Richard Pryor Addressed Racial Issues On Television 43 years ago
Category: EntertainmentBy: john-russell • one week ago • 1 comments
The Richard Pryor Show aired on network tv for one season, 1977, and was way ahead of its time in zeroing on race.
This hilarious skit also reminds us just how much input Richard Pryor had into the screenplay for Blazing Saddles. There is a similarity in style between the racial comedy in Blazing Saddles and the Richard Pryor Show.