| Season 5, Episode 24 |
Number (#109) in series (133 episodes)
|Tape date||February 23, 1978|
|Air date:||April 3, 1978|
|Network/Country:||CBS-TV / United States|
|Written by:||Michael S. Baser & Kim Weiskopf|
|Directed by:||Gerren Keith|
|IMDB||That's Entertainment, Evans Style|
Bern Nadette Stanis
|Guest starring:||Ronnie Bright|
Albert Reed, Jr.
S. Pearl Sharp
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That's Entertainment, Evans Style is the twenty-fourth and season finale episode of Season 5 of Good Times, and also the 109th episode overall. Written by Michael S. Baser and Kim Weiskopf, the episode, which was directed by Gerren Keith, premiered on CBS-TV, first airing on April 3, 1978.
The Evans family produces a neighborhood benefit to raise money for a local day care center.
A child-care center in the neighborhood is scheduled to close due to lack of funds. To keep it open, the Evan's plan a show to raise money from the neighbors.
The daycare center at the Evanses' apartment building may have to be closed down for lack of funding. Unwilling to see this happen, the Evans family combines forces with Willona (Ja'net DuBois) and several other friends to stage a fundraising benefit show. Essentially an excuse for the cast to show off their hitherto hidden musical talents, this episode also serves as a showcase for future Diff'rent Strokes star Gary Coleman. "That's Entertainment, Evans Style" was the final episode of Good Times' fifth season.