Nick Cannon: I’m Set to Play Richard Pryor

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By Daniel Gates



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Nick Cannon has all but confirmed that he’s set to play Richard Pryor.

During a Wednesday appearance on TMZ Live, the actor-comedian was asked about a planned biopic about the late comedy legend, to be directed by Lee Daniels.

While Cannon was very careful to say that nothing is certain until the film is actually going into production… he pretty much indicated that if the movie goes forward, he’s got the role.

Check out the video below!

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