Good Times

  • 1974
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The 'Maude' spin-off about a black family living in a Chicago housing project mined poverty, racism, inner-city woes and single-parent homes for humor, with varying degrees of success. J.J.'s enthusiastic 'dyn-o-mite!' became the show's catchphrase, and the series, created under Norman Lear's guidance, was a popular destination for viewers in the 1970s.

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Season 5, Episode 6 Breaker, Breaker

First Aired: November 9, 1977

Michael becomes a Casanova on Bookman's CB radio. Michael: Ralph Carter. J.J.: Jimmie Walker. Bookman: Johnny Brown. Willona: Ja'net DuBois. Fun Girl: Sharon Brown. Thelma: BernNadette Stanis.

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  • Premiered: February 8, 1974
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The 'Maude' spin-off about a black family living in a Chicago housing project mined poverty, racism, inner-city woes and single-parent homes for humor, with varying degrees of success. J.J.'s enthusiastic 'dyn-o-mite!' became the show's catchphrase, and th… (more)

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