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Biography (print)

Richard Pryor, Todd Gold. Pryor Convictions: And other Life Sentences. Random House, 1995. ISBN 0679432507

Rain Pryor (with 'Cathy Crimmins'). Jokes My Father Never Taught Me. 2006.

Richard Pryor with Todd Gold. Pryor Convictions: And Other Life Sentences, 2nd Rev. Edition. London, UK: Revolver Books, a division of Revolver Entertainment Ltd, 2005. ISBN 0954940717

John A. Williams & Dennis A. Williams. If I Stop I'll Die - The Comedy and Tragedy of Richard Pryor. New York, N.Y.: Thunder's Mouth Press, 1991. ISBN 1560250623

McCluskey, Audrey Thomas, editor. Richard Pryor: The Life and Legacy of a "Crazy" Black Man. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2008. ISBN 0253220114

David & Joe Henry. Furious Cool: Richard Pryor and the World That Made Him. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, 2013. ISBN 978-1616200787


Biographical movies
"E! True Hollywood Story: Richard Pryor (#7.15)" (2003)

Pryor Offenses (2004) (TV)

Portrayed in
Behind the Camera: The Unauthorized Story of Mork & Mindy (2005) (TV)

Nina (2016)

Interview
Mojo (UK)June 2004, Iss. 127, pg. 7, "'I ain't dead yet (motherf*cker)'"

Article
The New York Times (USA)5 February 2013, Vol. CLXII, by: Jason Zinoman, "Wild, Wired, Remembered A Richard Pryor Retrospective, 'A Pryor Engagement,' at BAM"
Moving Pictures Magazine (USA)August 2006, Vol. 3, Iss. 12, pg. 28-29, by: Greg Reifsteck, "Class-ic Comedy"
Entertainment Weekly (USA)23 December 2005, Vol. 1, Iss. 855, pg. 14-18, by: Brown, Scott, ""Richard Pryor (1940-2005)""
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (USA)16 December 2005, Vol. 57, Iss. 350, pg. H2, by: Bob Longino and Eleanor Ringel Gillespie, "Movie Mojo: Remembering Richard Pryor"
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution (USA)12 December 2005, Vol. 57, Iss. 346, pg. E1+E9, by: Richard Pryor, "His legacy rich, raw, complicated"
The Washington Post (USA)11 December 2005, Vol. 129, Iss. 6, pg. D1+D7, by: Desson Thomson, "So Funny It Hurts to Laugh: Finding Comedy In Pathos, Richard Pryor Also Found Himself"
The Washington Post (USA)11 December 2005, Vol. 129, Iss. 6, pg. A1+A16, by: Matt Schudel, "Richard Pryor, 1940-2005: With Humor and Anger On Race Issues, Comic Inspired a Generation"
The Times Screen (UK)3 June 2004, pg. 5, by: Clive Davis, "Before illness struck, Richard Pryor was the fastest, the hippest, possibly the greatest of stand-up comedians. Clive Davis hails a new DVD"
Peoria Journal Star (USA)June 2001
The New Yorker (USA)13 September 1999, by: Hilton Als, "A Pryor Love"
TV Guide (USA)16 January 1999, Vol. 47, Iss. 3, pg. 28-30, by: David Handelman, "Richard The First"
The Comedy Magazine (USA)January 1996, Iss. 8, pg. 56-57, by: Fred Jurek, "Richard Pryor's Memoirs"

Pictorial
Playboy (USA)March 1990, Vol. 37, Iss. 3, pg. 175, by: RIHA / GAMMA-LIASION, "Grapevine: Pryor Restraint"

Magazine cover photo
Us (USA)16 June 1986, Iss. 26
Rolling Stone (USA)3 May 1979
People Weekly (USA)13 March 1978


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