The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Season 5 Episode 2

The Client (2)

Aired Monday 8:00 PM Sep 19, 1994 on NBC



  • Trivia

    • Anastasia Ali who plays Bashley is Tatyana Ali's younger sister who also was in the episode Someday your prince will be in effect as one of the trick or treaters.

    • Goof: After Ashley becomes a big-time diva, we see Will at the Peacock interviewing new talent for a replacement for Ashley with a sign that says, "Ashley Bank's Former Agent Seeking New Talent". It should say "Ashley Banks' Former Agent Seeking New Talent".

    • Goof: In the beginning scene, Uncle Phil tells Nicky to go use the restroom before they leave and Nicky goes, but towards the end of the scene Phil says that's everyone even though Nicky hasn't returned yet.

  • Quotes

    • Will: We gotta do the tour, I got dates in all these cities.
      Gordy Barry: You booked the tour already?
      Will: No I'm sayin I got dates in all these cities!

    • Ashley: And Will, you're small potatoes.
      Will: Small potatoes? I'll show you how small my potatoes are.

  • Notes

    • In the original airing, this episode was shown together with the previous episode, What's Will Got to Do With It?, as a one-hour season premiere.

  • Allusions

    • Will (to Carlton): Pour some water on her and she'll melt.
      Will is alluding to the 1939 film entitled The Wizard Of Oz. In the film, Dorothy (Judy Garland) throws water on the Wicked Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) and the witch melts.

    • Will (to Gordy's associates): Hey Rob Fab, blame it on the rain brothers.
      Will was talking about Milli Vanilli who were a pop music duo that fraudulently released music in the 1980s.