Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic

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Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic
Richard Pryor- Omit the Logic poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byMarina Zenovich
Produced bySara Hutchison
Written byP.G. Morgan
Chris A. Peterson
Marina Zenovich
StarringRichard Pryor
Paul Mooney
Robin Williams
Whoopi Goldberg
Dave Chappelle
Mel Brooks
Music byMocean Worker
CinematographyChristine Burrill
Edited byChris A. Peterson
Distributed byBBC Worldwide
Showtime Networks
Release date
  • April 26, 2013 (2013-04-26) (Tribeca)
Running time
83 minutes
CountryUnited States

Richard Pryor: Omit the Logic is a 2013 American biographical documentary film directed by Marina Zenovich, who also writing with P.G. Morgan and Chris A. Peterson. The film is about the life of comedian and actor Richard Pryor.[1][2]

The film premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 26, 2013.[3] It also aired in the United Kingdom on BBC Four as part of their Storyville strand of documentaries and in the United States on Showtime on July 31, 2013. The documentary won the NAACP Image Award for Best Television Documentary and editor, Chris A. Peterson, was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Editing.[4][5]


  1. ^ Lloyd, Robert (2013-05-31). "The Los Angeles Times". Retrieved 2014-07-19. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ The New York Times
  3. ^ "Tribeca Review: 'Richard Pryor: Omit The Logic' Obscures The Genius Of A Comedic Titan". 26 April 2013. Retrieved 18 May 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Richard Pryor's Wife, New NAACP Image Award Winner, Said What?! - The Humor Mill". The Humor Mill. 2014-02-24. Retrieved 2018-03-13.
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