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Marlon Wayans Set To Play Richard Pryor

October 13, 2009

[picapp src=”a/4/1/6/GI_Joe_The_e946.JPG?adImageId=5353489&imageId=5834777″ width=”380″ height=”570″ /] Entertainment Weekly reports that Marlon Wayans is set to star in the Richard Pryor biopic. Recently, Chris and the other producers, one of them who is Richard Pryor’s late wife, have been auditioning people for the lead role. One of them was Eddie Murphy, who was the leading contender. Then along came […]