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Richard Pryor Filmography

Richard Pryor


Famous as :


Birth Name :

Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor III

Birth Date :

December 01, 1940

Birth Place :

Peoria, Illinois

Claim to fame :

As stand-up comic on The Tonight Show (1966)
Lost Highway (1997)
stars as Arnie

Mad Dog Time (1996) aka Trigger Happy
stars as Jimmy the Grave Digger

Another You (1991)
stars as Eddie Dash

The Three Muscatels (1991)
stars as Narrator/Wino/Bartender

Harlem Nights (1989)
stars as Sugar Ray

See No Evil, Hear No Evil (1989)
stars as Wallace 'Wally' Karue

Moving (1988)
stars as Arlo Pear

Critical Condition (1987)
stars as Eddie/Kevin

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (1986)
stars as Jo Jo Dancer/Alter Ego

Brewster's Millions (1985)
stars as Montgomery Brewster

Superman III (1983)
stars as Gus Gorman

The Toy (1982)
stars as Jack Brown

Some Kind of Hero (1982)
stars as Cpl. Eddie Keller/Ted Segal

Bustin' Loose (1981)
stars as Joe Braxton

Stir Crazy (1980)
stars as Harry Monroe

In God We Tru$t (1980) aka Gimme That Prime Time Religion
stars as G.O.D.

Wholly Moses! (1980)
stars as Pharaoh

The Muppet Movie (1979)
stars as Balloon Vendor (Special Guest Star)

California Suite (1978) aka Neil Simon's California Suite
stars as Visitors from Chicago - Dr. Chauncey Gump

The Wiz (1978)
stars as The Wiz (Herman Smith)

Blue Collar (1978)
stars as Zeke Brown

Greased Lightning (1977)
stars as Wendell Scott

Which Way Is Up? (1977)
stars as Leroy Jones/Rufus Jones/Reverend Lenox Thomas

Adiós Amigo (1976)
stars as Sam Spade

Car Wash (1976)
stars as Daddy Rich

The Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars & Motor Kings (1976)
stars as Charlie Snow/Carlos Nevada/Chief Takahoma, All-Star (RF)

Silver Streak (1976)
stars as Grover Muldoon

Uptown Saturday Night (1974)
stars as Sharp Eye Washington

The Mack (1973) aka The Mack and His Pack
stars as Slim

Hit! (1973)
stars as Mike Willmer

Some Call It Loving (1973) aka Sleeping Beauty
stars as Jeff

Lady Sings the Blues (1972)
stars as Piano Man

You've Got to Walk It Like You Talk It or You'll Lose That Beat (1971)
stars as Wino

Carter's Army (1970) - TM aka Black Brigade
stars as Pvt. Jonathan Crunk

The Young Lawyers (1969) - TM

Wild in the Streets (1968)
stars as Stanley X

Uncle Tom's Fairy Tales (1968)

The Busy Body (1967)
stars as Whittaker



Rose Byrne
2015 Red Nose Day Charity Event
May 21, 2015
Kendall Jenner
amfAR's 22nd Cinema Against AIDS Gala - 68th Annual Cannes Film Festival
May 21, 2015
6th Annual ELLE Women in Music Celebration
May 20, 2015
Rachel Weisz
68th Annual Cannes Film Festival - Youth - Premiere
May 20, 2015
Josh Brolin, Kathryn Boyd
68th Annual Cannes Film Festival - Sicario - Premiere
May 19, 2015
Melissa McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy Recieves A Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame
May 19, 2015
Robert Pattinson
Robert Pattinson Out and About in New York City
May 18, 2015