But he said he was pleasantly surprised by Coulter.
Lear said, “Ann Coulter was a dreamy, delicious, sweet person.”If another one of Lear’s other sitcom characters, Maude, were around today, she might say of that comment, “God’ll getcha for that, Norman!
When asked about Walker — who’s catchphrase was “dyno-mite” on “Good Times” — Lear revealed his own explosive news.“I love him; he’s a wonderful guy,” Lear said of Walker. “I spent an evening at the same table with them, so I know.”Lear, known as a longtime liberal who founded the progressive group “People for the American Way,” admitted he wasn’t sure about the planned dinner with Walker and Coulter — because of her right-wing views.
“But I’ll tell you something about him that’ll astound you: He dates Ann Coulter.”Barris couldn’t believe the news.“… His wife wanted to cancel the event, Lear admitted.
She’s a divisive Conservative figure who seems to write at least two books a year and they’re all testaments to trolling anything to the left of her opinion.
” said Kenya Barris, the creator of “black-ish” who did the interview for Entertainment Weekly. ” “I love him; he’s a wonderful guy, but I’ll tell you something about him that’ll astound you: He dates Ann Coulter,” Lear told Barris, explaining that he and his wife had dinner with Coulter and Walker. Coulter and Walker were first linked romantically a decade ago when they showed up together to the 2007 TV Land Awards.
The news surprised Barris, who then listened as Lear explained he and his wife had dinner with Coulter and Walker.
Ann Coulter loves “Good Times” star Jimmie Walker — but only as a friend.
Legendary TV producer Norman Lear dropped a little bombshell in a recent interview that exploded heads all over the place. ” In an interview with Huff Post Live in 2013, Coulter confirmed the two were friends but said Walker was “spreading that rumor” that their relationship was more than platonic.
Evans on Lear’s 1970s sitcom, “Good Times,” dates conservative commentator Ann Coulter, Lear revealed. “Ann is a good friend and I enjoy our conversations,” Walker said. Truth be told, at the TV Land Awards she was probably just using me to get to Greg Brady!!!!