This comedian turned actor, is one of the best of our times. Richard Pryor had two of his own television series known as "Pryor's Place" and "The Richard Pryor Show". However, neither one of these show lasted too long. Although, Pryor, did much better on the big screen. He was in countless movies such as "Bustin Loose," "Harlem Nights," and "Brewester's Millions". He also wrote, along side Mel Brooks and others, the movie Blazing Saddles. Furthermore, Pryor, has done movies from his stand-up.