Will Smith shares story of how he became ‘The Fresh Prince Of Bel-Air’

And the Hollywood actor explains exactly how he became the iconic character in a new YouTube video that is now going viral.

Smith’s inspiring story involves his failed second album, an ex-girlfriend, unpaid taxes and the IRS, a drunk Quincy Jones as his record producer, a hastily-conducted audition and contracts that were drawn up in a limo.

Check out the full clip above.