It seems as though the Richard Pryor biopic starring Mike Epps just can't get started. After years of talk, and finally a production start date, the film has hit another bump in the road—it's lost its director. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Lee Daniels has stepped away from the film because of scheduling conflicts. Show More Summary
A biopic about legendary comedian Richard Pryor has been developing long enough that Eddie Murphy was once considered for the lead role, but has since been hired to play the father of the iconic comic, who will instead be played by Mike Epps. Show More Summary
PRECIOUS and THE BUTLER director Lee Daniels has has exited the long awaited biopic about the legendary comic Richard Pryor. Apparently this time is wasn't because of "creative differences," but due to his busy schedule, and the studio did not want to wait for his schedule to clear up. Show More Summary
The long-gestating movie about legendary comic Richard Pryor has lost its director. -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
THR reports that the long-in-development biopic Richard Pryor: Is It Something I Said? has lost Lee Daniels and is looking for a new director. The Oscar-nommed helmer had been attached to the project for more than two years, and was set to work with Mike Epps as Pryor, Oprah Winfrey ... More »
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Lee Daniels has dropped out of directing The Weinstein Company’s long-in-the-works Richard Pryor biopic. Daniels is an executive producer on Empire and is developing another show at Fox on top ofShow More Summary
Empire co-creator and showrunner Lee Daniels has parted ways with The Weinstein Company and is no longer directing the studio’s upcoming Richard Pryor biopic, Deadline has confirmed. The move comes as a result of Daniels’ busy schedule...Show More Summary
On a brisk spring night in New York City, turn of the century indie darlings The Dandy Warhols played their second sold out show at the Bowery Ballroom to a room of delighted fans. The older leaning crowd were treated to a career spanning...Show More Summary
You can now download Richard Kadrey's Butcher Bird for only 1.99$ here.Here's the blurb:Spyder Lee is a happy man who lives in San Francisco and owns a tattoo shop. One night an angry demon tries to bite his head off before he's saved by a stranger. Show More Summary
Add Harvey Weinstein to the chorus of Hollywood voices speaking out against a pending bill in Georgia that would permit faith-based groups and organizations in the state to discriminate based on sexuality. Disney said that it would take its business elsewhere if Georgia Gov. Show More Summary
Ivan Julian is a founding member of '70 punk group Richard Hell & the Voidoids. He was diagnosed with cancer last year and has since undergone radiation and chemotherapy. Although effective, the treatment has been quite expensive; the...Show More Summary
Hear the record before it drops this Friday, January 29.
Mike Epps was on a panel for the Television Critics Association on Saturday promoting his new ABC series Uncle Buck, a remake of the John Candy movie. After the panel, Epps spoke with reporters about the Richard Pryor biopic Lee Daniels is directing. Show More Summary
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Richard Choo-Beng Lee will wait.
Richard Choo-Beng Lee was considered a key witness in building a case against SAC Capital, but the judge still gave him a prison sentence.
Richard Choo-Beng Lee, a former analyst, is among the last prosecution witnesses to be sentenced. He never took the stand, but his behind-the-scenes assistance was critical, a court filing says.
Lee Anne Fennell (Chicago) presents The Distributive Deficit in Law and Economics, 100 Minn. L. Rev. ___ (2016) (with Richard H. McAdams (Chicago)), at Columbia today as part of its Davis Polk & Wardwell Tax Policy Colloquium Series hosted by Alex Raskolnikov and Wojciech Kopczuk: Welfarist law and economics ignores...
Richard Suart as the Lord High Executioner, doing his Little List. Photo: Sarah Lee Confession time, folks. I have never seen The Mikado before. OK, maybe the first half on TV when I was about ten, but no more. Indeed, I have never even been to a professional performance of a Gilbert & Sullivan. Show More Summary
photo: Sleater-Kinney at Pitchfok Fest 2015 (more by James Richards IV) Sleater-Kinney's tour brings them to NYC in December for FIVE shows, and now the openers for all five have been announced. The first four are with newer female-fronted punk-related...