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Premiered November 23, 2014
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Survey the lasting influence of one of the greatest American comics of all time.

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Richard Pryor: Icon

Richard Pryor is cited as one of the greatest American comedians of all time, with a huge influence on comedy and this generation's top comics. He was one of the first black men ever on television and pioneered a new brand of humor. On this episode of :ICON, we delve into the life and legacy of Richard Pryor, often using his own words, to show us his lasting affect on American comedy and culture.

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