Richard Pryor (1940–2005)

Actor | Writer | Producer



  • Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor
  • Richard Pryor in Saturday Night Live (1975)
  • Louis Gossett Jr. and Richard Pryor in The Partridge Family (1970)
  • Chevy Chase and Richard Pryor in Saturday Night Live (1975)
  • Richard Pryor in The Wiz (1978)
  • Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor, Diana Ross, Ted Ross, and Nipsey Russell in The Wiz (1978)

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Filmography


All Filmography

Did You Know

Trivia

Reunited with fourth wife, Jennifer Lee Pryor.


Quotes

It's been a struggle for me because I had a chance to be white and refused.


Trademark

Frequently worked with Gene Wilder


Nickname

Dick


Star Sign

Sagittarius

Personal Details

Born

Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III

Peoria, Illinois, USA

Died

(age 65)
Encino, Los Angeles, California, USA


Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

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