Shadow and Act

Jimmie Walker Says Your Constant Complaining Discourages Studios From Taking Risks On Black Stories

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 2, 2013 3:13 PM
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In a good interview with NPR earlier today, Jimmie Walker of Good Times fame, had a few things to say, when host Michel Martin asked him to respond to criticism (then and still now) of the show that would make him a star - specifically, the notion that it encouraged and exploited stereotypes of black people.