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Alfonso Ribeiro was born in New York on September 21, 1971. Alfonso's family is from Trinidad & Tobago. Although rumor has been that he is of Dominican descent, he has stated in an interview that this is false. Neither he nor his family are from the Dominican Republic; they originate from Trinidad & Tobago. Ribeiro began his career when he debuted ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Carlton Banks / Himself
(1990-1996)
Silver Spoons
Silver Spoons Alfonso Spears
(1984-1987)
In the House
In the House Dr. Maxwell Stanton / Carlton Banks
(1995-1999)
Unwrapped 2.0
Unwrapped 2.0 Himself - Host
(2015-2016)

Filmography

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 2013 Shake It Up! (TV Series)
Mr. Zigfield
- My Fair Librarian It Up (2013) ... Mr. Zigfield
 2011 Things We Do for Love (TV Series)
Darren
- Funk Connection (2011) ... Darren
- Cable Guy (2011) ... Darren
- Best Friend (2011) ... Darren
- Movin In (2011) ... Darren
 2005 Lovewrecked
Brent Hernandez
 2004 Seek & Hide (Video short)
Dr. Grone
 2002-2003 The Brothers Garcia (TV Series)
Teacher / Mr. Sweets
- New Man on Campus... Sorta (2003) ... Teacher (as Alfonso Ribiero)
- Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover (2002) ... Mr. Sweets
 2003 Cedric the Entertainer Presents (TV Series)
- Episode #1.16 (2003)
 2002 One on One (TV Series)
Lenny
- Me & My Shadow (2002) ... Lenny
 1997 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Kephra
- King Midas (1997) ... Kephra (voice)
 1996 Kidz in the Wood (TV Movie)
 1993 Ticks
Darrel 'Panic' Lumley
 1990 A Different World (TV Series)
Zach Duncan
- Hillman Isn't Through with You Yet (1990) ... Zach Duncan
 1989 Out on the Edge (TV Movie)
Jesse
 1988 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
Buddy
- Home Sweet Homeless (1988) ... Buddy
 1987 The Mighty Pawns (TV Movie)
Frank
 1986 John Grin's Christmas (TV Movie)
Rocky
 1986 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Kenny
- Missing Melody (1986) ... Kenny
- L.A. (1986) ... Kenny
 1980 Oye Willie (TV Series)
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Other Works:

Starred as Joey in the play "Golden Boy" based on the book by Clifford Odets and William Gibson at the City Center Theatre, New York, New York. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Alfonso Ribiero

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Raced part-time in the mid to late 1990's in the Star Mazda Series, with a best finish of 3rd at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. See more »

Trademark:

The Carlton Dance

Star Sign:

Virgo

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