Tatyana Ali


After moving to Los Angeles from New York City at the age of eleven, Tatyana Ali won the breakthrough role that established her career, playing Will Smith’s spunky cousin Ashley Banks on the hit sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel Air. While filming the show, Ali also made guest appearances on The Cosby Show, The Mickey Mouse Club and Are You Afraid of the Dark? Ali has also found success in the music industry, releasing her single “Daydreamin’” in 1998. Within weeks, the song went gold and rose to number six on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles chart. In 2010, she was the star and executive producer of the BET web series Buppies. Currently, Ali stars in the hit show Second Generation Wayans.

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Side Hustle: Actors Who Turned to Music

Sanaa Lathan connects with Dej Loaf and rocks the mic.

DeRay Davis Makes the Holiday Funny in A Very Larry Christmas

DeRay and Tatyana Ali save Christmas! Tuesday at 8P/7C.

15 Things You Didn't Know About Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali was best known for her role as Ashley Banks on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, but there's more to the talented young woman than most know!

BET Star Cinema: A Very Larry Christmas Trailer

DeRay Davis and Tatyana Ali save the day. (12/7/2014)

Tatyana Ali Opens Up About Being Ostracized for Having 'Good Hair'

The actress wished she could have hair twists like her mom.

Out and About: Rihanna Struts on the Streets of NYC

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