Season 1 Episodes

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Working It Out

Season 1, Episode 25 - Air Date: 5/6/1991
Rap's Queen Latifah plays Hilary's new actress boss, who wants Will as her boy toy -- or Hilary's glamorous job is over.
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Just Infatuation

Season 1, Episode 24 - Air Date: 4/29/1991
R&B singer Tevin Campbell plays teen idol Little T, who surprises Ashley on her birthday with a special song and an invitation for a date.
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72 Hours

Season 1, Episode 23 - Air Date: 3/11/1991
Will challenges Carlton to spend time in a tough neighborhood, trying to survive by masquerading as a financial consultant.
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Banks Shot

Season 1, Episode 22 - Air Date: 2/25/1991
Will crawls to Philip for help after sneaking out on the town and getting hustled by sleazy pool sharks.
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Love at First Fight

Season 1, Episode 21 - Air Date: 2/18/1991
Jasmine Guy plays a scholarship student whose introduction to Will opens up a different world of fun and games -- and romance -- to divert her from her studies.
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Nice Lady

Season 1, Episode 20 - Air Date: 2/11/1991
Fresh Prince Will is on his best behavior for visiting royalty -- the seemingly demure Lady Penelope, who Will hopes to persuade to let herself have a good time at a party.
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It Had To Be You

Season 1, Episode 19 - Air Date: 2/4/1991
Will has girl problems after a date with Jazz's domineering sister, who's ready to pick out a china pattern before the night is over.
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The Young and the Restless

Season 1, Episode 18 - Air Date: 1/21/1991
Will sneaks Philip's elderly mother out of the house for a night on the town.
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The Ethnic Tip

Season 1, Episode 17 - Air Date: 1/14/1991
Will proposes a black history class be instituted at Bel-Air Academy, and gets a surprise when Aunt Viv arrives to teach it.
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The Lucky Charm

Season 1, Episode 16 - Air Date: 1/7/1991
Philip may lose a superstitious client whom he advises not to make decisions based on Will's spontaneous remarks.
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Deck the Halls

Season 1, Episode 15 - Air Date: 12/10/1990
Will inimitably dresses the mansion for the holidays, to the dismay of the neighbors, including heavyweight boxing champion Evander Holyfield.
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Day Damn One

Season 1, Episode 14 - Air Date: 12/3/1990
Will tells Ashley's slumber-party guests a scary tale about his first day at Bel-Air Academy.
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Knowledge is Power

Season 1, Episode 13 - Air Date: 11/26/1990
Hilary becomes Will's personal maid when he threatens to disclose she's dropped out of UCLA.
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Talking Turkey

Season 1, Episode 12 - Air Date: 11/19/1990
A holiday visit from Will's taskmaster mother puts the kibosh on conspicuous consumption and puts the kids to work preparing Thanksgiving dinner.
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Courting Disaster

Season 1, Episode 11 - Air Date: 11/12/1990
Carlton feels overshadowed by Will, who's become a basketball star at school.
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Kiss My Butler

Season 1, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/5/1990
Will and Carlton surprise Geoffrey on his birthday with a gorgeous blind dateâ€"whom Will promptly falls for, only to be outshone by Geoffrey.
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Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect (2)

Season 1, Episode 9 - Air Date: 10/29/1990
When Will and Carlton compete for dates for a Halloween party, Will boasts of knowing famous people (seen in fantasy flashbacks).
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Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect (1)

Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 10/29/1990
When Will and Carlton compete for dates for a Hallowe'en party, Will boasts of knowing famous people (seen in fantasy flashbacks).
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Def Poet's Society

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 10/22/1990
Will joins his prep school's poetry club.
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Mistaken Identity

Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 10/15/1990
Jailed, Will and Carlton stage a media stunt.
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Homeboy, Sweet Homeboy

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/8/1990
Will gets a visit from an old pal named Ice Tray, who, to Vivian and Philip's dismay, warms up to Hilary.
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Not With My Pig, You Don't

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/1/1990
Will tries to smooth things between Philip and his very rural parents when they visit to see him receive an award.
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Clubba Hubba

Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 9/24/1990
Will wants to go out with a beautiful girl he meets at the country club, but first he must figure out how to impress her extremely snobbish and very protective father—so he seeks tips from cousin Carlton on becoming preppie.
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Bang the Drum, Ashley

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 9/17/1990
Will persuades Ashley to pawn her violin for a drum set.
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The Fresh Prince Project

Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/10/1990
Aunt Vivian tries to mediate between her husband Philip and the newly arrived Will.