News-Richard Pryor passes away at 65 years of age
LOS ANGELES — Richard Pryor, the caustic yet perceptive actor-comedian who lived dangerously close to the edge both on stage and off, died Saturday. He was 65.
Pryor died shortly before 8 a.m. of a heart attack after being taken to a hospital from his home in the San Fernando Valley, said his business manager, Karen Finch. He had been ill for years with multiple sclerosis, a degenerative disease of the nervous system
I hate to hear this. In his prime, no one was better. I still listen to an old album called That N****** Crazy...Classic.
Rest in Peace Richard and thanks for the thousands of laughs.