Who was Johnny Brown? ‘Good Times Star’ dies at 84, Wife, Net worth, Family, Cause of Death

Johnny Brown was an actor and singer from the United States. He was most known for his role as Nathan Bookman, the building superintendent on the CBS sitcom Good Times in the 1970s. Brown played Bookman until 1979 when the show was terminated.

Johnny Brown, star of ‘Good Times,’ has died at the age of 84.

Johnny Brown, the actor, and comedian best remembered for his role as apartment building superintendent Nathan Bookman on the television sitcom “Good Times,” died on March 2, 2022, in his longtime residence in Los Angeles.

He was 84 years old when he died.

His daughter, Broadway actress Sharon Catherine Brown, confirmed the news in an Instagram post-Friday.

“Our family is devastated,” she wrote. “We respectfully ask for privacy at this time because we need a minute to process the unthinkable.”

According to the Instagram post, Brown passed away on Wednesday. Further details of his death have not yet been made public.

Johnny Brown Age, Family, and Early Life

Johnny Brown was born on June 11, 1937(Age 84 Years) in St. Petersburg, Florida, U.S.

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However, we don’t have any information regarding his exact birthdate, birthplace, and parents. As of now, we don’t have much information regarding his personal life.

Johnny Brown Career, What was his profession?

His early best role was as a regular cast member of the television series Laugh-in, as a nightclub promoter and performer. Brown is well known for his stocky build, beautiful smile, animated facial movements, and easygoing joking manner.

He has also appeared in shows such as The Flip Wilson Show, The Jeffersons, Family Matters, Sister, Sister, The Jamie Foxx Show, The Wayans Brothers, and Martin. Brown played a railroad dining car server in the 1970 film The Out-of-Towners. When Brown was a kid in Harlem, he went to school alongside Walter Dean Myers.

Brown appeared in a television commercial for the Write Brothers pen, a short-lived Papermate pen product, in the 1970s. Brown played a schoolteacher who pushes his chorus line of kids to use this pen for their school work in an elaborate musical piece called “Write On, Brothers, Write On.”

Brown’s voice was used to introduce the compilation CD Comedy Stew: The Best of Redd Foxx in 1997. Brown recounts in the introduction how Norman Lear had considered Brown for the role of Lamont in Sanford and Son, but he was unavailable due to a prior engagement to Laugh-In, prompting Lear to cast Demond Wilson instead.

Which school did he go to?

Currently, we don’t have any information regarding his educational journey.

Was Johnny Brown Married Who is his wife?

Johnny is a married man and is married to June Brown. June Brown and Johnny Brown lived as a married couple for over six decades and they are lived happily together till the death of Johnny.

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They are blessed with two children: Sharon Brown and John Brown Jr.

Johnny Brown Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of Johnny Brown is $2 million.

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Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

He does not seem to be active on any social media.

Body Appearance of Johnny Brown’s Height, Weight

HeightIn Feet: N / A
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Hair colorBlack 
Eye colorBlack
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Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Johnny Brown’s you should be known

Age84 Years
Relationship StatusMarried
SpousesJune Brown

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