James Avery

Born Nov 27, 1945
Net Worth
$3 Million
James LaRue Avery was an American actor, best known for his portrayal of the patriarch and attorney Philip Banks, Will Smith's character's uncle, in the TV sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. This character was ranked #34 in TV Guide's "50 Greatest TV Dads of All Time." He also provided the voice of...

James Avery Stats


: James Avery, Sr., James L. Avery, James L. Avery, Sr.


: Actor, Voice Actor, Soldier


: 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: November 27, 1945

Place of Birth

: Atlantic City

Date of Death

: 2013-12-31

Place of Death

: Glendale