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Richard Pryor Filmography


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Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
Year: 2013
Cast as: Himself
Role: Actor


Lost Highway
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1997-02-21
Cast as: Arnie
Role: Actor
Box Office: $3,935,424.00


Mad Dog Time
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1996-11-08
Cast as: Jimmy the Grave Digger
Role: Actor
Box Office: $102,906.00


The Three Muscatels
Year: 1992
Cast as: Russell the Wino
Role: Actor


Another You
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1991-07-26
Cast as: Eddie Dash
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,516,301.00


See No Evil, Hear No Evil
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1989-05-12
Cast as: Wally
Role: Actor
Box Office: $45,407,791.00


Harlem Nights
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1989-11-17
Cast as: Sugar Ray
Role: Actor
Box Office: $58,533,346.00


Moving
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1988-03-04
Cast as: Arlo Pear
Role: Actor
Box Office: $10,709,192.00


Critical Condition
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1987-01-16
Cast as: Eddie/Kevin
Role: Actor
Box Office: $20,100,208.00


Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1986-05-02
Role: Director, Producer
Box Office: $16,402,475.00


Brewster's Millions
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1985-05-22
Cast as: Montgomery Brewster
Role: Actor


Richard Pryor Here and Now
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1983
Role: Director, Actor


Superman III
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1983-06-17
Cast as: Gus Gorman
Role: Actor


Richard Pryor Live on the Sunset Strip
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1982
Role: Screenplay, Actor


The Toy
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1982
Cast as: Jack Brown
Role: Actor


Richard Pryor Live on the Sunset Strip
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1982
Role: Producer, Actor


Some Kind of Hero
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1982-04-02
Cast as: Eddie Keller
Role: Actor


Bustin' Loose
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1981-05-01
Role: From Story, Actor


Wholly Moses!
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1980-06-13
Cast as: Pharoah
Role: Actor


In God We Trust
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1980-09-26
Cast as: GOD
Role: Actor


Stir Crazy
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1980-12-12
Cast as: Harry Monroe
Role: Actor


Richard Pryor Live in Concert
Year: 1979
Role: Screenplay, Actor


The Muppet Movie
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 1979-06-22
Cast as: Balloon Vendor
Role: Actor


Blue Collar
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1978-01-01
Cast as: Zeke Brown
Role: Actor


California Suite
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1978-01-01
Cast as: Dr Chauncey Gump
Role: Actor


The Wiz
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 1978-10-24
Cast as: The Wiz
Role: Actor


Greased Lightning
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1977-07-01
Cast as: Wendell Scott
Role: Actor


Which Way Is Up?
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1977-11-01
Cast as: Leroy Jones/Rufus Jones/Reverend Thomas
Role: Actor


Adios Amigo
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1976
Cast as: Sam
Role: Actor


The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1976
Cast as: Charlie Snow
Role: Actor


Car Wash
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1976-01-01
Cast as: Daddy Rich
Role: Actor


Silver Streak
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1976-12-01
Cast as: Grover Muldoon
Role: Actor


Uptown Saturday Night
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1974-01-01
Cast as: Sharp Eye Washington
Role: Actor


Blazing Saddles
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1974-02-07
Role: Screenplay


The Mack
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1973
Cast as: Slim
Role: Actor


Some Call It Loving
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1973-01-01
Cast as: Jeff
Role: Actor


Hit!
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1973-01-01
Cast as: Mike Willmer
Role: Actor


Dynamite Chicken
Year: 1972
Role: Actor


Lady Sings the Blues
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1972-10-18
Cast as: Piano Man
Role: Actor


Wattstax
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2000-05-05
Role: Actor


You've Got to Walk It Like You Talk It or You'll Lose That Beat
Year: 1971
Cast as: Wino
Role: Actor


The Phynx
Year: 1970
Role: Actor


Wild in the Streets
Release Date: 1968-01-01
Cast as: Stanley X
Role: Actor


The Busy Body
Release Date: 1967-01-13
Cast as: Whittaker
Role: Actor


Current and Past Television:

TitleSeason
100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Comedy Central's 100 Greatest Standups of All Time (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! (TV Special)
2003 - 2004
Sam Kinison: Why Did We Laugh? (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
12th Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Margot Kidder: The E! True Hollywood Story (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
Biography (07/08/96) (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
Richard Pryor: Comic on the Edge (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
10th Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
27th Annual NAACP Image Awards (TV Special)
1995 - 1996
20 Years of Comedy on HBO (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Met Life Presents the Apollo Theatre Hall of Fame (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
2nd Annual Comedy Hall of Fame (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Second Annual Comedy Hall of Fame (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
But... Seriously (TV Special)
1993 - 1994
Apollo Theater Hall of Fame (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
HBO's 20th Anniversary -- We Hardly Believe It Ourselves (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
HBO's Twentieth Anniversary Special -- We Don't Believe It Ourselves (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Mo' Funny: Black Comedy in America (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Soul Train Comedy Awards (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
What Is This Thing Called Love? (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Barbara Walters Special (05/12/93) (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Comedy Store's 20th Birthday (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Party For Richard Pryor (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
Meaning of Life (TV Special)
1991 - 1992
Laugh, a Tear (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
Sammy Davis Jr.'s 60th Anniversary Celebration (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Comedy Store Reunion (TV Special)
1988 - 1989
Comedy Store 15th Year Class Reunion (TV Special)
1988 - 1989
Barbara Walters Special (12/02/86) (TV Special)
1986 - 1987
Funny (TV Special)
1985 - 1986
Pryor's Place (TV Series)
1984 - 1985
Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever (TV Special)
1982 - 1983
Hollywood: The Gift of Laughter (TV Special)
1981 - 1982
Gift of Laughter (TV Special)
1981 - 1982
Richard Pryor Special (TV Special)
1981 - 1982
Richard Pryor Show (TV Series)
1977 - 1978
Richard Pryor Special? (TV Special)
1976 - 1977
SNL (TV Series)
1975 - 1976
Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
1975 - 1976
Flip Wilson... Of Course (TV Special)
1974 - 1975
Flip Wilson Special (TV Special)
1974 - 1975
Lily (TV Special)
1973 - 1974
Comedy News (TV Special)
1972 - 1973
Lily Tomlin Show (TV Special)
1972 - 1973
Carter's Army (TV Movie)
1969 - 1970
Last Laugh at the 60's (TV Special)
1969 - 1970
Black Brigade (TV Movie)
1969 - 1970
Young Lawyers (TV Movie)
1969 - 1970
ABC Stage '67 (TV Series)
1966 - 1967
Wild Wild West (TV Series)
1965 - 1970
Wild, Wild West (TV Series)
1965 - 1970