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  • Richard Pryor’s Grandson Charged with Assault Against Girlfriend

    Apr 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *The grandson of Richard Pryor is facing charges of domestic violence following an alleged altercation with his ex-girlfriend. Randise Pryor, the 23-year-old son of Richard Pryor, Jr. and his ex-wife Diane, is accused of lashing out at Karly Mason, 19, during an incident on Feb. 27 in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. A police report was filed on […]

  • Eddie Murphy Targeted in $50 Million Defamation Lawsuit

    Feb 25, 14 by Qwest7 6 Comments

    *Eddie Murphy’s last name is taking center stage in a new lawsuit from a comedian with the same last name. TMZ reports that Brando Murphy has brought a $50 million defamation lawsuit against the comic veteran. Brando Murphy claims that Eddie is determined to destroy his comedy career. According to the young comic, Eddie’s determination […]

  • Pam Grier Kicks Off TV One’s ‘Unsung Hollywood’ Wednesday Night

    Feb 25, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *TV One’s “Unsung” series will receive a bit of help from an acting veteran when it expands for the premiere of “Unsung Hollywood” on Wednesday, February 26 at 10pm Eastern. Blaxploitation film queen Pam Grier will be the first entertainer profiled for the series, which profiles “black artists, entertainers and programming,” according to the network’s […]

  • Who Knew! Richard Pryor Was An Incredible Singer Too? (Look/Listen!)

    Jan 16, 14 by Brainuser1 1 Comment

    *Hey, there are surprises, and then there are SURPRISES! Like this little ditty which shocked the mess out of me. Did you know that before he became the greatest comedian of all time, Richard Pryor was a singer…and an incredible one at that? Articles continues at EURThisNThat.

  • Lee Daniels in Talks to Direct Richard Pryor Biopic

    Jan 10, 14 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Lee Daniels is in talks to bring a long-awaited Richard Pryor biopic to the big screen, with Michael B. Jordan, Damon Wayans and Eddie Murphy currently in the running to play the lead. Pryor’s widow, Jennifer, is producing the film along with movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The untitled project has […]

  • Richard Pryor Chronicled in New Book, ‘Furious Cool’

    Dec 4, 13 by Brainuser1 Leave a comment

    *One thing is for sure, we’d be hard pressed to imagine a comic today who could make the same cultural impact that Richard Pryor did back in the day. But in their new book, “Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him,” David and Joe Henry manage to chronicle the comic genius of […]