Yet another veteran actress died and this time it was 74 years old Ja’Net Dubois, a star from Good Times. She was born on 5th August 1945 in Brooklyn, New York and gained so much love and fane through her role of Willona Woods in sitcom Good Times. After her birth her family moved to Amityville, New York where she commenced her acting journey from Broadway productions. Working in 1960s broadways for several years, she appeared in television roles which include J.T. and then soap opeta Love of Life. She remained in the role of Loretta Allen from 1970-1972 as an important and regular role which also made him the first ever African-American female to be casted on a daytime serial.
Apart from television she had contributed in the film industry and music industry as well. Her film credits includes I’m Gonna Git You Sucka in the role of tough and caring mother and co starred in action comedy Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle as Jimmy’s mother. In addition to acting, she was also featured in a music video of her good friend and co-star from Good Times, Janet Jackson’s “Control”. She has also done voice over jobs which garnered her two Emmy awards as well. Dubois was also a talented singer and released an album “Again” under Peanuts and Cavier Label in 1983.
Ja’Net Dubois Family & Cause of Death:
According to her family members, she died in her sleep unexpectedly and naturally. Police officials in Glendale said that due to natural cause of death, no further investigation is done. She had two children Rani Dubois and Raj Kristo Gupta and they both died due to cancer at age of 36.
Ja’Net Dubois Biography
|Real Name||Jeannette Dubois|
|Birth Date||August 5, 1945|
|Death||February 18, 2020|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York, U.S|
Ja’Net Dubois Height, Weight and Body Measurement
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 5” – in centimeters – 165 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 65 kg – in Pounds – 143 lbs|
|Breast Size||36 Inches|
|Waist Size||30 Inches|
|Hip Size||34 Inches|
|Shoe Size||Not Known|
|Dress Size||Not Known|
Ja’Net Dubois Affairs (Relationship Status)
|What was Ja’net Dubois marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorce)||Divorce|
|How many children does Ja’net Dubois had? (name)||Four (Rani DuBois, Burghardt Dubois, Yovanne Dubois)|
|Who is Ja’net Dubois Husband?||Sajit Gupta (Ex-husband)|
Film and television
|Known for||Willona Woods – Good Times
Ma Bell – I’m Gonna Git You Sucka
Ms. Avery – The PJs
Ja’net Dubois Net Worth:
Working as an American regular television as well film actress, she had earned lot of love and respect. Not only this, she has co-write and sang the iconic “Movin on Up” in the “The Jeffersons” that quite often recognized as greatest TV theme songs of all time. Her net worth is estimated to be around $2 million.
Trivia: Important Facts about Ja’net Dubois
- She was born in Brooklyn, New York while raised in Amityville.
- Dubios was living in Glendale, California and died naturally on 18th February 2020.
- In March 1960, she was included as a centerfold in Jet Magazine’s issue.
- Her daughter Rani Dubois was also an actress and appeared on several television series.
- She was a honourable member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc.