Mind-blowing photo shows Will Smith looking exactly like Uncle Phil

A photo of Will Smith bungee jumping is blowing up on Reddit after one user pointed out how much the 48-year-old actor resembles another 'Fresh Prince of Bel-Air' character.

The selfie in question was taken from an unflattering angle, which makes the slender actor appear a lot heavier than usual.



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This sudden weight gain paired with Smith's squinty expression and graying beard makes him a dead ringer for late actor James Avery, aka the beloved Uncle Phil.


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Spooky, right?!

Of course, Reddit users have taken to the comments section to point out the strong "family resemblance" between the two.

"I never realized how much uncle Phil looks like he could really be Will's uncle," wrote one user who might not understand how casting works. "There's actually kind of a strong resemblance.

"You either die as a fresh prince or you live long enough to become Uncle Phil," said another, in a nod to 'The Dark Knight.'

Tragically, Avery passed away in 2013 after complication arose from an open heart surgery.

But his legacy -- and, apparently, his face -- still live on.

(h/t The Grio)

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THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'When You Hit Upon a Star' Episode 17 -- Air Date 01/31/1994 -- Pictured: (l-r) James Avery as Philip Banks; Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks; Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks; Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey; Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith; Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks (Photo by Paul Drinkwater/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'Mother's Day' Episode 23 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks -- Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- Pilot Gallery -- Pictured: (l-r) Front: Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks; Front: Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Fresh Prince After Dark' Episode 9 -- Air Date 11/08/1993 -- Pictured: (l-r) Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks; James Avery as Philip Banks (Photo by Alice S. Hall/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'Get a Job' Episode 2 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Jan Sonnenmair/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Def Poet's Society' Episode 7 -- Pictured: (l-r) James Avery as Philip Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Ron Tom/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL AIR -- 'Someday Your Prince Will Be in Effect: Part 2' -- Aired 10/29/90 -- Pictured: (back, l-r) Producer Benny Medina, Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Tyler Collins as Cindy, Kadeem Hardison as Himself, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Quincy Jones as Himself, Al B. Sure as Himself, (front, l-r) Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks, Janet Hubert-Whitten as Vivian Banks, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks -- Photo by: NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Not, I Barbecue' Episode 6 -- Pictured: (l-r) Jaime Cardriche as Mad Dog, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Kassa Zakadi/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Take my Cousin...Please' Episode 11 -- Aired 11/22/93 -- Pictured: (l-r) Phil Morris as Prof. Scott Burton, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith (Photo by Alice S. Hall/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'For Sale By Owner' Episode 25 -- Pictured: (l-r) Donald Trump as Himself, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Marla Maples as Herself (Photo by Joseph Del Valle/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- Season 1 -- Pictured: Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'Papa's Got a Brand New Excuse' Episode 24 -- Pictured: (l-r) Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Daphne Reid as Vivian Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Ben Vereen as Lou Smith (Photo by Margaret Norton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'The Fresh Prince Project' Episode 1 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'The Baby Comes Out' Episode 20 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Vernee Watson-Johnson as Viola 'Vy' Smith, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks -- Photo by: Ron Tom/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'For Whom the Wedding Bells Toll' Episode 25 -- Pictured: (l-r) Nia Long as Lisa Wilkes, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Vernee Watson-Johnson as Viola 'Vy' Smith, John Amos as Fred Wilkes -- Photo by: Gary Null/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'The Butler Did It' Episode 11 -- Pictured: (l-r) James Avery as Philip Banks, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Ron Tom/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- Season 3 -- Pictured: (l-r) Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'P.S. I Love You' Episode 6 -- Pictured: (l-r) Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Will is from Mars...' Episode 17 -- Air Date 02/20/1995 -- Pictured: (l-r) Isabel Sanford as Louise Jefferson, Sherman Hemsley as George Jefferson, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith -- Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Burnin' Down the House' Episode 1 -- Pictured: Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith -- Photo by: Margaret Norton/NBCU Photo Bank
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'I, Stank Hole in One' Episode 21 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Regis Philbin -- Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Homeboy, Sweet Homeboy' Episode 5 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Guess Who's Coming to Marry?' Episode 6 -- Pictured: (l-r) Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks, Vernee Watson-Johnson as Viola, James Avery as Philip Banks, Jenifer Lewis as Helen, Diedrich Bader as Frank Schaeffer -- Photo by: Joseph Del Valle/NBCU Photo Bank
FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR, THE -- 'I Know Why the Caged Bird Screams' Episode 16 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Six Degrees of Graduation' Episode 24 -- Pictured: (l-r) James Avery as Philip Banks, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Danny Feld/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Bang the Drum Ashley' Episode 2 -- Pictured: (l-r) Jeffrey A. Townes as Jazz, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Alice S. Hall/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Cased Up' Episode 9 -- Pictured: (l-r) Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks -- Photo by: Alice S. Hall/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Homeboy, Sweet Homeboy' Episode 5 -- Pictured: (l-r) Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Don Cheadle as Ice Tray -- Photo by: Chris Haston/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- 'Ill Will' Episode 18 -- Pictured: (l-r) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks -- Photo by: Mike Ansell/NBCU Photo Bank
THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- Season 2 -- Pictured: (back, l-r) Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banksm, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks, Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey, Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, (middle) Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks, (front) Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith -- Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBCU Photo Bank
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