Owens, who rose to fame as Elvin Tibideaux on “The Cosby Show” from 1985 to 1992, became part of a national conversation about employment after photos of the actor working at a Trader Joe’s grocery store were first published by the Daily Mail.
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He later received a job offer from Tyler Perry, who tweeted he wanted Owens to appear on his OWN television show “The Haves and the Have Nots.”
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The “NCIS: New Orleans” episode featuring Owens is set to air in October.