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Nick Cannon as Richard Pryor? It could happen...

He's been dropping hints for a while now.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 12th, 2019

Richard Pryor"s Widow -- Terrence Howard Should Play Richard Pryor

Richard Pryor's widow says Nick Cannon has NOT been cast to play the legendary comedian in a movie ... but she knows who SHOULD get the role -- Terrence Howard.Jennifer Pryor -- who has some say over the decision -- tells TMZ Cannon jumped the&hellip.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJul 5th, 2014

Richard Pryor Jr. -- If I Can"t Play My Dad ... Nick Cannon Should

Richard Pryor Jr. has done a 180 and now feels Nick Cannon is the second most qualified guy to play his dad in an upcoming biopic ... second to him.Pryor Jr. and his sister Rain previously told TMZ ... Cannon didn't have the chops to pull off….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJul 17th, 2014

Nick Cannon to Play Richard Pryor in His Biopic, Maybe

According to hints by Nick Cannon, he’s beat out Michael B. Jordan, Eddie Murphy, and Marlon Wayans for the role of Richard Pryor in his biopic. If I have to tell you why having Mr. Carey play Richard Pryor is a terrible idea, then we can’t b.....»»

Category: topSource: theblemishJul 3rd, 2014

Nick Cannon Tips Hat On Playing Richard Pryor in Movie

Nick Cannon did everything but say the words … he's playing Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic.Cannon was a guest on "TMZ Live" Wednesday, where he said the movie was not yet in production and he didn't want to jinx it. Cannon said he's been&hellip.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJul 2nd, 2014

Nick Cannon Talks About the Chance to Play Richard Pryor

Nick Cannon's name has been tossed around a lot in the conversation of actors who could play Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic, and Nick opened up to ET about what the role would mean to him......»»

Category: topSource: etonlineApr 28th, 2019

What Richard Pryor"s Son Thinks About Nick Cannon Being Cast In His Father"s Biopic

Nick Cannon will play Richard Pryor in a movie about the comedian's life, but Richard's son tells ET he won't be a part of it......»»

Category: topSource: etonlineMay 18th, 2019

NICK CANNON Will He Play Richard Pryor In Biopic?

It sounds like Nick Cannon is gearing up to portray Richard Pryor in a biopic! Nick almost spilled the beans to TMZ, and his Instagram pics definitely indicate that’s the plan. Yet he may be playing coy for a reason: not everyone is enthusiastic ab.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedJul 4th, 2014

Oprah Starring In Richard Pryor Biopic!

I had NO idea Oprah was in any way attached to the Richard Pryor biopic! She is, however, and her Instagram pic proves it. Orpah has been cast to play Marie Carter, Richard Pryor’s grandmother who reportedly was a madam, raised Richard in a brothel,.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedAug 27th, 2014

Richard Pryor Movie -- Mike Epps Gets the Lead, Not Nick Cannon

Despite openly campaigning for the role of Richard Pryor in the upcoming biopic, Nick Cannon did not get the role ... Mike Epps did. The film's director, Lee Daniels, posted a photo of himself, Oprah Winfrey and Epps ... with the caption, "And we're&helli.....»»

Category: topSource: tmzAug 26th, 2014

Will Nick Cannon Play Richard Pryor in An Upcoming Biopic?

Nick Cannon joined “Extra’s” Mario Lopez at Universal Studios Hollywood, where the “America’s Got Talent” host commented on headlines that say he's going to play comedian Richard Pryor in an upcoming biopic......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodJun 4th, 2019

Richard Pryor Jr. -- Fires off Legal Threat ... I"ll Sue if Stepmom Goes Forward with Biopic

Richard Pyror was dying and mentally incapacitated when his wife duped him into signing over the rights to his name ... so claims Pryor's son, who's trying to shut down a movie about his dad.Richard Pryor Jr. has fired off a cease and desist letter to&hel.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzJul 22nd, 2014

Oprah Winfrey -- I"m Gonna Be a Whorehouse Madam in Richard Pryor Movie

Oprah Winfrey's been cast to play Richard Pryor's grandmother -- a cruel and abusive lady pimp -- in the upcoming biopic directed by O's pal Lee Daniels.Pryor's widow, Jennifer, tells TMZ ... Oprah got hold of the script, and was desperate to….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzAug 26th, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Oprah to Play Richard Pryor"s Grandma in Lee Daniels" Biopic

Oprah is headed back to the big screen!ET can exclusively confirm that Oprah, 60, will be playing Richard Pryor's grandmother, Marie Carter, in Lee Daniels' highly anticipated biopic on the legendary comedian.Pryor, who died from a heart attack in 2005, h.....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineMar 12th, 2019

Mike Epps Confirmed to Play Richard Pryor in Lee Daniels" Biopic

It's official!Actor Mike Epps, 43, will play the late Richard Pryor in Lee Daniels' highly anticipated biopic on the legendary comedian.Epps beat out big names like Nick Cannon, Michael B. Jordan and Marlon Wayans to land the coveted part.Continue reading.....»»

Category: topSource: etonlineMar 13th, 2019

Nick Cannon & Mariah Carey Nick Admits There’s “Trouble In Paradise”

Uh-oh. It sounds like the rumors about Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon being separated are true. Nick admitted as much in an interview yesterday. RELATED: Is Mariah Carey’s and Nick Cannon’s divorce a “done deal”? Nick reportedly said.....»»

Category: gossipSource: imnotobsessedAug 22nd, 2014

Nick Cannon Cheated On Mariah Carey?! Not So Quick, Says Nick"s Dad, Who Also Reveals How They Could Save Their Marriage!

Maybe there is still time to save this relationship! While we're totally heartbroken over Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon's separation, we're not the only ones. Nick's dad, James Cannon, is speaking out about the split, the rumors, and what these two could'v.....»»

Category: gossipSource: perezhiltonAug 26th, 2014

Terrelle Pryor -- I"m The Fastest QB in NFL ... But I Wanna Be Like Tom Brady

Terrelle Pryor knows he's the fastest QB in the NFL -- but the Seattle Seahawks star tells TMZ Sports he wants to be more than that ... he wants to be like Tom Brady. Pryor was outside Hooray Henry's in Hollywood last night -- where he ran into a….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzJun 14th, 2014

Nick Cannon as Richard Pryor? It could happen...

He's been dropping hints for a while now.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 12th, 2019

Richard Pryor biopic to star Epps

The Butler director Lee Daniels confirms Mike Epps will play late comedian Richard Pryor in his forthcoming biopic, alongside Oprah......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukMar 11th, 2019

Explosive Test Makes Mike Epps Fave To Play Richard Pryor In Lee Daniels Pic

EXCLUSIVE: After blowing away everybody with his audition, actor/comic Mike Epps has emerged as the frontrunner to star as Richard Pryor in the biopic that Lee Daniels will direct at The Weinstein Company. Daniels has been in TWC headquarters working with.....»»

Category: topSource: deadlineApr 8th, 2019