‘Good Times’ Star Ja’Net DuBois Dead At 74

by Krystal Franklin

February 18, 2020

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According to TMZ, Ja’Net DuBois was found dead in her sleep on Tuesday. She was 74. The actress, famously known for her role in the 70s cult classic, Good Times was reportedly in good health. Fans saw DuBois just two months ago when she appeared on ABC’s Live In Front of a Studio Audience alongside Jimmy Walker and Bernnadette Stanis.

And remember this iconic moment in 2017? DuBois and Janet Jackson reunited at Jackson’s State of the World Tour after party.

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DuBois’ career started on Broadway, appearing in Golden Boy and A Rasin In The Sun alongside Sammy Davis Jr. Over the years she appeared in several movies, including Charlie’s Angel: Full Throttle and Tropic Thunder.

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Fans of The Jeffersons, know the Emmy winner famously composed and sung the iconic theme song. Watch below.

DuBois was survived by two daughters and one son. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

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