John Amos is former professional football player and an American actor, best known for playing James Evans, Sr. on the 1970s sitcom "Good Times" from 1974 to 1976, and for playing an adult Kunta Kinte in the groundbreaking mini-series, "Roots."
Amos credits also include, Gordy Howard, the weatherman on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Captain Dolan on
the show Hunter, also in the CBS police drama The District, and most resently as, Buzz in "Men In Trees" on ABC.
He is a frequent guest-star on many shows, such as, "The Cosby Show," "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,"
"The West Wing" and "The A-Team."
He can also be seen in many films, from "Coming to America," "The Beastmaster," "Let's Do It Again" and "Die Hard 2."
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|Men in Trees: Season 2||Oct 12, 2007||Buzz Washington||tbd|
|Men in Trees: Season 1||Sep 12, 2006||Buzz Washington||8.9|
|The West Wing: Season 5||Sep 24, 2003||Percy Fitzwallace||7.3|
|The West Wing: Season 4||Sep 25, 2002||Percy Fitzwallace||8.2|
|The West Wing: Season 3||Oct 10, 2001||Percy Fitzwallace||8.6|
|The District: Season 1||Oct 7, 2000||Mayor Ethan Baker||tbd|
|The West Wing: Season 2||Oct 4, 2000||Percy Fitzwallace||8.8|
|The West Wing: Season 1||Sep 22, 1999||Percy Fitzwallace||8.9|
|Good Times: Season 6||Sep 16, 1978||James Evans (1974-1976)||tbd|
|Good Times: Season 3||Sep 9, 1975||James Evans (1974-1976)||tbd|
|Good Times: Season 2||Sep 10, 1974||James Evans (1974-1976)||tbd|
|Good Times: Season 1||Feb 8, 1974||James Evans (1974-1976)||tbd|
|The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Season 4||Sep 15, 1973||Gordy Howard (1970-1973) / Gordy Howard||10|
|The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Season 3||Sep 16, 1972||Gordy Howard (1970-1973) / Gordy Howard||10|
|The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Season 2||Sep 18, 1971||Gordy Howard / Gordy Howard||10|
|The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Season 1||Sep 19, 1970||Gordy Howard||10|