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Jimmie Walker

Walker as J.J. with Esther Rolle on Good Times, 1974.
Personal information
Birth nameJames Carter Walker
Birth dateJune 25, 1947(age 69)
Place of birthThe Bronx, New York, U.S.
OccupationActor/Comedian
Spouse-Jere Fields-1980--

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James Carter "Jimmie" Walker (born June 25, 1947) is an American actor and stand-up comedian, known for portraying J. J. Evans on the television series Good Times, which ran from 1974 to 1979. While on the show, Walker's character was known for the catchphrase, "Dy-no-mite!", which he also used in his mid-1970s TV commercial for a Panasonic line of cassette and 8-track tape players.


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