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James Avery...

Postby PhilGlass » Thu Jan 02, 2014 6:14 pm

I heard that James Avery, the guy who played "Uncle Phil" on 'The Fresh prince of Bel Air' has passed away.. part of my childhood and my dreams of a reunion have died too...
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Re: James Avery...

Postby Ilovesteptoe » Wed May 14, 2014 5:28 pm

I know this happened last December 31st 2013 (new year's eve too :( ) and this was a total downer when I heard the news of his sad passing due to complications during open heart surgery. I loved watching Fresh Prince in the early nineties and he was part of great cast. Ironically I was watching Alfonso Ribeiro who played Carlton a month earlier on I'm a celebrity and he talked about how he enjoyed being part of such a cult series but never mentioned he was Ill out of respect I suppose. Very sad, and at only 68yrs too. :|
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