Ralph Carter played the role of Michael, the youngest of the Evans' children, on the series.
|Born:||May 30, 1961|
|Birthplace:||New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Actor, Singer, entertainer|
|Appeared on:||Good Times from Season 1-6|
|Character played:||Michael Evans|
|All in series|
Ralph Carter (born May 30, 1961) played the part of Michael Evans, the youngest of the Evans clan, on Good Times. Carter is best known for his work as a child and teenager, both in the Broadway musical Raisin (based on the Lorraine Hansberry drama A Raisin in the Sun) and as the character Michael Evans, the youngest member of the Evans family, on the 1970s sitcom Good Times. For his work in Raisin, Carter was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Supporting or Featured Actor (Musical). He has the distinction of having appeared in two Galt MacDermot flop musicals in the same season, Dude, for which he won the Drama Desk Award for Most Promising Performer, and Via Galactica.
In 1975, Carter recorded an album called When You're Young and in Love. The title song, along with another called "Extra, Extra" were hits at disco clubs and charted #10 and #12 respectively.
- Joel Whitburn Hot Dance/Disco 1974-2003 Billboard.