Good Times was a spin-off of Maude. The series centered around Maude's black housekeeper Florida Evans, her husband James, and children J.J., Thelma, and Michael. The Evans also had a next door neighbor Wilona Woods who was also a main character on the show.The family lived in a housing project in southern Chicago and were always struggling to survive. Mr. Bookman was the Evans' landlord.
Last Episode06x21 The End of the Rainbow Aired: Aug. 01, 1979
The series final episode ties up all the loose ends, as J.J. now is employed as a graphic artist with a comic book company, and Keith has been …
Good Times: Season 3, Episode #13 - A Loss of Confidence
Unbelievable as it seems, J.J., "the Casanova of the ghetto," can't get a date with Thelma's gorgeous…
Series Fun Facts
- The name of the gang that J.J. was briefly a member of was the Satan's Knights. Michael was also briefly a gang member when he was forced into joining the Junior Warlords.
- Esther Rolle is 25 years older than 'Janet DuBois, although they supposed to be the same age on the show.
- James often called Wilona "the Rona Barrett of the projects."