Rest In Power: “Good Times” Actor Ben Powers Passes At Age 64

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Ben Powers, Thelma’s Husband From “Good Times” Has Died

More sad news… The cast of “Good Times” has had a death in the family, comedian Ben Powers passed away over the weekend.

According to CNN via the Hollywood Reporter:

Ben Powers, who played Thelma’s (BernNadette Stanis) husband Keith Anderson on the final season of the classic CBS sitcom “Good Times,” has died. He was 64.

Powers died April 6 in New Bedford, Mass., his family announced. No cause of death was revealed.

Powers joined the cast of “Good Times” for its sixth and final season from 1978 to 1979 season, playing Keith, a professional football player. His character and Thelma wed in the third episode of that season, but he injures his leg while walking out of the church, straining their relationship.

Powers also had a regular role as “Moochie” on the CBS detective drama show, Mickey Spillane’s Mike…

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