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John Amos - Quotes

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I could have begged. They made it obvious to me that if I wanted to come back and be a good boy... but I'd rather be in Roots than Good Times.

I could have begged. They made it obvious to me that if I wanted to come back and be a good boy... but I'd rather be in Roots than Good Times.

I've never seen oil slicks covering such a large area in the Gulf of Mexico. ---->>>

It was an ongoing struggle to say no, I don't want to be a part of the perpetuation of this stereotype. ---->>>

They killed my character off and as God would have it, just when they told me I would never work again, I got cast in a little program called Roots, and as they would say, the rest is history. ---->>>

Biography

Name: John Amos
Nationality: American
Born: 12-27, 1939
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
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Occupation: Actor
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John A. Amos, Jr. (born December 27, 1939) is an American actor who is best known for his role as James Evans, Sr. on the CBS television series Good Times (1974–76). Amos' other television work includes roles in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, the miniseries Roots, for which he received an Emmy nomination, and a recurring role as Admiral Percy Fitzwallace on The West Wing (wikipedia)