NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The creators of the video game “Fortnite” will have to fight a new court battle.
Actor Alfonso Ribeiro is suing them, claiming they ripped off his “Carlton Dance.”READ MORE: 'The Loss Of A Hero': New York Mourns Death Of 22-Year-Old NYPD Officer Jason Rivera
It’s all about the moves he created playing Carlton Banks in the 1990s sitcom “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.”READ MORE: Dozens Gather In Harlem To Pray For Families Of NYPD Officers Shot While Responding To Domestic Dispute
The lawsuit says the game creators unfairly profited by incorporating those moves into the game.
Epic Games is also facing lawsuits from two other celebrities for similar reasons.MORE NEWS: Lashawn McNeil, Suspect In Deadly Harlem Police Shooting, Was On Probation, Had 5 Prior Arrests
Rapper 2 Milly and Internet sensation Russel Horning — aka “Backpack Kid” — claim the game stole their dance moves as well.