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Valarie Pettiford and Richard Pryor Jr.

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Richard Pryor Jr dropped by and proved talent runs in the Pryor family

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Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival Photo Five Titles Announced For The Actors' Fund's New Works Virtual Festival
by Stephi Wild - Oct 2, 2020

From Sunday October 25th to Saturday the 31st, the New Works Virtual Festival will stream video readings of 20 new scripts featuring the work of a diverse group of writers and all-star cast members.

Richard Pryor Jr. and Sachi Parker to Star in Reading of THE INTERRUPTED JOURNEY Photo Richard Pryor Jr. and Sachi Parker to Star in Reading of THE INTERRUPTED JOURNEY
by Julie Musbach - Sep 30, 2019

Twenty-five years ago, Shirley MacLaine and Richard Pryor were onstage together when they were inducted into the Comedy Hall of Fame, honoring them for their Lifetime Achievements on Stage, Television, and Film. On October 17, 2019, Richard Pryor Jr. and Shirley MacLaine's daughter, Sachi Parker, will be on stage together, costarring in a staged reading of 'THE INTERRUPTED JOURNEY' at the Actors Temple Theatre, NYC.

THE INTERRUPTED JOURNEY Comes to Theater For The New City Photo THE INTERRUPTED JOURNEY Comes to Theater For The New City
by Stephi Wild - Sep 15, 2019

Twenty five years ago this month,, Shirley MacLaine and Richard Pryor shared a stage when they were inducted into the Comedy Hall Of Fame. Now, a quarter of a century later, Shirley MacLaine's daughter, Sachi Parker, and Richard Pryor Jr. will be sharing the stage at the Theater For The New City in NYC. Parker and Pryor Jr. will be playing Betty and Barney Hill, an inter-racial couple who were abducted by aliens from another planet and brought on board a UFO where they were examined.

Richard Pryor Jr. Will Receive Illuminator Award Photo Richard Pryor Jr. Will Receive Illuminator Award
by A.A. Cristi - May 13, 2019

Illuminator Award recipient, author/celebrity, Richard Pryor Jr. will be reading excerpts and answering questions from his highly acclaimed book 'In a Pryor Life.' and is available for interviews anytime between now and then. The newly released book is a powerful account of a life of abuse and abuses and how he survived to tell his inspirational tale.  The award is presented to an individual who educates and enlightens the public about a complex issue and in doing so inspires positive change. 

Richard Pryor Jr Receives Illuminator Award on May 26th Photo Richard Pryor Jr Receives Illuminator Award on May 26th
by Sarah Hookey - May 9, 2019

Southampton Cultural Center Presents The First Annual Illuminator Awards Celebration In Collaboration with childHELPparternship. Illuminator Award recipient, author/celebrity, Richard Pryor Jr. will be reading excerpts and answering questions from his highly acclaimed book 'In a Pryor Life.' and is available for interviews anytime between now and then.

Photo Flash: The Hollywood Museum Celebrates the Career of Richard Pryor with Richard Photo Photo Flash: The Hollywood Museum Celebrates the Career of Richard Pryor with Richard Pryor, Jr.'s Los Angeles Launch of IN A PRYOR LIFE
by Stephi Wild - May 4, 2019

On Thursday, May 2nd, Richard Pryor Jr. offered fans, friends and some of his farther's co-stars a glimpse into the life of his iconic parent, Richard Pryor Senior, discussing his own self-proclaimed 'Freakish Life' that paralleled his namesake and famous father's life in many ways, found in his new memoir. In A Pryor Life, already in its second printing only days after its release. The event began with the unveiling of a costume worn by Richard Pryor Jr in the film "College Debt" co-starring Lucille Ball's granddaughter, Katherine Luckinbill, Janet Carroll and Academy Award winner, Celeste Holmes, in what would be her last film. The costume will be included in the museum's upcoming Real to Reel: Perceptions and Portrayals of LGBTQ History in Film and Television.

Richard Pryor Jr. Brings IN A PRYOR LIFE To Los Angeles Photo Richard Pryor Jr. Brings IN A PRYOR LIFE To Los Angeles
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 12, 2019

Richard Pryor, Jr visits Los Angeles with IN A PRYOR LIFE as part of multi-city tour. The book released on April 8th has already sold out its first printing and into its second.

Richard Pryor Jr Visits Hometown With New Book IN A PRYOR LIFE Photo Richard Pryor Jr Visits Hometown With New Book IN A PRYOR LIFE
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 27, 2019

Richard Pryor, Jr returns to his home town of Peoria to share the Glitz, the Glamour and The Gutter of IN A PRYOR LIFE, then onto Altoona Iowa

Richard Pryor Jr. Releases New Book IN A PRYOR LIFE In Allentown Photo Richard Pryor Jr. Releases New Book IN A PRYOR LIFE In Allentown
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 21, 2019

Richard Pryor, Jr Recently Announced the Publication of IN A PRYOR LIFE: Richard, Jr.'s self proclaimed 'Freakish Life' paralleled his famous father's and namesake in many ways. A Peoria whorehouse, abuse, alcohol and drug addition, as well as frequent bad decisions. However, he survived. And that's what his book is about, a real-life story of overwhelming obstacles, surviving, and thriving.

Richard Pryor Jr Will Sign Copies Of IN A PRYOR LIFE At The Triad Photo Richard Pryor Jr Will Sign Copies Of IN A PRYOR LIFE At The Triad
by Stephi Wild - Feb 22, 2019

Richard Pryor, Jr Recently Announced the Publication of IN A PRYOR LIFE: Richard, Jr.'s self proclaimed 'Freakish Life' paralleled his famous father's and namesake in many ways. A Peoria whorehouse, abuse, alcohol and drug addiction, as well as frequent bad decisions. However, he survived. And that's what his book is about, a real-life story of overwhelming obstacles, surviving, and thriving.