“The people getting exercised about the so-called anti-Semitism of this comic piece … are, with respect, howling in the wrong direction,” editor David Remnick tells...
Richard Pryor News, Movies and Background
The “Get Hard” star makes no apologies for leveraging the power of his brand and gives props to team who helped build his career
Mike Epps plays the late comedian, while Kate Hudson is set to play his wife
Jennifer Lee Pryor criticizes the embattled “Cosby Show” star on the podcast “Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend”
NBC will run weekly ‘SNL Vintage’ episodes at 10 p.m. to serve as live sketch comedy show’s lead-in
Author talks to Pryor’s passed-out drunk about lost hope, alcoholism and why the N-word isn’t an affectionate term
Author and activist had a thriving side career on screen
The comedian, who used to write for Richard Pryor, was cut off after a 14-minute set
Panelists shared their monetization tips during the “Broadcast Minds” panel
Entertainment president named to newly-created role of President of Showtime Networks
I console myself with the notion that filmmakers usually end up significantly whittling down their ideal cut, so why not film critics?
His rousing opening set kicked off the famous music festival in 1969
The film will be aired as part of the cable channel's documentary series, Sho Focus
Travis produced and released the hit film "Richard Pryor: Live in Concert," after it was rejected by the major studios
In an interview with Judd Apatow for Vanity Fair, the comedian concludes that most of today's stand-up comics only appeal to narrow audiences