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A Night at the Oprah 

The Oprah Show personal contact Philip Banks to appear on the show with his family. The Banks travel to Chicago and Will is ecstatic. Unfortunately, he is not invited to be part of the show.

Director:

Shelley Jensen

Writers:

Benny Medina (format by), Jeff Pollack (format by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Will Smith ... Will Smith
James Avery ... Philip Banks
Janet Hubert ... Vivian Banks (as Janet Hubert-Whitten)
Alfonso Ribeiro ... Carlton Banks
Karyn Parsons ... Hilary Banks
Tatyana Ali ... Ashley Banks (as Tatyana M. Ali)
Joseph Marcell ... Geoffrey Butler (credit only)
Oprah Winfrey ... Self
Brian Stokes Mitchell ... Trevor (as Brian Mitchell)
Lou Felder Lou Felder ... Howard Marshall
Victoria Morsell Victoria Morsell ... Lydia Marshall
Deborah Swisher Deborah Swisher ... Alexis
General S. James General S. James ... Audience Member
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The Oprah Show personal contact Philip Banks to appear on the show with his family. The Banks travel to Chicago and Will is ecstatic. Unfortunately, he is not invited to be part of the show.

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Genres:

Comedy

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Trivia

The title is a reference to the phrase "a night at the opera". See more »

Goofs

Phil gets angry and throws Will out of the house for tampering with his TV campaign ad. After the commercial break, Phil lets Will back into the house but now Will is wearing different clothes. See more »

Quotes

Vivian Banks: [to Hilary] Why is Trevor living in the pool house?
William 'Will' Smith: Yes, Hilary, why is Trevor living in the pool house?
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Crazy Credits

During the end credits, a blooper of Aunt Viv, Carlton & Hilary is shown. See more »

Connections

References The Oprah Winfrey Show (1986) See more »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 November 1992 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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