‘Good Times’ star Jimmie Walker says he was kicked out of Seattle hotel for brandishing ‘finger gun’

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SEATTLE —  Comedian and former sitcom star Jimmie Walker says he was asked to leave a Seattle hotel for reportedly making his fingers into the shape of a gun and pointing it at a clerk.

Walker recounted the story, which he says happened several years ago, on Q13 FOX News This Morning.

Walker rose to fame in the 1970s appearing on the popular television show Good Times.

His character is known for using the catchphrase 'Dy-no-mite.'

The comedian first recounted the story to David Letterman in 2012.

Walker was set to perform his stand-up routine at Parlor Live in Bellevue Friday night.

 

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