Ja'net Dubois

Actress Ja'net Dubois attends the Pan African Film & Arts Festival Closing Night Premiere "Blackbird" at Rave Cinemas on February 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

(Meredith) -- Actress Ja'net Dubois, star of the 1970s sitcom "Good Times," died Tuesday, TMZ reports. She was 74.

According to the news outlet, Dubois died in her sleep at her home in Glendale, California.

"Good Times" ran from 1974-1979 and Dubois played Willona Woods, one of the show's main characters.

Scene From 'Good Times'

American actors, from left, Ralph Carter, Ja'net DuBois, and BernNadette Stanis in a scene from the television series 'Good Times,' Los Angeles, California, late 1970s.

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