Christmas Specials Wiki
Christmas Specials Wiki

"Sometimes There's No Bottom in the Bottle" is the first Christmas episode of the CBS sitcom Good Times, produced and aired as the thirteenth episode of the show's second season.


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Cousin Naomi is visiting the Evans family for the Christmas season and the whole time she has been there has been spent in the bathroom. However, her visit is not a happy one for Thelma, who discovers that she is hiding a serious drinking problem. Meanwhile, the rest of the Evans family prepares for holiday festivities.


Actress/actor Character
Esther Rolle Florida Evans
John Amos James Evans, Sr.
Ja'net Du Bois Willona Woods
Ralph Carter* Michael Evans
Jimmie Walker J.J.
Bernnadette Stanis Thelma Evans
Bonnie Banfield Naomi Wilson
Albert Reed Oscar Wilson
Marguerite Ray Millie Wilson

Ralph Carter courtesy of the Broadway musical "Raisin"

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