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He symbolized the 70s American dream of success -- the former kid from the ghetto who rose to wisecracking TV superstardom. While in his element as the broadly strutting, gleamy-toothed J.J. Evans of the popular urban-styled sitcom Good Times (1974), Jimmie Walker lived the extremely good life. Following the series' demise, however, reality again ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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Other Works:

(1990s) TV commercial: Nickelodeon "Nick at Night". See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jimmie C. Walker | Jimmy Walker

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

Believe me when I tell you I am lucky to be able to get a laugh here and there in America, And that's a constant fight. Showbiz, I will tell you, is like climbing a greasy pole. Sometimes you get to the top and slide right back down again. See more »

Trivia:

[On the casting of Demond Wilson as Lamont on Sanford and Son (1972)] "It's hard to find a DULL Black man.". See more »

Trademark:

The catchprase "DY-NO-MITE!"

Nickname:

J.J.

Star Sign:

Cancer

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