3) Karyn Parsons: Hilary Banks
Karyn Parsons played the role of Hilary Banks. She was the eldest child of the Banks family and Will’s older cousin. She is portrayed as being an airhead and rich brat, but has a deep connection and love for her family. Karyn Parsons had her big breakthrough with her role as Hilary. After the show ended, she co-produced, co-created, co-wrote and co-starred in the sitcom Lush Life. She also starred in The Job,with Denis Leary. She appeared in films such as, Major Payne and The Ladies Man. She now focuses and dedicates her time on creating short-animated films about unsung black heroes called, Sweet Blackberry. She started a Kickstarter campaign to help produce a film about the first African-American ballerina in the Metropolitan Ballet. Her Fresh Prince co-stars helped her out and served as prizes to those that donated. The prizes included: a lunch with Will Smith and the rest of the cast, and a personal voice message from Joseph Marcell.