Richard Pryor

High Takes: Who Would You Smoke With? #BRx420

Richard Pryor, Bob Dylan or Barack Obama—who would you smoke weed with if you had a chance?

Barack Obama

Happy Birthday Martin Lawrence!

Tracy Morgan

Richard Pryor’s daughter ‘in denial’ about his bisexuality after Quincy Jones’ claim Marlon Brando slept with comedian

Richard Pryor’s daughter Rain is still ‘in denial’ about her father’s bisexuality, according to his widow Jennifer.<p>Earlier this year, Quincy Jones …

Celebrity News (UK)

Richard Pryor’s Widow Says His Daughter Needs To Stop Being Butthurt And Accept Her Dad’s Bisexuality [Video]

We understand not wanting to hear sideways isht about your late father. But…we’re thinking Richard Pryor’s wife would know FAR more about what he was …

Bisexuality

Richard Pryor's Widow His Daughter's in Denial ... Has No Clue About Dad's Bisexuality

<b>Richard Pryor</b>'s widow says his daughter needs to be proud of her father's truth -- that he also liked having sex with men ... and there's no shame in …

Marlon Brando

Tiffany Haddish Pens 'Richard Pryor Diaries' Intro!!!

<b>Tiffany Haddish</b> will introduce a man who needs no introduction, but will get it anyway, because he's the late, great and legendary <b>Richard Pryor</b>.<p>We're …

Celebrity News

Florida Film Festival: Pam Grier savors 'Jackie Brown'

Pam Grier has glorious memories of “Jackie Brown,” the 1997 crime drama that director Quentin Tarantino fashioned for her.<p>“It was the best film I’d …

David O. Russell

'A wound that remains raw'

<i>For more on the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s death, watch "CNN Tonight" with Don Lemon at 10 p.m. ET.</i><p><b>Memphis, Tennessee (CNN) —</b> The agitator and the diplomat grip the railing on the second-floor balcony of the Lorraine Motel, the spot where the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. fell dead …

Black History

The Last O.G. star Tracy Morgan on how 30 Rock saved him — and calling Lorne Michaels 'bitch'

Tracy Morgan returns to series TV in TBS comedy <i>The Last O.G.</i>, four years after surviving a horrific car accident that left him in a coma. The …

Comedy

Zachary Levi Swipes at Men's Health Over Comments on His 'Shazam' Physique

Some DC fans have questioned whether Levi is using padding in his Shazam outfit<p>Since photos surfaced of Zachary Levi in full costume on the set of …

Comic Books

The 10 best stand-up comedy specials on Netflix

From the legendary US stars Richard Pryor and Dave Chapelle to British masters Ricky Gervais and Frankie Boyle, here are our favourite comedy sets …

Comedy

All the Superman Movies, Ranked From Worst to Best

Clark Kent has had some missteps over the years.<p>Superman comes in many shapes. Well, one shape, many haircuts. Well, one haircut. But many faces. And it's never a bad time to reassess the various outings the iconic red pants have had over the years. Whose Superman was the most super?<p>We've ordered …

Comic Books

Musicians Turn Out to Rock Against MS

The weather affects MS — Southern California’s temperate climate is far easier for her to deal with than the extreme seasons elsewhere. But still, …

Los Angeles

No 'Aquaman' Trailer Yet? Director James Wan Says He's the Reason Why

Wan says he doesn’t want to release a trailer with “subpar” visual effects<p>With one of Warner Bros’ biggest 2018 films, “Ready Player One,” set to hit …

Comic Books

The Ty Raney Podcast's profile - Listen to music

Ty made his first stand up debut at Caroline's on Broadway in New York City several years ago and since has been blazing the comedy circuit. Born in …

Comedy

Battletech arcades were decades ahead of their time, holding global 3D matches before we'd even played a SNES - here's their story

Imagine an arcade filled with rows of rectangular pods. As you climb into one and slide the door shut, the only illumination in the otherwise black …

Gene Wilder

Super Bowl champ Martellus Bennett: ‘Willy Wonka’s like my Michael Jordan’

<i>Update: Bennett tweeted that he has “decided to move on from the world of football and into the fantastical and wondrous world of creativity” the day after this interview.</i><p>Martellus Bennett’s biggest inspiration isn’t an athlete.<p>It’s Willy Wonka, who he says compelled him to wake up one day and …

Willy Wonka

A funny thing happened

Sometime last year, I was at my local dog park entertaining my bouncy labradoodle and happened to be standing next to a pair of millennials who were …

Comedy

Showtime Releases I'm Dying Up Here Season 2 Trailer

Showtime releases I’m Dying Up Here season 2 trailer<p>Showtime has released the official trailer for the second season of its comedy drama series <b>I’m</b> …

Jim Carrey

When Crack Was Wack: Ray Shell’s Lost Drug Novel

In my Harlem household back in the seventies, cigarettes were smoked and liquor was consumed, but drugs were considered the worst thing in the world. When I was in eighth grade and becoming curious about marijuana, my mom found a couple of <i>High Times</i> magazines stashed in my bedroom dresser and …

Books

Uproar Entertainment Releases 'Insert Token' CD From Stand-Up Comedian Julian Michael

Uproar Entertainment announces the release of "Insert Token", the debut stand-up comedy CD by Julian Michael. Recorded live at The Comedy Underground …

Entertainment

The Wiz wasn’t so wonderful for Black cinema | Toronto Star

On paper, <i>The Wiz</i> had a lot going for it. The hit Broadway play it was adapted from, which cleverly transposed the beloved <i>Wizard of Oz</i> saga from rural …

Black Panther

Gary Burden, who designed album covers for California rockers, dies at 84

Gary Burden, a designer and art director who crafted some of the most enduring images of California rock - record covers from the 1960s and 1970s that featured the blue-tinged face of Joni Mitchell, a surreal shot of Neil Young on the beach and a cheeky photo of the Doors outside the Morrison Hotel …

Andy Warhol

Will Long: Long Trax 2 Album Review

For the past couple of years, Will Long has kept up a steady stream of deep-house releases for labels like DJ Sprinkles’ Comatonse Recordings and Smalltown Supersound, and his debut album, 2016’s <i>Long Trax</i>, was mirrored by Sprinkles' own album-length remix. But Long also releases music as Celer and …

Jean-Michel Basquiat

‘The Walking Dead’ recap: season 8, episode 12 (‘The Key’) – Rick vs. Negan yet again | Radio & TV Talk

Steven Ogg as Simon, Austin Amelio as Dwight – The Walking Dead _ Season 8, Episode 12 – Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC<p><b>Posted Sunday, March 18, 2018 by</b> …

Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Netflix Backs New Animated Film By Comedy Duo Key & Peele

Writing partners and hilarious comedy duo Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key are friend goals. Together they penned and starred in their …

Comedy

Unforgettable Nat King Cole, Flip Wilson & American Television

Nat “King” Cole ranks among the icons of American entertainers. His rich, smooth baritone singing voice is immediately recognizable, and his music …

Smithsonian

Brownstein: Can we scorn the artists but love their work?

Joey Elias is unquestionably one of the funniest people in the city. A fixture on the local anglo comedy scene for almost three decades, he has …

Don Rickles

The Sandman Cometh: Richard Pryor’s Son Bombs During Apollo Set

Mason Pryor hopes to walk in his father’s footsteps one day, as the son of Richard Pryor tried his luck on the Apollo stage recently with unfortunate …

Culture

Blazing Saddles - Film Independent

Includes a conversation with director Jared Moshe (<i>The Ballad of Lefty Brown</i>, <i>Dead Man’s Burden</i>)<p>In conjunction with Richard Prince: Untitled (Cowboy) …

Filmmaking