Will Smith has admitted “making the set very difficult” Fresh prince by Bel Air Co-Star Janet Hubert.
Hubert appeared in a separate segment from the rest of the cast, where the two ironed out their differences.
In the taped conversation, Hubert spoke about her decision to leave the show in 1993.
Smith then admitted making it difficult for Hubert, stating that he felt “everything was a threat to him” when he was on the show.
“I can now see the extent of the pain and the extent of the struggle that only came up for you every day,” he said, to which Hubert replied, “But you took all that away from me – in your words. Words can kill. I have All lost. Reputation. All. And I understand you have been able to move forward, but you know those words that describe a black woman in Hollywood as “difficult” are the kiss of death. “
Fresh prince Fans were split over Smith’s surprising admission.
On Twitter, a viewer wrote: “I respect Janet Hubert, who holds Will Smith accountable for his actions that led to her career / stable / death.”
Another person added, “Poor woman. Much respect for Smith for admitting mistakes in some ways. “
However, one fan was not convinced, stating, “Just wonder what Will Smith will do after a decades-long interview and / or half apology to Janet Hubert when her reputation has been irreversibly damaged and she is basically blacklisted became Hollywood? Shameful because she is a multi-talent. “
In the aftermath of the reunification, Tatyana Ali (Ashley), Karyn Parsons (Hilary), Joseph Marcell (Geoffrey), Daphne Maxwell Reid (replacement for Hubert’s aunt Viv) and Alfonso Ribeiro (Carlton) could be seen.