-02-08) 446968
68 19 "Just Say Yo" Shelley Jensen Efrem Seeger February 15, 1993 (1993-02-15) 446969
69 20 "The Baby Comes Out" Shelley Jensen Winifred Hervey February 22, 1993 (1993-02-22) 446967
70 21 "You Bet Your Life" Chuck Vinson Samm-Art Williams March 1, 1993 (1993-03-01) 446970
71 22 "Ain't No Business Like Show Business" Shelley Jensen Story: Will Smith & Jeff Pollack
Teleplay: Jeff Pollack
April 12, 1993 (1993-04-12) 446971
72 23 "The Way We Were" Maynard C. Virgil I Michael Fry May 3, 1993 (1993-05-03) 446973
73 24 "Six Degrees of Graduation" Shelley Jensen Bryan Winter & Efrem Seeger May 10, 1993 (1993-05-10) 446972

Season 4 (1993–1994)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 4).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
74 1 "Where There's a Will, There's a Way" (Part 1) Shelley Jensen Gary H. Miller September 20, 1993 (1993-09-20) 60031
75 2 "Where There's a Will, There's a Way" (Part 2) Shelley Jensen Gary H. Miller September 20, 1993 (1993-09-20) 60032
76 3 "All Guts, No Glory" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams September 27, 1993 (1993-09-27) 60033
77 4 "Father of the Year" Shelley Jensen Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon October 4, 1993 (1993-10-04) 60034
78 5 "It's Better to Have Loved and Lost It…" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman October 11, 1993 (1993-10-11) 60036
79 6 "Will Goes a Courtin'" Shelley Jensen Bill Boulware October 18, 1993 (1993-10-18) 60037
80 7 "Hex and the Single Guy" Shelley Jensen Barry Gurstein & David Pitlik October 25, 1993 (1993-10-25) 60038
81 8 "Blood is Thicker Than Mud" Chuck Vinson Devon Shepard November 1, 1993 (1993-11-01) 60039
82 9 "Fresh Prince After Dark" Shelley Jensen Eddie Gorodetsky November 8, 1993 (1993-11-08) 60035
83 10 "Home is Where the Heart Attack Is" Shelley Jensen Eddie Gorodetsky November 15, 1993 (1993-11-15) 60040
84 11 "Take My Cousin – Please" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman November 22, 1993 (1993-11-22) 60041
85 12 "You've Got to Be a Football Hero" Shelley Jensen Bill Boulware November 29, 1993 (1993-11-29) 60042
86 13 "Twas the Night Before Christening" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams & Eddie Gorodetsky December 20, 1993 (1993-12-20) 60043
87 14 "Sleepless in Bel-Air" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams January 3, 1994 (1994-01-03) 60054
88 15 "Who's the Boss" Shelley Jensen Barry Gurstein & David Pitlik January 10, 1994 (1994-01-10) 60044
89 16 "I Know Why the Caged Bird Screams" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman January 24, 1994 (1994-01-24) 60045
90 17 "When You Hit Upon a Star" Shelley Jensen Michael Soccio January 31, 1994 (1994-01-31) 60046
91 18 "Stop Will! In the Name of Love" Maynard C. Virgil I Gayle Abrams & Jenji Kohan February 14, 1994 (1994-02-14) 60048
92 19 "You'd Better Shop Around" Shelley Jensen Devon Shepard & K. Snyder February 21, 1994 (1994-02-21) 60047
93 20 "The Ol' Ball and Chain" Shelley Jensen Rich Hosek & Arnold Rudnick February 28, 1994 (1994-02-28) 60049
94 21 "The Harder They Fall" Shelley Jensen Devon Shepard March 14, 1994 (1994-03-14) 60050
95 22 "M is for the Many Things She Gave Me" Shelley Jensen Gary H. Miller April 25, 1994 (1994-04-25) 60060
96 23 "Mother's Day" Madeline Cripe Leslie Ray & David Steven Simon May 2, 1994 (1994-05-02) 60051
97 24 "Papa's Got a Brand New Excuse" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman & Bill Boulware May 9, 1994 (1994-05-09) 60053
98 25 "For Sale by Owner" Shelley Jensen Harrison Boyd May 16, 1994 (1994-05-16) 60061
99 26 "The Philadelphia Story" Shelley Jensen Eddie Gorodetsky & Maiya Williams May 23, 1994 (1994-05-23) 60052

Season 5 (1994–1995)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 5).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
100 1 "What's Will Got to Do with It?" (Part 1) Shelley Jensen Barry Gurstein & David Pitlik September 19, 1994 (1994-09-19) 60064
101 2 "The Client" (Part 2) Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman & John Ridley September 19, 1994 (1994-09-19) 60065
102 3 "Reality Bites" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman September 26, 1994 (1994-09-26) 60063
103 4 "Grumpy Young Men" Shelley Jensen Michael Soccio October 3, 1994 (1994-10-03) 60066
104 5 "Fresh Prince, the Movie" Shelley Jensen Gary H. Miller October 10, 1994 (1994-10-10) 60062
105 6 "Will's Misery" Shelley Jensen Eddie Gorodetsky October 17, 1994 (1994-10-17) 60067
106 7 "Father Knows Best" Shelley Jensen Andrea Wiley October 24, 1994 (1994-10-24) 60068
107 8 "Sooooooooul Train" Shelley Jensen John Ridley November 7, 1994 (1994-11-07) 60069
108 9 "Love Hurts" Shelley Jensen Barry Gurstein & David Pitlik November 14, 1994 (1994-11-14) 60070
109 10 "Will's Up the Dirt Road" Shelley Jensen Bennie R. Richburg, Jr. November 21, 1994 (1994-11-21) 60071
110 11 "Will Steps Out" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams November 28, 1994 (1994-11-28) 60072
111 12 "Same Game, Next Season" Shelley Jensen David Zuckerman December 12, 1994 (1994-12-12) 60073
112 13 "Three's a Crowd" Shelley Jensen Josh Goldstein January 9, 1995 (1995-01-09) 60074
113 14 "It's a Wonderful Lie" Chuck Vinson Gayle Abrams January 23, 1995 (1995-01-23) 60075
114 15 "Bullets over Bel-Air" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams & Eddie Gorodetsky February 6, 1995 (1995-02-06) 60076
115 16 "A Decent Proposal" Shelley Jensen David Pitlik & Barry Gurstein February 13, 1995 (1995-02-13) 60077
116 17 "Will Is From Mars" Shelley Jensen Michael Soccio & Andrea Wiley February 20, 1995 (1995-02-20) 60078
117 18 "The Wedding Show (Psyche!)" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams & David Zuckerman February 27, 1995 (1995-02-27) 60079
118 19 "Slum Like It… Not!" Shelley Jensen Bennie R. Richburg, Jr. March 13, 1995 (1995-03-13) 60080
119 20 "As the Will Turns" Shelley Jensen Barry Gurstein & David Pitlik April 10, 1995 (1995-04-10) 60081
120 21 "Save the Last Trance for Me" Shelley Jensen Maiya Williams & Eddie Gorodetsky April 17, 1995 (1995-04-17) 60082
121 22 "To Thine Own Self Be Blue… and Gold" Shelley Jensen Story: Ernest Anderson
Teleplay: Roger Garrett
April 24, 1995 (1995-04-24) 60083
122 23 "Cold Feet, Hot Body" Shelley Jensen Ron Burla May 1, 1995 (1995-05-01) 60084
123 24 "Love in an Elevator" Maynard Virgil David Hoge & Dan Cross May 8, 1995 (1995-05-08) 60085
124 25 "For Whom the Wedding Bells Toll" Shelley Jensen Leilani Downer May 15, 1995 (1995-05-15) 60086

Season 6 (1995–1996)[edit]

For a more comprehensive list, see The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (season 6).
No. in
series
No. in
season
Title Directed by Written by Original air date Production
code
125 1 "Burnin' Down the House" Madeline Cripe Joel Madison & Adam Markowitz September 18, 1995 (1995-09-18) 60101
126 2 "Get a Job" Shelley Jensen Mort Scrivner September 25, 1995 (1995-09-25) 60102
127 3 "Stress Related" Shelley Jensen Larry Wilmore October 2, 1995 (1995-10-02) 60103
128 4 "Bourgie Sings the Blues" Shelley Jensen Tom Devanney October 9, 1995 (1995-10-09) 60104
129 5 "The Script Formerly Known As…" Shelley Jensen Felicia D. Henderson October 16, 1995 (1995-10-16) 60105
130 6 "Not I Barbecue" Madeline Cripe Matt Tarses & Kandace Yvette Williams October 23, 1995 (1995-10-23) 60106
131 7 "Not With My Cousin You Don't" Shelley Jensen Adam Markowitz November 6, 1995 (1995-11-06) 60107
132 8 "Viva Lost Wages" Shelley Jensen Robert Bruce November 13, 1995 (1995-11-13) 60108
133 9 "There's the Rub" (Part 1) Shelley Jensen Joel Madison November 20, 1995 (1995-11-20) 60109
134 10 "There's the Rub" (Part 2) Shelley Jensen Joel Madison November 20, 1995 (1995-11-20) 60110
135 11 "I, Ooh, Baby, Baby" Alfonso Ribeiro Adam Markowitz & Tom Devanney December 11, 1995 (1995-12-11) 60111
136 12 "Boxing Helena" Shelley Jensen Michael Soccio January 8, 1996 (1996-01-08) 60112
137 13 "I, Clownius" Shelley Jensen Story: David Wyatt
Teleplay: George Tricker
January 15, 1996 (1996-01-15) 60115
138 14 "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" (Part 1) Shelley Jensen Lisa Rosenthal February 12, 1996 (1996-02-12) 60113
139 15 "Breaking Up is Hard to Do" (Part 2) Shelley Jensen Lisa Rosenthal February 19, 1996 (1996-02-19) 60114
140 16 "I, Bowl Buster" Shelley Jensen Michael Soccio February 26, 1996 (1996-02-26) 60117
141 17 "The Butler's Son Did It" Madeline Cripe Lisa Rosenthal March 18, 1996 (1996-03-18) 60116
142 18 "Hare Today…" Shelley Jensen Robert Bruce April 8, 1996 (1996-04-08) 60119
143 19 "I, Whoops, There It Is" Shelley Jensen Tanya Ward & Mary Beth Pemberton April 15, 1996 (1996-04-15) 60124
144 20 "I, Stank Horse" Shelley Jensen Tom Devanney April 22, 1996 (1996-04-22) 60120
145 21 "I, Stank Hole in One" Werner Walian Matt Tarses & Michael Soccio May 6, 1996 (1996-05-06) 60121
146 22 "Eye, Tooth" Shelley Jensen Adam Markowitz May 13, 1996 (1996-05-13) 60118
147 23 "I, Done" (Part 1) Shelley Jensen Jeff Pollack May 20, 1996 (1996-05-20) 60122
148 24 "I, Done" (Part 2) Werner Walian Jeff Pollack May 20, 1996 (1996-05-20) 60123

References[edit]

The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air – The Complete First Series. Amazon.co.uk. Retrieved May 18, 2012.

External links[edit]