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Alfonso Ribeiro

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Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro (born September 21, 1971) is an American actor and director. He is best known for such roles as a break dancer in a Pepsi commercial featuring Michael Jackson, playing Alfonso Spears on Silver Spoons, and his role as Carlton Banks in the television sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air from 1990 to 1996. Ribeiro was born in Washington Heights, New York City, the son of Joy and Michael Ribeiro, a manager. His family is originally from Trinidad and Tobago. Ribeiro is the grandson of the late Roaring Lion, noted as one of the greatest Calypsonians.. Ribeiro and actress Robin Stapler met in 1999. They wed in 2002. Divorce papers were filed August 9, 2006 in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences.

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Alfonso Ribeiro Remembers James Avery ... And All That Jazz

Alfonso Ribeiro
Remembers James Avery ... And All that Jazz

The faux biological son of Uncle Phil on "Fresh Prince of Bel Air" has fond memories of their time together ... the most enduring of which involved down south music.Alfonso Ribeiro was leaving Mr.… READ MORE >

James Avery Dead -- 'Fresh Prince' Uncle Phil Dies At 68

'Fresh Prince' Dad James Avery Dies
Dead At 68

James Avery -- the beloved dad on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" -- has died at age 68 ... TMZ has learned.Sources close to the actor tell TMZ he died in a Glendale, CA hospital last night. Avery… READ MORE >

- 105 days ago
Will Smith -- Raps 'Fresh Prince' & Carlton Banks Returns!

Will Smith
Raps 'Fresh Prince' Carlton Banks Dances!

Will Smith brought back the "Fresh Prince" theme song the last time he was on "The Graham Norton Show" -- so he decided to take it to a whole other level last night ... and… READ MORE >

- 326 days ago
Will Smith -- 'Fresh Prince' Stars REUNITE to Support Will's Son

Will Smith
'Fresh Prince' Stars REUNITE to Support Will's Son

Now this is the story all about how Will Smith, DJ Jazzy Jeff and Alfonso Ribeiro reunited this week -- IN EUROPE -- and it was all to support Will's son. "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" trio were… READ MORE >

- 327 days ago
Ribeiro vs. Davidson: Who'd You Rather?

Ribeiro vs. Davidson
Who'd You Rather?

"Fresh Prince of Bel Air" star Alfonso Ribeiro, 41, and "In Living Color" comedian Tommy Davidson, 49, reminisced about the '90s at a film premiere in L.A. on Thursday.Question is ...More Who'd… READ MORE >

- 466 days ago
Alfonso Ribeiro -- LEADER of 'Carlton Dance' Flash Mob!!! [VIDEO]

Alfonso Ribeiro
LEADER of 'Carlton Dance' Flash Mob! [VIDEO]

It started with one ... just a lonesome Alfonso Ribeiro doing the "Carlton Dance" in L.A. ... when suddenly, hundreds of people rushed in and joined in on the Tom Jonesness ... and it was AWESOME.… READ MORE >

- 723 days ago
'The Fresh Prince of Bel Air' Cast Reunited!

'The Fresh Prince of Bel Air'
CAST REUNITED ... Minus the Moms!

It's been 15 years since "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" went off the air, but it appears most of the cast members are still friends and actually hang out together.Will Smith posted this pic of The… READ MORE >

- 846 days ago
Alfonso Ribeiro -- Will and Jada are 'ALL GOOD'

Alfonso Ribeiro
Will and Jada are 'ALL GOOD'

The Banks family still has each other's backs -- because last night in Hollywood, Alfonso Ribeiro went to bat for his TV cousin ... telling TMZ that Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith are "all… READ MORE >

- 965 days ago
Alfonso Ribeiro -- I Broke Up the Dumbest Fight Ever

Alfonso Ribeiro
Worried About GUNSHOTS During Barbershop Fight

Alfonso Ribeiro says he sprung into action to break up a barbershop fight in Hollywood last week ... because he didn't want to get SHOT!!!!The former "Fresh Prince" star was at Katsuya in… READ MORE >

- 981 days ago
Carlton from 'Fresh Prince' BREAKS UP Barber Shop Brawl

Carlton from 'Fresh Prince'
BREAKS UP Barbershop Brawl

Alfonso Ribeiro -- aka Carlton on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" -- laid down the law this week inside an L.A. barbershop ... jumping into action MID-HAIRCUT to break up an expletive-laced… READ MORE >

- 985 days ago

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