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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 The New Mike Hammer (1984), Good Times (1974) and Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980). He was married to Julia Harper. He died on April 6, 2015 in New Bedford, Massachusetts, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

(1984-1985)
Good Times Keith Anderson
(1978-1979)
(1980)

Filmography

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 1984-1985 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Moochie
- Firestorm (1985) ... Moochie
- A Bullet for Benny (1984) ... Moochie
- Cold Target (1984) ... Moochie
- A Death in the Family (1984) ... Moochie
- Dead Card Down (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)
Ivan
- The Price Is Right (1982) ... Ivan
 1982 The New Odd Couple (TV Series)
Sidepocket Sidney
- The Hustler (1982) ... Sidepocket Sidney
 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
 1978-1979 Good Times (TV Series)
Keith Anderson
- The Evans' Dilemma (1979) ... Keith Anderson
- Cousin Raymond (1979) ... Keith Anderson
- The End of the Rainbow (1979) ... Keith Anderson
- A Matter of Mothers (1979) ... Keith Anderson (credit only)
- The Physical (1979) ... Keith Anderson
 1977-1978 Laugh-In (TV Series)
Regular Performer
- Episode #1.6 (1978)
- Episode #1.5 (1978) ... Regular Performer
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Regular Performer
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Regular Performer
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Regular Performer
 1975 Great Performances (TV Series)
John
- Brother to Dragons (1975) ... John
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 1977 The Great American Laugh-Off (TV Movie)
Self
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(1972 to 1975) He was an actor for the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island.

Spouse:

Julia Harper  (her death)  (4 children)
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Living in Rhode Island.

Star Sign:

Cancer

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