John Amos

John Amos
John Amos  American Actor

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John Amos was previously married to Lillian Lehman (1978 - 1979) and Noel J. Mickelson (1965 - 1975).

John Amos has been in a relationship with Ella Joyce.


John Amos is a 84 year old American Actor. Born John Allen Amos Jr. on 27th December, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey, USA, he is famous for The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Good Times, Roots. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

John Amos has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Esther Rolle in Good Times (1974), Jayne Kennedy in The Love Boat (1977) and Teresa Graves in The Funny Side (1971).

John Amos is a member of the following lists: Actors from New Jersey, American film actors and American television actors.


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Married3 10 years 7 years, 9 months 4 years
Dating1 - - -
Total4 10 years 5 years, 10 months 4 years


First Name John
Middle Name Allen
Last Name Amos Jr.
Full Name at Birth John Allen Amos Jr.
Alternative Name John A. Amos Jr., John Amos, John Allen Amos Jr.
Birthday 27th December, 1939
Birthplace Newark, New Jersey, USA
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Bodybuilder
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Arrow Shaped Nose
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School East Orange High School
University Long Beach City College, Colorado State University
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Good Times, Roots
Year(s) Active 1970–present

John Allen Amos Jr. (born December 27, 1939) is an American actor known for his role as James Evans Sr. on the CBS television series Good Times. Amos's other television work includes The Mary Tyler Moore Show, a recurring role as Admiral Percy Fitzwallace on The West Wing, and the role of Washington DC Mayor Ethan Baker in the series The District. Amos has appeared on Broadway and in numerous films in his five-decade career. He has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and an NAACP Image Award. On film, he has played numerous supporting roles in movies such as The Beastmaster (1982), Coming to America (1988), Die Hard 2 (1990) and Coming 2 America (2021).

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John Amos84 CapricornActor
Elisabete De Sousa-amos-
Lillian Lehman77 AquariusActress
Noel J. Mickelson-
Ella Joyce70 GeminiActress


The Last Rifleman2023Lincoln Jefferson AdamsMovie
Me Time2022GilMovie
Block Party2022DennisMovie
Coming 2 America2021Cleo McDowellMovie
Because of Charley2021GrandpaMovie
Christmas in Miami2021Chief HostMovie
The Truth About Santa Claus2020Movie
Uncut Gems2019Neighbor 33FMovie
The Righteous Gemstones2019Roddey LissonsTV Show
Christmas Belles2019Pop PopTV Movie
The Last O.G.2018Uncle DTV Show
Hauntsville2016Mr. KimballMovie
City Limits2016UrbanMovie
The Ranch2016EdTV Show
Mercy for Angels2015GodMovie
Ballers2015Deacon EllerTV Show
Nubbin & Friends2015Mr. JohnsonTV Show
Judge Amos2015Judge AmosTV Show
Act of Faith2014BradyMovie
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell2013WarTV Show
NYC 222012Pappy ScienceTV Show
Zombie Hamlet2012Edgar MortimerMovie
Madea's Witness Protection2012Pastor NelsonMovie
Untitled Martin Lawrence Project2012Captain LorenzoTV Movie
Shadow Hills2011Mr. SamsTV Movie
Lean Like a Cholo2010SlickMovie
Lie to Me2009Jim WeaverTV Show
Royal Pains2009Harrison PhillipsTV Show
The Law2009CharlesTV Movie
Tamales and Gumbo2008The PatronMovie
The Bob Show2007TV Show
Voodoo Moon2006DutchTV Movie
30 Rock2006John AmosTV Show
Men in Trees2006Buzz WashingtonTV Show
Psych2006Uncle Burton GusterTV Show
Shadow Boxing2005HillMovie
My Name Is Earl2005JoeTV Show
Lichnyy nomer2004Admiral 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
A Woman Like That1997Movie
The Rockford Files: Shoot-Out at the Golden Pagoda1997Booker HutchTV Movie
King of the Hill1997Glen JohnsonTV Show
Sports Theater with Shaquille O'Neal1997TV Show
For Better or Worse1995GrayMovie
In the House1995Coach Sam WilsonTV Show
The Outer Limits1995Peter 'Yas' YastrzemskiTV Show
704 Hauser1994Ernie CumberbatchTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Sheriff James MackeyTV Show
Night Trap1993Capt. HodgesMovie
Walker, Texas Ranger1993Pastor Roscoe JonesTV Show
The Black Cat1993Short Film
Martin1992Sgt. StrawnTV Show
Ricochet1991Reverend StylesMovie
Without a Pass1991Blue BerryMovie
Clippers1991MelTV Movie
Die Hard 21990GrantMovie
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
Beauty and the Beast1987FarrellTV Show
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-Team1983Rev. TaylorTV Show
The Beastmaster1982SethMovie
Touched by Love1980TonyMovie
Alcatraz: The Whole Shocking Story1980Bumpy JohnsonTV Movie
Here's Boomer1980Charlie FosterTV Show
Trapper John, M.D.1979Ins. Roland HackettTV Show
Willa1979VirgilTV Movie
Mr. Dugan1979Rep. DooleyTV Show
Cops and Robin1978Officer Bill BundyTV Movie
Roots1977Older Kunta Kinte / TobyTV Show
The Love Boat1977Duke TaylorTV Show
Future Cop1976Officer Bill Bundy / Bundy / Off. 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 Engineer (uncredited)Movie
The New Dick Van Dyke Show1971Mark CooperTV Show
The Funny Side1971Minority HusbandTV Show
The Mary Tyler Moore Show1970Gordy Howard / Weatherman GordyTV Show
The Tim Conway Comedy Hour1970VariousTV Show
Love, American Style1969TV Show
The Bill Cosby Show19691st SalesmanTV Show
One Life to Live1968Bill MooreTV Show
Insight1960Josh CameronTV Show
Capture the FlagClintonMovie
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AparecidoAparecidoDec 27, 2022

Hoje 27/12 é o aniversário de John Amosv! Today 27/12 is the birthday of John Amosv! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! Eu te amo, John Amosv! I love you, John Amosv!

AparecidoAparecidoDec 27, 2021

Hoje 27/12 é o aniversário de John Amos! Today 27/12 is the birthday of John Amos! Feliz Aniversário! Muita paz, saúde, realizações, sucesso e bênçãos! Abraços! Happy Birthday! Peace, health, achievements, success and blessings! Hugs! Eu te amo, John Amos! I love you, John Amos!

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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