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'Good Times' Actor Ben Powers Dies at Age 64

'Good Times' Actor Ben Powers Dies at Age 64

Sad news – Longtime actor Ben Powers has passed away.

The 64-year-old Good Times star was remember by his on-screen wife Bern Nadette Stanis.

“My condolences goes out to the family of Ben Powers who passed a few days ago,” she wrote on Facebook. “He was a great actor and great friend who is gone too soon. He will be missed by many. Until next lifetime my friend.”

Ben was probably best known for his role as Keith Anderson on the ’70s sitcom, which ran for six seasons from 1974 to 1979.

Our thoughts go out to Ben Powers‘ loved ones during this difficult time.

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  • Bumble

    RIP Ben you were a true star. My condolences to his family.

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  • Martha Bartha

    He was good. So Young.

  • susan

    My condolences to his family and friends. Rest in peace Ben.

  • TheTruthAsIKnowIt

    Who even knows who he is?

  • PM2901

    everyone, but you.

  • Rose from Temecula

    Condolence to the family and RIP Mr. Ben Powers.

  • TheTruthAsIKnowIt

    Sure, clown face. A one trick pony that “everyone” knows. TRANSLATION: You are a hoh moh who is obsessed over the unknown black faded male actors from the 70s.
    FAIL

  • catlover67

    I remember Ben! He was Velma’s husband if I remember correctly! They were a fun couple- brings back fond memories of the 70′s! Prayers to Bens family.

  • Mz.getcha mind rite

    i love him on good time,,, he was my first TV boyfriend crush,,R.I.P

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