Same Game, Next Season
Season 05
Episode infomation
Original Broadcast Date December 12, 1994
Written by David Zuckerman
Directed by Shelley Jensen
Chronological Information
Preceded by Will Steps Out
Followed by Three's a Crowd

Same Game, Next Season is the twelfth episode of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air's fifth season which was first broadcast on December 12, 1994.

Summary Edit

When Lisa invites her father down for the weekend, he takes an immediate dislike to Will, as he has to any other man Lisa has ever been involved with. However, the pair soon become friends - very good friends. This leaves Lisa feeling neglected, as her father would rather spend time with Will than her. Will and Lisa finally decide to hatch a plan to get her father to fly back to Cleveland.


  • Fourth Wall Break: Carlton, Hilary and Ashley are seen talking about how rich they are. Will faces the camera and asks "If we so rich, why we can't afford no ceiling?" As he looks up and the camera follows, revealing the spotlights hanging over the studio set.