The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air

When You Hit Upon a Star is the 17th episode of Season 4 of The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air.


Will's love affair with a superstar singer, Michelle Michaels (Stacey Dash), is threatened when he meets her handsome former lover. Will learns that glamorous flings are not fulfilling as meaningful relationships.


Will begins a love affair with Michelle Michaels, a famous pop singer and begins to develop real feelings for her. Will's fling with Michelle causes him to stand up his family when they plan a surprise birthday party for him as well as Jazz and another friend who had planned to watch a boxing match on the weekend with him. At the boxing match, Will is crushed to see Michelle kissing a male model that she had met and she calls things off with him as she wants nothing more than a fling and fun since she is terrible with relationships when Will injures the model during a scuffle. Phillip helps Will realize that he is simply in love with the lifestyle that comes with dating a rich girl he can mooch off of, not being in actual love with her.


Will Smith as Will Smith
James Avery as Philip Banks
Daphne Maxwell Reid as Vivian Banks
Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks
Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks
Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks
Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey Butler
Guest starring
Jeffrey A. Townes as Jazz
Stacey Dash as Michelle Michaels
David Sterry as Ian
Alan Smith as Rick
David Bertolucci as Mike