Transcript for ‘The Last Days of Richard Pryor’ | Premieres tonight at 9|8c on ABC
What I love most about Richard Pryor. Who funniest person on the wall brutally honest speed on sensors all my flock. We knew what was going to happen because. He was your front didn't it. Richard Pryor came at a time where wherever the black man and war the only one lap that was due out yet east at this. Age becoming a Christian rocker Dave Chappelle or Eddie Murphy very funny past. Race but he passed subject matter he changed the way people thought about blacks whites themselves Ingrid say things in such a wave it just opened here hard. He was funny was outrageous map. Imagine you're Richard prior. You want to show them what you can do the Tibetans who can't Kurtz everybody was told to be totally clean no dirt. At all otherwise them a war Richie was trapped in this world and I think he had enough in one moment. He just went I got a let the genie out of the bottle. Even talk like that. And were the inward inward. Brick apartment. You don't like it used words you can't use it I can yeah. When you're on stage. You talk about. To its hot let me say. You can say I can't say. But. It's a broad river Richard Pryor had some of these cars. Two I don't women who it. After Kelly came Debra in jeopardy. In an after me. And and me. How many times it's. Has the floor as he was being low via TUV. Who market Condit did find. He'd lost his way every kind of depends. We have. Table full called I'm talking to Powell. Parents don't. At the height and torture. Bull basically. I'll note. Comedian Richard Pryor is in critical condition items of less than a 5050 chance of survival. Well. He ends. We lost it. Whatever you feel about me witnessing Iraq that the truth and don't ever forget. Just look at marriage our society. Is now. Fifteen years after his death emotional exclusive interviews. Surprising details the last days of Richard pry. Thirsty and east central on obesity if you.
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