The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Season 4 Episode 26

The Philadelphia Story

Aired Monday 8:00 PM May 23, 1994 on NBC

Episode Recap

Vy invite the Banks over to see her newly redecorated appartment. Through much complaining by the rest of the family Viv tells everybody they are going. Will is excited to see home again. Upon their arrival they see that Vy's apartment is quite small and they offer to get a hotel but Vy wants them to stay with her as does Will. Will is excited to show everybody the hood. But first Vy and Will head to the stadium for a ball game. When they return Will take Ashley, Hillary and Carlton to the local philly sub shop. When Dick Clark comes in and orders a chicken sub and the own hollars back "One Will Smith to go" Will asks why it was called that and the owner explained that there used to be a guy who ran into some trouble on the courts and he ran away to California. The owner did no recognize Will at the time. Will realises that his rep has been tarnished. Hanging out on the stoop he asks his buddies how he can get his rep back. They suggest fighting the bully who tormented him in the first place. Will goes to do that on the same courts that it all started. The bully turns out to be a mentor for a lot of lost kids in the hood. He won't fight Will and tells Will to grow up. The Banks head back to California. Will decides to stay with his mom a bit longer.