Alfonso Ribeiro wants to stop the makers of Fortnite and NBA 2K from using the dance he first performed on the 1990s sitcom.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star Alfonso Ribeiro is suing the creators of Fortnite and NBA 2K for using his famous dance on the popular video games.
In separate lawsuits filed on Monday in federal court, Ribeiro alleges that Epic Games, the maker of Fortnite, and 2K Sports-creator Take-Two Interactive used his dance, dubbed The Carlton Dance, without permission or credit.
Ribeiro’s dance was popularized through his character, Carlton Banks, on the 1990s sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Ribeiro says the video game makers used his dance he first performed on a 1991 Fresh Prince episode.
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