Good Times, Bad Times, Our Times : A Memoir

Book - 2012 | 1st Da Capo Press ed
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Jimmie Walker was born in 1947 in the Bronx. At 22, he began performing as a standup comedian and was eventually discovered by the casting director for "Good Times." Walker was the first successful young black sitcom star, and his catchphrase--"Dyn-o-mite!"--remains an indicator of the era. He continues to tour the country doing stand-up and lives in Las Vegas.
Publisher: Boston, MA : Da Capo Press, 2012
Edition: 1st Da Capo Press ed
ISBN: 9780306820830
Branch Call Number: 792.7028 W1526D 2012
Characteristics: x, 264 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Manna, Sal
Alternative Title: Dynomite


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Jimmy Walker's smile is universally recognized. His autobiography isn't just about "Good Times" but his whole life.

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