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Unmade ‘Richard Pryor’ Biopic May Cost Lee Daniels $5 Million, Damon Dash Files Lawsuit Against Daniels

If you know anything about entrepreneur Damon Dash, he has a couple people on his radar that he’s not too fond of, with one being Lee Daniels. According…

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Richard Pryor’s Daughter, Rain Pryor Announces Comedy Series Based On Her Life

Rain Pryor has officially teamed up with TV maverick, Norman Lear to help produce a comedy series based on Rain’s one-woman show, ‘Fried Chicken and Latkes’. For those out of…

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Mike Epps Says Richard Pryor Biopic Probably Won’t Happen: “It Was A Weinstein Company Project”

A few years back we all were excited when news was confirmed that Richard Pryor’s long-awaited biopic was finally coming together. A film on the late comedian’s life…

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Exclusive: Michael Blackson Shares He Would Have Roasted Richard Pryor If Pryor Had An Instagram

On Feb. 11th at 10PM/9C on BET, Michael Blackson will host the first ever Social Awards. The awards show will celebrate the best of social media and online…

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Richard Pryor: My Unlikely Inspiration

Eddie Griffin told me some incredible Richard Pryor stories.  “If I thought about it, I could be bitter, but I don’t feel like being bitter. Being bitter makes…

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Hey Pam Grier, Jay Pharoah Is Interested In Being Your Richard Pryor For Biopic

Yesterday we noted that Pam Grier was eyeing to one day get her biopic on the big screen. In a original interview with the Associated Press, Grier went…

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Pam Grier Wants Jay Phraroah To Play Richard Pryor In Her Biopic

For 18 months, Pam Grier dated the iconic Richard Pryor. Their relationship was well documented to have it’s ups and downs. In her book, Foxy: My Life in…

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Interview: Kendrick Lamar Tells Dave Chappelle, “When I Look At Comedy, At Richard Pryor, At You…It’s All Self-Expression”

When you think about Dave Chappelle and Kendrick Lamar you can’t help but compare the two despite having different backgrounds. Both men have dominated in their crafts on…

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Richard Pryor Biopic To Now Be Produced By Jay Z And Lee Daniels Returns To Direct

At one point it was uncertain wether the Richard Pryor biopic was moving forward when it was revealed that EMPIRE’s Lee Daniels decided to no longer direct the…

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Lee Daniels Drops Out Of Director Seat Of Richard Pryor Biopic

Shocking news has been revealed, the now long-awaited Richard Pryor biopic will no longer be directed by famed producer Lee Daniels. According to sources the reasoning behind Daniels…