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Richard 'Cactus' Pryor (1923–2011)

Richard 'Cactus' Pryor was born on January 7, 1923 in Austin, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for The Green Berets (1968), Hellfighters (1968) and Trespasses (1986). He died on August 30, 2011 in Austin. See full bio »


(age 88) in Austin, Texas, USA

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 1986 Trespasses
Dr. Laswell (as Cactus Pryor)
 1968 Hellfighters
Chance's Doctor (as Cactus Pryor)
 1968 The Green Berets
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 2002 Fox 7 at Fifty (TV Movie documentary) (as Cactus Pryor)
 1999 The Story of Darrell Royal (Video documentary)

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Cactus Pryor

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Got the nickname 'Cactus' by working in his fathers movie theater in Austin called "The Cactus Theater". See more »

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