Because the episode of ‘The Wayans Brothers’ when Shawn had a dazzling dream sequence about ‘Good Times’ complete with appearances by Bern Nadette Stanis, Johnny Brown and Ja’net Dubois wasn’t enough for some people — and I just slammed both of my fists on a table to emphasis the point — a film adaption of the classic sitcom is in the works.
Can you handle it? If possible, I would like to throw my hat in the ring as one of Sweet Daddy Williams’ young tender hoes.
Sony Pictures and producer Scott Rudin (‘No Country For Old Men,’ ‘The Social Network’) are in development on a feature film version of the Norman Lear-produced series.
According to Deadline.com, the movie will be set during the 1960′s, which provides writer Phil Johnston “a rich and politically charged period to mine.”
Execute your flawless evening jig by watching J.J. and Thelma get active in Camp Lo’s 1997 music video for “Black Nostaljack AKA Come On” below!