MOVIES: Marlon Wayans To Portray Richard Pryor In Biopic
Actor and comedian, Marlon Wayans, has won the role originally offered to Eddie Murphy- the title role in "Richard Pryor: Is It Something I Said?" The Richard Pryor biopic is written and directed by Bill Condon (Dreamgirls, God and Monsters) and produced by Adam Sandler's Happy Madison Productions and Sony Pictures. Chris Rock, Pryor’s widow Jennifer Lee Pryor will also produce. Word is, Marlon aced a 13 minute screen test and fought hard for the role.