As the first season of ‘Bel-Air‘ approaches its conclusion, relationships evolve, and several people face significant life changes. The Banks family celebrates Will’s (Jabari Banks) birthday in episode 8, titled ‘No One Wins When the Family Feuds,’ and Vy (April Parker Jones) visits Los Angeles.
With Will’s 17th birthday approaching, Vy mulls over whether or not she should tell him everything about his father. Hilary (Coco Jones) is dealing with a career problem, and Geoffrey (Jimmy Akingbola) decides to disregard Phil’s (Adrian Holmes) advice.
Here’s everything you need to know about ‘Bel-Air’ episode 8’s ending.
WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD.
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Bel-Air Episode 8 ‘No One Wins When the Family Feuds’ Recap
The Banks family confronts with the consequences of their actions in episode 7 in episode 8. Because of the party and the authorities’ involvement, Carlton (Olly Sholotan) is obliged to act as his father’s caddie.
Will was the one who organised the party, and he was not being punished, as Carlton points out to his father. Phil responds by reminding his son that Will’s birthday is approaching. Because of this, his penalty has been postponed.
Vy arrives in Los Angeles in a private jet likely organised by Phil, and is greeted by her son and Viv on the tarmac (Cassandra Freeman).
This is her first visit to Los Angeles in a long time. Previous episodes hinted at a deep-seated rivalry between Vy and Viv. In episode 8, they finally let out all of their pent-up rage and resentment toward one another.
Much of it derives from what happened to their mother, according to Vy. Vy looked after her when she became ill. Vy believes that Viv’s financial assistance was insufficient.
Carlton decides to reconcile things with Will after seeing how his mother and aunt’s relationship has deteriorated. They’ve made truces in the past. But then they started hating each other again.
The fact that Carlton is willing to accept Will and Lisa’s relationship is, nonetheless, a step in the right way. Meanwhile, despite the success of her raunchy culinary video, Hilary is hesitant to release any more.
This puts her at odds with Kylo, her house’s commander. Hilary eventually leaves the Crib of Influence, owing Kylo $50,000 for violating the contract.
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What Happened Between Lou and Vy in Bel-Air Episode 8?
Lou is Will’s absent father in ‘Bel Air.’ Will knows very nothing about him other than the fact that he abandoned them. Will has a lot of anger for his father, which he occasionally directs onto other father figures.
And it’s for this reason that the bond between Phil and Will is at the heart of the ‘Bel-Air’ storey. That relationship is bound to act as a major plot device if the dramatic imagination even loosely follows the plotline of ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.’
Viv and Phil oppose when they find that Vy intends to tell Will about his father. Viv tells Vy about it, while Phil tells Geoffrey to make sure Lou doesn’t get too close to Will.
Will and Lou should decide whether or not they want to rekindle their relationship, Geoffrey tells his boss. No one else has the authority to intervene and add to the confusion without being asked.
Will finally learns at least some of the truth about Lou from Vy. He seemed to be a dreamer, and Vy felt compelled to help him. It got to be too much at one point.
Will accepts his mother’s explanation for the time being, but it’s clear that Viv has kept a lot of the narrative buried. She was concerned that if her son found out the truth, he would despise her. Despite this, nothing she says is likely to elicit a strong reaction from Will.
In ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’, Who is Lou?
Lou Smith is played by Ben Vereen in the original series. He makes an appearance in the show’s fourth season. Will’s father abandoned him and his mother when he was five years old. When Lou shows up to Will’s café, he explains that he ran away because he didn’t think he was ready to be a father.
He goes on to say that he now wants to be involved in his son’s life. Despite Will’s belief, Phil sees right through the lies and is ultimately proven true. Phil is eventually revealed to be Will’s true father figure.