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Tatyana Ali Profoundly Impacted by James Avery

Tatyana Ali reflected about the death of her Fresh Prince of Bel-Air costar James Avery, who passed away on December 31st at the age of 68. Tatyana was just a little girl when she first appeared on the hit TV show back in 1990 along with Avery, but she remembers the impact his presence had on her to this very …

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Tatyana Ali and ‘Fresh Prince’ Co-Stars React To Death of James Avery

To fans around the world,¬†he was simply¬†‘Uncle Phil’ from the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. But for Tatyana Ali, and the rest of the Fresh Prince cast, he was so much more. His shocking death on New Year’s Eve took the world by surprise, and now the cast mourns the loss. Actress-singer Tatyana Ali recently took to Twitter to share her …

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Will Smith Reacts To James Avery’s Death

On Sunday, January 5, Will Smith posted his reaction to James Avery’s death on his personal Facebook page. “Some of my greatest lessons in acting, living and being a respectable human being came through James Avery. Every young man needs an Uncle Phil. Rest in Peace,” Smith wrote. He then added: “This photo was the last time we were together.” …

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James Avery of ‘Fresh Prince’ Dies at 68

Prominent actor James Avery, 68, died on New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2013, in Glendale, California. He grew up in Atlantic City, New Jersey, served in the Navy during the Vietnam War, and later studied drama and literature at the University of California. According to Cynthia Snyder, Avery’s publicist, Avery passed away “due to complications from open heart surgery.” Avery …

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James Avery Of “Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air” Dies

James Avery, known for his role as Uncle Phil on Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, passed away on December 31, after suffering from complications during surgery. TMZ reported that Avery was admitted to a hospital in Glendale, CA to undergo open-heart surgery. After the completion of the surgery, Avery’s health worsened, and he soon passed after suffering from complications. Avery’s publicist, …

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James Avery Will Be Highly Missed

With 2014 not even being 24-hours old yet, news of the first celebrity death has already started to leak. James Avery–who played Uncle Phil–on the popular sitcom “The Fresh Prince of Bel Air” has passed away on Dec. 31, at 65 years of age. Toni Benson, who was Avery’s manager, explained the actor’s death was related to a recent heart …

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James Avery, Fresh Prince Actor, Passes Away

It was learned today that actor James Avery passed on December 31st. He was 68 years old. According to TMZ, Avery had checked into a Glendale, CA hospital to have open heart surgery. After the procedure his health took a turn for the worse. His wife, Barbara, was by his side during much of his hospitalization. Sadly, when she left …

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