- Will Smith has confirmed that both Aunt Vivs will make the Fresh Prince of Bel Air return
- The highly-anticipated Fresh Prince of Bel Air reunion will start airing on Thursday night
- The viewers of the show have expressed their excitement over the news that both Aunt Vivs will appear on the sitcom
Will Smith has taken to social media to confirm that both Aunt Vivs will be included in the highly-anticipated Fresh Prince of Bel Air reunion. The sitcom, which launched Will's career in the acting industry, will air on Thursday night, 19 November on HBO Max.
Will took to Instagram a few hours ago and shared a clip of the new show in which both Aunt Vivs can be seen. The Hollywood superstar captioned his post:
"Two queens, one throne, all love! #FreshPrinceReunion tonight on @hbomax"
Actress Janet Hubert played the role of Aunt Viv on the first three seasons of the show before she was replaced by Daphne Maxwell Reid. The comedy premiered in 1990. Taking part in the reunion are Alfonso Ribeiro, Tatyana Ali, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Karyn Parsons, and Joseph Marcell.
Will's fans flooded his comment section on Instagram to share their excitement at the news that both Aunt Vivs will appear on the reunion show. Check out some of their comments below:
"I love these two aunties more than my own aunties! You can tell them I said it."
"Both aunties gonna be there."
"Come through Aunt Vivs!!"
"Omg best thing to come out of this year."
"I can’t wait to watch!!."
"Yessss! Wow! The original Aunt Viv hasn’t aged a bit!"
In other entertainment news, Briefly.co.za reported that AKA's new TV show titled The Braai Show premiered on SABC 1 last Thursday, 12 November. The show managed to pull in over two million viewers with its debut.
The show's first episode saw AKA interview flamboyant politician Fikile Mbalula. Entertainment commentator Phil Mphela took to Twitter on Wednesday, 18 November to share that the programme pulled in a whopping 2.8 million viewers. Phil posted:
"The Braai Show with AKA started airing on SABC1 on Thurs, November 12th at 19h30 — pulling in 2.8 million viewers in its very first episode. Making it the 13th most watched program on the channel and 18th in South Africa."
Phil further explained that if the show retains its viewership, it will make the musician the second highest rated talk show host in Mzansi. He added:
"If the show retains the 2.8 million viewers or pull higher, it will likely fall behind Nyan Nyan in terms of most watched talk shows in South Africa."
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