"Carlton Banks" always dances in the television series "The Prince of Rap" or also called "The Prince of Bel Air" and the steps are so iconic that the creators of Fortnite and NBA 2k videogames don't find anything better than owning it. movement on their console.
However, the actor Alfone Ribeiro He did not like it and, because it had become a registered trademark of the actor, sued them.
In a separate lawsuit filed in federal court, Ribeiro claimed that Epic Games (developer of Fortnite) and Take-Two Interactive (NBA 2K developers) used the so-called "Carlton dance" without authorization and without giving credit.
Also, Ribeiro asked the judge to order the two companies to stop using their movements and ensure that the registration of dance property was in process.