The role of Carlton in The Fresh Prince was played by Alfonso Rebeiro. He is an actor, television director, dancer, game show host and comedian. He was best known for the role as Carlton Banks in the Fresh Prince.
James Avery has had a long and diverse acting career. As such it is not possible to list every television role here. A sample includes: Simon&Simon, Hill Street Blues, The A-Team, and LA Law. A notable role is 141 episodes of the Fresh Prince of BelAir.