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Janet Hubert Joins Cast of AMC’s New ‘Damascus’ Series

*Former “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Janet Hubert has landed a role in AMC’s “Demascus” series.  “Demascus” is a half-hour series created by writer and playwright, Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm (Boomerang) and executive produced by Mark Johnson’s Gran Via Productions (Better Call Saul, Breaking Bad). Kirk Moore (American Crime, For Life) and Chisholm serve as co-showrunners. […]

Mahalia Jackson Star Janet Hubert: She’s A Beast! | Watch

Janet Hubert

“Remember Me: The Mahalia Jackson Story” is a film recalling the events that took place in Mahalia Jackson’s life and career. The movie has a stellar cast including Janet Hubert, Ledisi, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Keith David, Corbin Bleu, and Columbus Short. Hubert plays the role of Mahalia’s namesake, Aunt Duke, who she describes as a […]

WATCH: Amber Riley and Raven Goodwin Talk ‘Single Black Female’ [EUR Exclusive]

*We caught up with Amber Riley, Janet Hubert, and Raven Goodwin ahead of the premiere of their Lifetime original movie “Single Black Female,” airing Saturday, February 5 at 8p/7c. The thrilling tale centers on Monica (Goodwin), a woman reeling from the death of her beloved father and a difficult breakup, who is ready to move […]

Janet Hubert Calls Out Phylicia Rashad for Celebrating Bill Cosby’s Release from Prison

*“Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Janet Hubert has responded to Phylicia Rashad celebrating Bill Cosby’s release from prison this week after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned his sexual assault conviction. “Phylicia what are you thinking!!! I don’t know you but to say this was terribly wrong,” Hubert wrote on Twitter. “EVERYONE knew what he was […]

Janet Hubert Joins Cast of Tracy Morgan’s Hit Comedy Series ‘The Last O.G.’

*Janet Hubert, best known as Aunt Viv on “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” is joining the cast of “The Last O.G” starring Tracy Morgan and Tiffany Haddish. Co-created and executive produced by Jordan Peele, “The Last O.G.” follows Morgan as a man who gets out of prison and returns to Brooklyn’s Bedford-Stuyvesant, only to find it […]

Janet Hubert Admits She Contemplated Suicide After ‘Fresh Prince’ Firing

*In a new interview, Janet Hubert opens up about her audition process for ‘The Fresh Prince,’ and the changes the cult-classic show endured, including her exit — over which she “absolutely” contemplated suicide. Speaking with PopViewers, a new Black-owned pop culture app, Hubert dishes on her legendary career, and recalls her experience on ‘Fresh Prince.’ […]

Alfonso Ribiero Explains Why He Missed ‘Fresh Prince’ Reunion with Janet Hubert

*Alfonso Ribeiro has opened up about why he wasn’t on set with original Aunt Viv, Janet Hubert, during the recent “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” reunion.  The HBO Max special aired on Thursday, Nov 19 in celebration of the beloved comedy’s 30-year anniversary. We previously reported… Hubert and Will  Smith reunited for the first time in […]

Janet Hubert (Aunt Viv) Says Reuniting with Will Smith After 27 Years Was ‘Healing’

*Will Smith and actress Janet Hubert reunited for the first time in 27 years for the “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” reunion.  “After 27 years, being here today and having the conversation that Will and I had together, it’s healing,” Hubert said during the taping with Smith, reports.  Hubert originally played Aunt Viv for three […]

Janet Hubert Joins ‘General Hospital’ + Waka Flocka Flame to Quit Rapping [WATCH]

*“Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Janet Hubert is joining “General Hospital” as Yvonne, a love interest for Mike (Max Gail) at the nursing home. reports that Yvonne will end up having a connection to the folks of Port Charles. This isn’t her appearance on a soap; Hubert also featured on “All My Children,” and she played […]