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Ben Powers (I) (1950–2015)


Ben Powers was born on July 5, 1950 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Alton Adelbert Powers. He was an actor, known for Good Times (1974), Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980) and Uncensored (1984). He died on April 6, 2015 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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 1984-1985 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Moochie
- Firestorm (1985) ... Moochie
- Cold Target (1984) ... Moochie
- Torch Song (1984) ... Moochie
 1984 Uncensored (Video)
Skit characters
 1984 Shattered Vows (TV Movie)
Tod
 1982-1983 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Rick West / Aaron
- Here Today, Hair Tomorrow (1983) ... Rick West
- Death Row: Part 1 (1982) ... Aaron
 1982 The Greatest American Hero (TV Series)
 1982 The New Odd Couple (TV Series)
- The Hustler (1982)
 1982 Drop-Out Father (TV Movie)
Ben Brown
 1982 Flamingo Road (TV Series)
 1982 Things Are Tough All Over
The Pimp
 1982 Gimme a Break! (TV Series)
Tony
- Nell's Ex (1982) ... Tony
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie
Welfare Black
 1977 Laugh-In (TV Series)
 1975 Great Performances (TV Series)
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 1977 The Great American Laugh-Off (TV Movie)
Himself
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Was very adept at doing impressions (e.g. Tony Bennett, Johnny Mathis) as was evidenced during a couple of "talent shows" that were held during a few episodes of "Good Times." See more »

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