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...
This past August, we learned that the long-gestating Richard Pryor biopic was finally moving forward, with Mike Epps leading the film to be directed by Lee Daniels from a script by Dreamgirls scribe Bill Condon and Fox’s Empire collaborator Danny Strong. Show More Summary
Tracy Morgan is in talks to play comedian Redd Foxx in Lee Daniels‘ biopic of Richard Pryor, an individual familiar with the Weinstein Company project has told TheWrap. -- 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.
Adding yet another name to the list of prominent black celebrities—including Eddie Murphy, Oprah Winfrey, and Empire’s Taraji P. Henson—attached to his upcoming biopic of comedy legend Richard Pryor, The Wrap is reporting that Lee Daniels is in talks with Tracy Morgan to make an appearance in the film. Show More Summary
Lee Daniels' Richard Pryor biopic keeps trucking along, and now, it seems that they might add Tracy Morgan to the cast as fellow comedian Redd Foxx. The Wrap reports Morgan is in talks to play the Sanford and Son star who would play a mentor to a younger Pryor. Morgan... More »
Miranda Lee Richards isn’t a newbie to the Americana scene. The San Francisco singer-songwriter has two albums and an EP out, but her last, Light Of X, was back in 2009. Today, we have Richards’ new track “7th Ray” off her upcoming record Echoes Of The Dreamtime out in January. It’s a gorgeous midtempo track […]
The author of "Van Halen Rising" talks David Lee Roth, the band's early years -- and what made them so magical
Investigators charged (from left) Hunter Lee Wagner, 20, Mark Allen Powers II, 20, John Patrick Buckley, 21, Richard E. Markwalter III, 20, and Colter Koch Anderson, 21, with hazing.
David Lee (CC-BY) The Intercept’s Glenn Greenwald reports that the California senator and her military-contractor husband Richard Blum are essentially blackmailing the University of California into punishing students who speak out against...Show More Summary
Every day, Watch This offers staff recommendations inspired by a new movie coming out that week. This week: With Richard Gere playing a desperate derelict in Time Out Of Mind, and the excellent Heaven Knows What new to Blu-ray, we look back at other films about homelessness. Show More Summary
Blood & Iron principal instructor Lee Smith has an exciting saber duel against The Phoenix Society of Historical Swordsmanship’s principal instructor Richard Marsden. YouTuber Skallagrim’s slow mo replays are much appreciated.
Richard Pryor's life story will be told by The Butler's Lee Daniels working off of a script from Bill Condon (Dreamgirls). Oprah Winfrey, Mike Epps, Kate Hudson and Eddie Murphy will star. Read the full article on AICN Ahoy, squirts! Quint here. Show More Summary
Lee Daniels has not-so-quietly made himself a force to be reckoned with. His 2013 film The Butler was nominated for a slew of awards, and took home five trophies that year as well. The Fox TV series he co-created, Empire, is a smash that has everyone talking. Show More Summary
Lee Daniels Confirms Eddie Murphy And Oprah In Richard Pryor Biopic Looks like the long awaited Richard Pryor biopic is really happening… Via AVC Club: Lee Daniels’ long-in-the-works biopic of comedian Richard Pryor seems like it’s finally ready to
The Richard Pryor biopic has been gestating for a long time. 48 Hours director Walter Hill was set to co-write and direct the movie back in 2005, when Pryor was still alive. Mike Epps gave a killer audition and won Pryor's approval. Pryor died shortly thereafter and the movie went... More »
Director Lee Daniels has been working for some time now on a Richard Pryor biopic, and Deadline reports that he’s finally gotten the green light from producer Harvey Weinstein. The film has a script by Bill Condon and Daniels’ Empire...Show More Summary
Despite previously reported protests from Jennifer Pryor, Richard Pryor’s widow, Lee Daniels has cast Eddie Murphy — along with Oprah, Mike Epps, and Kate Hudson — in his …Read More