Amen 37 years old

Amen is an American television sitcom produced by Carson Productions that ran from September 27, 1986 to May 11, 1991 on NBC. Set in Sherman Hemsley's real-life hometown of Philadelphia, Amen stars Hemsley as the deacon of a church and was part of a wave of successful sitcoms on NBC in the 1980s which featured entirely or almost-entirely black casts. Others included The Cosby Show, A Different World, and 227.

Credits

Cast

Name Character
Miguel A. Núñez, Jr. He was 22 , now 59 years old
Craig Bierko He was 22 , now 59 years old
Anna Maria Horsford She was 38 , now 76 years old
James Brown He was 53 , 73 years old when he died
Rosetta LeNoire She was 75 , 90 years old when she died
Vonetta McGee She was 41 , 65 years old when she died
Sam Scarber She was 37 , now 74 years old
Lynn Hamilton She was 56 , now 94 years old
Richard Roundtree He was 44 , now 81 years old
Jester Hairston He was 85 , 98 years old when he died as Rolly Forbes
Ron Glass He was 41 , 71 years old when he died
Sherman Hemsley He was 48 , 74 years old when he died as Deacon Ernest Frye
Franklyn Seales He was 34 , 37 years old when he died
Ji-Tu Cumbuka He was 46 , 77 years old when he died
Denise Nicholas She was 42 , now 79 years old
Clifton Davis He was 40 , now 78 years old as Reverend Reuben Gregory
Moses Gunn He was 56 , 64 years old when he died
Tracy Reed She was 44 , 69 years old when she died
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar He was 39 , now 77 years old
Lee Weaver He was 56 , now 94 years old
Ta-Tanisha She was 46 , now 84 years old
Barbara Montgomery She was 47 , now 84 years old
Paula Kelly She was 42 , 76 years old when she died
Roz Ryan She was 35 , now 72 years old
Elsa Raven She was 57 , now 94 years old
Darius McCrary He was 10 , now 48 years old
Neva Patterson She was 66 , 90 years old when she died
John Matuszak He was 35 , 38 years old when he died
Bennet Guillory He was 36 , now 74 years old
Bumper Robinson He was 12 , now 49 years old
Nell Carter She was 38 , 54 years old when she died
Montrose Hagins She was 62 , 88 years old when she died

Crew

Name Job title
Bill Duke Directing He was 43 , now 81 years old Director
Stan Lathan Directing He was 41 , now 78 years old Director
Michael Dimich Directing Director
Shelley Jensen Directing He was 36 , now 74 years old Director
Amen (37 years)

Ended

  • First Air Date: 1986-09-27
  • Runtime: [30] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 110