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December 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

Recently I finished reading Furious Cool, a breezy yet reflective take on the life of Richard Pryor. Rather than present Pryor as merely a pioneering stand-up comic, authors David and Joe Henry position Pryor as a...

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December 10, 2014 - 1 Comments

In case you weren’t aware, today marks the ninth anniversary of the death of one of the greatest comedians to ever live; Richard Pryor. In honor of his life and death, we take a moment...

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December 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

Mike Epps stopped by to New York’s Hot 97 while in town for a show he is preparing to do in New Jersey and got a chance to talk about the new Richard Pryor film...

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November 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

Nick Cannon wants to be Richard Pryor so bad — and Dish Nation has exclusively learned how he’s going to get it! The America’s Got Talent host was snubbed by director Lee Daniels and executive...

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September 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

Cedric ‘The Entertainer’, D.L. Hughley, Eddie Griffin, George Lopez, and Mike Epps will come together to honor Richard Pryor in a historic, one-­-night-­-only show at the SMG managed Peoria Civic Center. “A Night For Richard”...

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September 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

According to our sources, we hear that actress Anne Heche is attached to board the new Lee Daniel’s biopic film of Richard Pryor as Pryor’s last wife, Jennifer Lee Pryor. It’s unclear yet if this move...

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September 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

The highly anticipated Richard Pryor biopic is finally coming to the big screen and Dish Nation got an exclusive interview with its star, Mike Epps. “The Hangover” actor and standup comic got the approval of...

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August 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

An addendum to yesterday’s announcement that Mike Epps has indeed beat out the competition to win the starring role in Lee Daniels’ Richard Pryor biopic… ET has exclusively confirmed that Oprah Winfrey will play Richard Pryor’s grandmother...

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August 25, 2014 - 4 Comments

It looks like the wait is finally over; earlier on Sunday afternoon Oprah Winfrey announced via Instagram that comedian Mike Epps is going to play Richard Pryor in the new biopic! This announcement came as Oprah...

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August 13, 2014 - 1 Comments

A couple of days ago a bombshell news item about Mike Epps having an excellent audition for the Richard Pryor role in his new biopic exploded all over the ‘net. Well we had to do...

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