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John Amos Says JJ Getting Shot was Most Impactful Episode of 'Good Times' + New Children's Book

You probably remember John Amos from his days as James Evans, Sr. on Good Times, or his charasmatic role as Mr. McDowell in Coming to America, but his catalog of work goes far beyond what fans have seen on screen.

From time spent running up and down the field as a college and professional football player to knocking guys out in the boxing ring, the legendary actor stopped by WBLS to chat with Shaila and shed light on his latest venture: a children's book titled A World Without Color

Watch John's full interview below, and remind yourself why you will always love this man on and off camera.

 

 

 

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