Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

I Am Richard Pryor (2019)

Not Rated
92 min | Documentary, Biography

I Am Richard Pryor tells the story of the legendary performer and iconic social satirist, who transcended race and social barriers by delivering his honest irreverent and biting humor to America's stages and living rooms until his death at...See moreI Am Richard Pryor tells the story of the legendary performer and iconic social satirist, who transcended race and social barriers by delivering his honest irreverent and biting humor to America's stages and living rooms until his death at 65. Featuring an iconic comedic cast, historians, activists and artists who provide a unique brushstroke into the complex world of Pryor. The film dives deeply into the psyche of a comedic genius whose mother was a prostitute, father a pimp, and grandmother a madam. Pryor dispensed a penetrating comedic view of African American life - essentially comedy without jokes - that struck a chord with audiences of every ethnic, social and economic disposition. See less
Read more: Plot summary
Writers
Composer
Schaun Tozer (music by)
Casting Director
Trending & News
MOVIEmeter
Members only
News articles
Status
Edit Released
Updated Mar 12, 2019

Release date
Mar 12, 2019 (United States)

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
16 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Sandra Bernhard
Herself Herself   See fewer
Members only
Todd Boyd
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Ron De Blasio
Himself (as Ron De Biasio) Himself (as Ron De Biasio)   See fewer
Members only
Mike Epps
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Tiffany Haddish
Herself Herself   See fewer
Top 500
Henry Jaglom
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Howie Mandel
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Thom Mount
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
Scott Saul
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Greg Tate
Actor Actor   See fewer
Members only
Lily Tomlin
Herself Herself   See fewer
Top 5000
Rocco Urbisci
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
Jimmie Walker
Himself Himself   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

6.8 / 10 | 60 votes