Quick Facts of Richard Pryor Jr.
Richard Pryor Jr. is an actor, singer, author, and director from the United States. He is probably known for being the first-born child of Richard Pryor, the legendary actor, and stand-up comedian. Further, the net value of Pryor Jr. is around $1 million.
Richard started his singing career singing gospel music. Later he recorded two choir albums in Peoria, Illinois with the City of Refugee and Sound of Deliverance. As of now, he might be living a single life.
Richard Pryor Jr.’s Age, Parents & Early Life
Richard Pryor Jr. was born on July 31, 1962, in Peoria, Illinois, USA. Jr. is Richard Pryor’s son with his first wife, Patricia Price. His mom Patricia and grandparents raised Jr. while his dad was on tour. As of 2019, he is 58 years old, and his birth sign is Leo.
His nationality is American and belongs to African American ethnicity. Further, he also has five half-siblings. Their names are Rain Pryor, Franklin Pryor, Kelsey Pryor, Elizabeth Pryor, and Stephen Michael Pryor.
Richard Pryor Jr.’s Height & Weight
The details about Pryor Jr.’s height and weight are unavailable.
Richard Pryor Jr.’s Net worth
Richard Pryor Jr has a net worth of $1 million as of 2019. From his career, he earns such a fortune as a singer and actress. Likewise, his dad Richard Pryor had a net worth of $40 million.
The gifted Pryor Jr. has performed in films like The Color Purple, Bustin Loose, College Debts, Beyond the Basement Door, playing the lead role in the sitcom series, Lizards. Besides, he also loaned his voice in the animated movie Storks.
Working in films mentioned above, TV series, sitcom, as well as animated films, has undeniably considerably improved the net worth of Jr. As per sources, he also inherited some of the vast fortunes alongside his other half-siblings as a part of his deceased father’s will. Apart from acting and singing, Jr. is also an author in addition to that.
Richard Pryor Jr.’s Married, Wife & Children
Richard Pryor Jr. may be single and unmarried as per records. Also, there is no real proof if he has kids or not. Moreover, despite being the son of such an enormous Hollywood celebrity, Richard Jr. has held a low profile.
Moreover, he seems to be a man focused on improving his career as opposed to engaging in any controversy, scandals, and rumors.
He presently lives in New York City, New York, USA. Although he does not have an official Instagram page yet, his Twitter account @Richardpryorjr allows him to connect with his fans.
Richard Pryor Jr.’s Career
After graduating in 1980, Richard went to Los Angeles, joined the Screen Extras Guild, and did “additional” job on the movies and productions of his father. Well, on The Color Purple he was a production associate and even dabbled in stand-up comedy, working at Hollywood’s Comedy Store, one of his father’s old haunts.
Richard discovered a distinct route in the early 1990s: he decided to become a minister. He was licensed twice through his church in Peoria, training with an instructor who was a theologian in downtown Chicago’s Moody Bible College.
During the 1990s, Richard spoke and ministered in Atlanta, St. Louis, and various locations in the U.S. Pryor Jr released his book on April 8, 2019, IN A PRYOR LIFE, sold out its first printing and into its second.