In 2018, The Cosby Show Geoffrey Owens was discovered by a fan packing groceries at a Trader Joe grocery store in New Jersey. Now he is playing the main role Power Book II: Spirit as Tariq’s lawyer and he continues to receive his flowers.
power Executive 50 Cent reposted a meme highlighting Owens’ transition from Trade Joes and back to our screen, recognizing his efforts and celebrating those who made it possible. “Yes, the underdog again on Top @iamgeoffreyowens GHOST GLG,” wrote 50.
While working at Trader Joe’s, Owens performed on Good Morning America to thank fans and celebrities who supported him at the moment.
“It’s really overwhelming in a good way,” said Owens. “I really want to thank everyone out there: family, friends, the Hollywood community, and the general public for the incredible support, amazing support, and positive attitude they have shown for me. It’s pretty amazing, it’s very encouraging. “
During that time, Nicki Minaj offered to donate $ 25,000 to Owens. After receiving the money, he donated everything to charity. Shortly thereafter, Owens accepted a role in Tyler Perrys The haves and the haves.
You can see Owens next Sunday when Owens returns to the Starz screen in episode 6 of Power Book II: Spirit.