John Amos

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John Amos
Birth name John A. Amos
Born December 27, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey, USA
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes
Awards

Contents

Roles

Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
Good Times James Evans, Sr. 1974–1976 1 2 3
Future Cop Bill Bundy 1977 1
704 Hauser Ernie Cumberbatch 1994 1
All About the Andersons Joe Anderson 2003–2004 1
Men in Trees Buzz Washington 2006–2008 1 2

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 1x10 - Assistant Wanted, Female November 21, 1970
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 1x16 - Party Is Such Sweet Sorrow January 9, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 1x21 - The Boss Isn't Coming to Dinner February 13, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 1x24 - The 45-Year-Old Man March 6, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 2x01 - The Birds... and... um... Bees September 18, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 2x03 - He's No Heavy... He's My Brother October 2, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 2x08 - Thoroughly Unmilitant Mary November 6, 1971
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 2x21 - Where There's Smoke, There's Rhoda February 12, 1972
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 3x01 - The Good-Time News September 16, 1972
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 3x05 - It's Whether You Win or Lose October 14, 1972
Sanford and Son Luther 2x16 - A Visit from Lena Horne January 12, 1973
Maude Henry Evans 1x18 - Florida's Problem February 13, 1973
Maude Henry Evans 2x06 - Florida's Affair October 16, 1973
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 4x12 - We Want Baxter December 1, 1973
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 4x15 - Happy Birthday, Lou! December 22, 1973
Maude Henry Evans 2x20 - Florida's Goodbye February 5, 1974
The Mary Tyler Moore Show Gordy Howard 7x18 - Hail the Conquering Gordy February 5, 1977
The A-Team Father 2x17 - Pure-Dee Poison January 31, 1984
Trapper John, M.D. Roland Hackett 5x11 - The Fred Connection March 18, 1984
Murder, She Wrote Doc Penrose 3x16 - Death Takes a Dive February 22, 1987
The Cosby Show Dr. Herbert 5x02 - The Physical October 13, 1988
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Fred Wilkes 5x12 - Same Game, Next Season December 12, 1994
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Fred Wilkes 5x13 - Three's a Crowd January 9, 1995
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Fred Wilkes 5x18 - The Wedding Show (Psyche!) February 27, 1995
Touched by an Angel James Mackey 1x11 - The Hero March 4, 1995
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 1x04 - Once Again, with Feeling May 1, 1995
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Fred Wilkes 5x25 - For Whom the Wedding Bells Toll May 15, 1995
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 2x01 - Dog Catchers September 18, 1995
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 2x04 - The Final Cut October 9, 1995
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 2x11 - Do the Right Thing January 1, 1996
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 2x12 - Come Back, Kid January 8, 1996
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x04 - Bury the Hatchet September 16, 1996
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x05 - Maxwell Said Knock You Out September 23, 1996
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x06 - Record Breaking Time September 30, 1996
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x18 - Return of the Stiletto February 24, 1997
Martin Sgt. Strawn 5x19 - Daddy Dearest April 3, 1997
Walker, Texas Ranger Pastor Roscoe Jones 5x24/25 - Sons of Thunder May 4, 1997
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x20 - Abstinence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder May 5, 1997
In the House Coach Sam Wilson 3x21 - The Retreat Story May 12, 1997
The West Wing Admiral Percy Fitzwallace 1x03 - A Proportional Response October 6, 1999
The West Wing Admiral Percy Fitzwallace 1x11 - Lord John Marbury January 5, 2000
The West Wing Admiral Percy Fitzwallace 1x19 - Let Bartlet Be Bartlet April 26, 2000
The West Wing Admiral Percy Fitzwallace 1x22 - What Kind of Day Has It Been? May 17, 2000
The Outer Limits (1995) Pete Yastremski 6x19 - Zig Zag August 11, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x01 - Pilot October 7, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x02 - Dirty Laundry October 14, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x03 - Worst Block October 21, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x05 - The Real Terrorist November 4, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x06 - How They Lived November 11, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x07 - Imperfect Victims November 18, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x08 - The Jackal November 25, 2000
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x11 - The D.C. Strangler January 6, 2001
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x15 - The Most Dangerous Job February 17, 2001
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x20 - Running Towards Fire April 28, 2001
The District Mayor Ethan Baker 1x23 - Fools Russian (2) May 19, 2001
Two and a Half Men Ed 7x16 - Tinkle Like a Princess March 1, 2010
Two and a Half Men Ed 7x17 - I Found Your Moustache March 8, 2010
Two and a Half Men Ed 7x22 - This Is Not Gonna End Well May 24, 2010

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The Hollywood Squares (1966) January 14-18, 1974
The Hollywood Squares (1966) September 1-5, 1975
The Hollywood Squares (1966) March 6-10, 1978
The Hollywood Squares (1966) July 3-7, 1978

Awards and Accolades

Primetime Emmy Awards

  • Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actor for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series (1977)
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