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August 17, 2009

Warner Bros. Remaking Brewster's Millions

"Brewster's Millions" is headed back to the screen for the eighth time, with Michael Diliberti and Matthew Sullivan penning the screenplay for Warner Bros.' latest take on George Barr McCutcheon's novel.More…

December 12, 2005

Richard Pryor Passes Away at 65

Richard Pryor passed away yesterday morning, and while he's probably best remembered for his incendiary stand-up material (as evidenced in 1979's "Live in Concert," 1982's "Live on the Sunset Strip," and 1983's "Here and Now") and his also-incendiary battle with an exploding freebase pipe, I'll always remember the guy as one of my favorite move-time comedians. And I know I'm not alone with that opinion.More…

May 17, 2005

Mike Epps to Play Richard Pryor in Upcoming Biopic

Low-key funnyman Mike Epps ("Next Friday," "The Honeymooners") has been tapped to portray legendary comedian Richard Pryor ("Stir Crazy") in an upcoming bio flick, according to Variety. Veteran filmmaker Walter Hill ("The Warriors") will direct the as-yet-untitled film, and he'll be working from a screenplay by Caleb Kane.More…