John Amos

John Amos

John Amos  American Actor

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2792
Age
76
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John A. Amos, Jr. (born December 27, 1939) is an American actor who played James Evans, Sr. on the 1970s television series Good Times. His television work includes roles in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, the miniseries Roots, for which he received an Emm...

Confirmed Relationships4
Longest Relationship10 yrs
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length2 yrs, 9 mths
First Name John
Last Name Amos
Age 76 years
Birthday 27th December, 1939
Birthplace Newark, New Jersey, USA
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Bodybuilder
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Mary Tyler Moore, Good Times, Roots
Year(s) Active 1970–present
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NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
John Amos76 CapricornActor
American
Lillian Lehman69 AquariusActress
American
Noel J. Mickelson-
Ella Joyce62 GeminiActress
American
Elisabete De Sousa-amos-

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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Devotion2016Big JimMovie
Mercy for Angels2015GodMovie
Bad Ass 3: Bad Asses on the Bayou2015EarlMovie
Judge Amos2015Judge AmosMovie
Act of Faith2014BradyMovie
NYC 222012Pappy ScienceTV Show
Zombie Hamlet2012Edgar MortimerMovie
Madea's Witness Protection2012Pastor NelsonMovie
Untitled Martin Lawrence Project2012Captain LorenzoMovie
Perfect Sunday2010SlickMovie
Lie to Me2009Jim WeaverTV Show
Royal Pains2009Harrison PhillipsTV Show
The Law2009CharlesTV Movie
Tamales and Gumbo2008The PatronMovie
Ascension Day2007HenryMovie
Hauntsville2007Mr. KimballMovie
The Bob Show2007Movie
Voodoo Moon2006DutchTV Movie
30 Rock2006John AmosTV Show
Men in Trees2006Buzz WashingtonTV Show
Psych2006Uncle Burton GusterTV Show
Shadow Boxing2005HillMovie
My Name Is Earl2005JoeTV Show
Countdown2004Admiral MeloryMovie
My Baby's Daddy2004Uncle VirgilMovie
The Watermelon Heist2003Old Man AmosMovie
All About the Andersons2003Joe AndersonTV Show
Two and a Half Men2003EdTV Show
All Over Again2001Coach ZellerMovie
Disappearing Acts2000Mr. SwiftTV Movie
Something to Sing About2000Rev. WashingtonTV Movie
The District2000Mayor Ethan BakerTV Show
The West Wing1999Percy FitzwallaceTV Show
The Players Club1998FreemanMovie
Sports Theater with Shaquille O'Neal1998TV Show
A Woman Like That1997Movie
The Rockford Files: Shoot-Out at the Golden Pagoda1997Booker HutchTV Movie
King of the Hill1997Glen JohnsonTV Show
For Better or Worse1995GrayMovie
In the House1995Coach Sam WilsonTV Show
The Outer Limits1995Peter 'Yas' YastrzemskiTV Show
704 Hauser1994Ernie CumberbatchTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994James MackeyTV Show
Night Trap1993Capt. HodgesMovie
Walker, Texas Ranger1993Pastor Roscoe JonesTV Show
The Black Cat1993Short Film
Mac1992NatMovie
Martin1992Sgt. StrawnTV Show
Ricochet1991Reverend StylesMovie
Without a Pass1991Blue BerryMovie
Clippers1991MelShort Film
Die Hard 21990Maj. GrantMovie
Two Evil Eyes1990Det. Legrand (segment "The Black Cat")Movie
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990Fred WilkesTV Show
Lock Up1989MeissnerMovie
Gideon Oliver1989Carl ManningTV Show
Coming to America1988Cleo McDowellMovie
Bonanza: The Next Generation1988Mr. MackTV Movie
American Flyers1985Dr. ConradMovie
American Masters1985Dr. BledsoeTV Show
Stingray1985Roy JeffriesTV Show
Hunter1984Captain DolanTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Doc PenroseTV Show
The Cosby Show1984Dr. HerbertTV Show
You Are the Jury1984Sergeant Harold BormanTV Show
Dance of the Dwarfs1983EstebanMovie
Hardcastle and McCormick1983Albie MeadowsTV Show
The A-Team1983Reverend TaylorTV Show
The Beastmaster1982SethMovie
Touched by Love1980TonyMovie
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story1980Bumpy JohnsonTV Movie
Here's Boomer1980FosterTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Ins. Roland HackettTV Show
Willa1979VirgilTV Movie
Mr. Dugan1979Rep. DooleyTV Show
Cops and Robin1978Officer Bill BundyTV Movie
Roots1977older Kunta KinteTV Show
The Love Boat1977Duke TaylorTV Show
Future Cop1976Officer Bill BundyTV Show
Let's Do It Again1975Kansas City MackMovie
Good Times1974James Evans, Sr.TV Show
The World's Greatest Athlete1973Coach Sam ArcherMovie
The President's Plane Is Missing1973Marine Corporal (as Johnny Amos)TV Movie
Police Story1973Walt KylesTV Show
Two's Company1973TV Movie
Maude1972Henry EvansTV Show
Sanford and Son1972LutherTV Show
Keeping Up with the Joneses1972TV Movie
Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song1971Biker (as Johnny Amos)Movie
Vanishing Point1971Super Soul's EngineerMovie
The New Dick Van Dyke Show1971Mark CooperTV Show
The Funny Side1971Minority HusbandTV Show
Mary Tyler Moore1970Gordy HowardTV Show
Love, American Style1969TV Show
The Bill Cosby Show19691st SalesmanTV Show
One Life to Live1968Detective Johnson (1987-1988)TV Show
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    tiffany paciullaFeb 17, 2011

    are u with someone plus love u in god times

    pat waddellJul 25, 2010

    I love your nose!

    natashaMar 29, 2008

    John Amos was the epitome of what I wanted a black father to portray. He was strong and he cared about his family. My father was never there for me, but I pictured him as the perfect dad. He`s also a great actor. Men in Trees is a good show, too.


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