‘Fresh Prince’-Uncle Phil Dies at 68

James Avery, best known for playing Philip Banks on the television classic Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, died Wednesday at age 68. Avery pass after some complications during a open heart surgery. All details have not been released thanks to James son on screen Alfonzo Ribiero we where able to get the news via his facebook page. According to Alfonzo not only did James play his father on screen he was a  great father figure in his life. Avery did not have any children of his own outside of his stepson. It is sad to see such an accomplished man go but his legacy will live on.  check out the short video below: