he grew up into a handsome young man...
In the new issue of "Vanity Fair", Jaleel White says, quote, "I was getting network notes on the bulge of my sack! I wore my pants so freaking tight and it was like, after awhile, we got a problem there. So, literally, the last season we loosened up his pants."
Jaleel did other things to stay in Urkel mode, too . . . quote, "The fact is that I was maturing. I knew physically I had made certain sacrifices to keep that property alive that just couldn't be made anymore.
"I wasn't changing my hair; I was staying out of the gym. To be honest, I was retarding my own growth as a man in order to maintain the authenticity to what I thought that character should be."
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