Watch footage from Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic, airing on Showtime in May

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Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic to air on Showtime in May
Posted by Wilson Morales

April 15, 2013

Source: Deadline

Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 23 and Showtime has now set Friday, May 31 as the debut air date.

The documentary, directed by Roman Polanski: Wanted And Desired helmer Marina Zenovich, and written by P.G. Morgan, chronicles Pryor’s life from his troubled youth in Peoria, Illinois, to his meteoric rise as one of the most respected comic actors of the 20th century.

Exec produced by Pryor’s last wife, Jennifer Pryor, the film is the second in Showtime’s new docu series, Sho Focus, which kicked off with R.J. Cutler’s The World According To Dick Cheney in March. Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic features interviews with Whoopi Goldberg, Robin Williams, Mel Brooks, Quincy Jones, Lily Tomlin and Jesse Jackson.

Here’s a footage from the film.

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