Good Times (1974-1979)
Comedy / Sitcom
Created By Eric Monte and Michael Evans
Directed By Gerren Keith, Herbert Kenwith, Bob LaHendro and Donald McKayle
Esther Rolle as Florida Evans
John Amos as James Evans, Sr.
Ja'net Dubois as Willona Woods
Ralph Carter as Michael Evans
Bern Nadette Stanis as
Jimmie Walker as James 'J.J.' Evans, Jr.
Johnny Brown as Nathan 'Buffalo Butt' Bookman
Janet Jackson as Millicent 'Penny' Gordon Woods
Ben Powers as Keith Albert Anderson
Good times was an American sitcom that aired on CBS from February 8th, 1974 to August 1st, 1979 for a total of six seasons and a run of 133 episodes. The show was a spin off of, " Maude " which was a spin off from another television show, " All in the Family ".
Good Times was set in Chicago, but actually filmed in Los Angeles. The plot centered around Eric Monte's character. Episodes dealt with the characters having to deal with a daily life struggle living in the projects. The family stuck together and made the best of every situation no matter what they had to undertake.
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