John Amos, the actor best known as Good Times’ James Evans, has died after suffering a heart attack. He was 77.
He was loved by the world and he will be missed profoundly,” says Jenkins, 24. “Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”
Amos was flying from London to Los Angeles on Friday, Dec. 23, when he went into cardiac arrest. Paramedics removed him from the flight and rushed him to a nearby hospital, where he was treated for a heart attack. He later died in the hospital.