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THR Icon: At 100, Norman Lear Looks Back (And Ahead) at What’s Changed Since the ‘Maude’ Abortion Episode

“I’m the one in the white hat,” Norman Lear announces as he and his producing partner, Brent Miller, several decades his junior, appear in Zoom boxes in late August. At 100, the “newly minted centurion,” as he proudly describes himself, still appreciates a laugh. After all, the white hat has been the signature of Lear’s […]

Johnny Brown, Comedian, Singer and ‘Good Times’ Actor, Dies at 84

Johnny Brown, the easygoing actor, comedian and singer best known for portraying the housing project superintendent Nathan Bookman on Good Times, has died. He was 84. Brown died Wednesday, his daughter, actress Sharon Catherine Brown, announced on Instagram. “Our family is devastated. Devastated. Devastated. Beyond heartbroken. Barely able to breathe,” she wrote. View this post on Instagram […]

‘Good Times’ Star Jimmie Walker Supports Trump, Defends Bill Maher

The actor considers himself "a logical Independent" and is with the president for "probably 90 percent of the things he does."

‘Good Times’ Actor Ben Powers Dies at 64

He played Thelma's husband on the popular CBS sitcom of the 1970s.

‘Good Times’ Movie in the Works at Sony

Scott Rudin and Eli Bush are producing a film of the classic sitcom, with Phil Johnston on board to write.