By Mandela Wells
The Richard Pryor Biopic is in full swing. Mike Epps is set to play the legendary Comedian, Kate Hudson will play his wife Jennifer, Taraji P Henson and Eddie Murphy are set to play his parents and Oprah Winfrey will be playing his Grandmother. The movie has now officially cast Tracy Morgan as another legendary comedian, the late Redd Foxx. “Mr. Foxx, I hope I do you justice!” Morgan told Variety in a statement. He continued on saying, “It will be an honor to portray an icon.”
Morgan is currently embarking on a comeback into entertainment after being sidelined for almost a year thanks to a horrific car accident.
The Richard Pryor Biopic has recently garned an official title that will be known as Richard Pryor: Is it something I said?. The movie is set to be directed by Oscar nominee Lee Daniels and the scrip is being written by Bill Condon. As expected the film will chronicle the life of Mr Pryor. The movie currently has no actual release date as of yet.