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‘Fresh Prince’ Star Dies

James Avery, who played the stern Judge Philip Banks on Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, passed away at age 68. The actor died from complications due to open heart surgery. The news was broken by Alfonso Ribeiro, who played his son on the sitcom. He is survived by his wife and stepson.

January 2, 2014 7:51 AM