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It Looks Like Mike Epps Will Indeed Play Richard Pryor in Lee Daniels' Biopic

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 25, 2014 12:44 PM
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I should note that Mike Epps actually plays Richard Pryor in Cynthia Mort's Nina Simone film that Zoe Saldana stars in.

Richard Pryor's Son Moves to Block Production of Lee Daniels' Biopic on the Legendary Comedian

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 22, 2014 3:00 PM
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He also throws his support behind Nick Cannon starring in the film

Watch Richard Pryor Sing The Blues

  • By Sergio
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  • November 10, 2013 12:36 PM
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For your weekend entrainment here’s Richard Pryor singing the blues. For real. No joking around and I think you’ll be amazed as I was

'Silver Streak' Coming To Blu-Ray 8/3 (But Would It Play Today?)

  • By Sergio
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  • June 27, 2013 12:13 PM
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In 1976, one of the biggest comedy hits of the year was Silver Streak, with Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor, but whether the film would be as big a hit today is another question altogether.

Watch Early (1964) Richard Pryor Stand-up Routine - 3 Years Before His Career-Altering 'Epiphany'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 28, 2012 2:36 PM
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Some Friday fun!

Richard Pryor Retrospective At BAMcinématek, Brooklyn (10 Days, 20 Films, All in 35mm)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 19, 2012 4:23 PM
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Hey New Yorkers! While you're waiting for that Marlon Wayans, Chris Rock-produced Richard Pryor biopic to become a reality, here's some Richard Pryor news that I think many of you will greatly appreciate and cheer.