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Kenneth Williams, most popularly known by his stage name Eric Monte, was born and raised in the economically impoverished Cabrini-Green Housing project in Chicago. It was an environment filled with gangs, high unemployment, and drugs. When Monte was five years old, he loved to play cowboys and Indians and pretend that he was the Lone Ranger. While... See full bio »


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Good Times Writer
Cooley High Writer
Cooley High Writer


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 2001 Moesha (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- That's My Mama (2001) ... (writer)
 1999 The Wayans Bros. (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pops Gets Evicted (1999) ... (writer)
 1982 Benson (TV Series) (story by - 1 episode)
- Thy Brother's Keeper (1982) ... (story by)
  Good Times (TV Series) (created by - 133 episodes, 1974 - 1979) (story by - 2 episodes, 1974) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 1974) (written by - 2 episodes, 1974)
- The Evans' Dilemma (1979) ... (creator)
- Cousin Raymond (1979) ... (creator)
- The End of the Rainbow (1979) ... (creator)
- A Matter of Mothers (1979) ... (creator)
- The Physical (1979) ... (creator)
 1976-1979 What's Happening!! (TV Series) (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by - 65 episodes)
- The Benefit Show (1979) ... (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by)
- Dwayne's Debate (1979) ... (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by)
- First Class Coach (1979) ... (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by)
- The Last Page (1979) ... (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by)
- The Thomas Treasure (1979) ... (suggested by the American International Picture "Cooley High" written by)
 1976 The Fosters (TV Series) (original script - 1 episode)
- Benjamin's Rebellion (1976) ... (original script)
 1975 Cooley High (TV Movie)
 1975 Cooley High (written by)
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 1974 Good Times (TV Series) (script supervisor - 13 episodes)
- My Son, the Lover (1974) ... (script supervisor)
- The Check Up (1974) ... (script supervisor)
- The TV Commercial (1974) ... (script supervisor)
- Springtime in the Ghetto (1974) ... (script supervisor)
- The Visitor (1974) ... (script supervisor)
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 1974 Good Times (TV Series)
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- Black Jesus (1974) ... The Runner
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 2014 Contrast (special thanks) (completed)
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 2014 Unsung Hollywood (TV Series documentary)
- Cooley High (2014) ... Self
 2002 TV's Most Censored Moments (TV Movie documentary)
 2000 E! True Hollywood Story (TV Series documentary)
- Good Times (2000) ... Self

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I was five years old and I loved cowboys - Roy Rogers, Gene Autry, the Lone Ranger - and I had this little broomstick horse. And I was running, riding around like it was a horse. And this big old white guy came up to me. Now that I look back at it, he might not have been that big or that old, but he was definitely white. And he said who are you supposed to be? And I rode back on my little ... See more »


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