Eddie Murphy Disrespected Richard Pryor - Rashon Khan On Alleged Feud Between Murphy & Pryor

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  • Published: 20 September 2019
  • https://comedyhype.com/ - CH continues our talk with Rashon Khan, the writer of the upcoming book 'Everything Wasn't Funny' and the former bodyguard of Richard Pryor and Eddie Murphy. Khan denies Eddie Murphy's claims that Richard Pryor was intimidated by him. Instagram: @ComedyHype & Twitter: @ComedyHype_ Shot by @_whoisty_ Intro Beat by Yondo
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  • Comedy Hype
    Comedy Hype   4 months back

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    • Nostalgia Crown
      Nostalgia Crown  4 months back

      Why do you keep posing this lying fuck? Sucking him off?

  • Freddie Batista Jr.
    Freddie Batista Jr.  6 hours back

    This Man Is So Damn Full Of Shit!!!💩

    • Adrian Carlos
      Adrian Carlos  2 days back

      D L Hughley SR !!!

      • Victor Skywalker
        Victor Skywalker  2 weeks back

        I think Rich might’ve only seen Eddie as a threat cause he came from the time where there was only a select few black comedians who got to crossover into mainstream success and he probably felt that Eddie was coming for his spot. It was never personal. He just knew how the Hollywood game went. Once he started working with Eddie, he found out it was boring but love and respect. I don’t believe this dude at all. Eddie has never said anything bad about Rich at all. Every stand up special, every interview, etc. has never shown Eddie saying anything foul about Rich. Eddie did mention that there was tension at one point on Jerry Seinfeld’s show but he never “disrespected” Pryor in anyway. I think this dude is embellishing the truth.

        • Tyrone Adams
          Tyrone Adams  2 weeks back

          There would be no Eddie Murphy if it weren't
          for Richard Pryor. Yes, Eddie was the best
          imitator of Richard Pryor. That's 100.

          • Bo Jackson32
            Bo Jackson32  3 weeks back

            these nigga bring up anything and find a issue

            • simonmattes
              simonmattes  4 weeks back

              Dude has a comprehension problem! Conventional wisdom is: there is one black comic at a time and Eddie said Richard was looking at him like "This is the guy they have now to replace me.". I saw the Seinfeld coffee joint as well and Eddie wasn't a bit disrespectful.

              • LiberalsAreWorthless
                LiberalsAreWorthless  1 months back

                What Jerry Seinfeld said about Pryor to Eddie, and Eddie's response, did that really go down like that? I feel like this dude is takin it way outta context if it did, cuz I've never seen nor heard of Eddie havin nothin but praise to say about Pryor, he was one of Eddie's idols....

                • steal threaded
                  steal threaded  1 months back

                  I love eddie, btu what happened to him was a phenomenon. Right place right time and a 21 year old kid ends up with one of if not the best stand up special in history. Eddie had not one clue how any of that happened, he just happened to be in the right place at the right time.
                  He didn't do the work, he didn't have to. He did stand up for like a grand total of 5 years, with some of the best writers ever.

                  What Pryor accomplished is far more admirable. Eddie is basically the Billy Ray Cyrus of Comedy.

                  • Ahmad2423
                    Ahmad2423  1 months back

                    Well don't sugarcoat it for us tell us how you really feel...

                    • Johnny Blaze
                      Johnny Blaze  1 months back

                      Rashon Khan is soo right about Eddie imitating Richard because his early stand ups all seemed very much like that and Richard was definitely imitating Cosby in his stand ups as well until he eventually came to his own.

                      • GBody Rob
                        GBody Rob  1 months back

                        Richard tried to keep it professional.....to leave any guest waiting in your OWN home for 2hrs...that’s very disrespectful....that’s crazy Eddie didn’t like anybody ...probably jealous...but why ...the older black comics accepted you and took you in...smh I bet he sits back and laughs to himself that he’s one of the few alive and successful

                        • Larry Laroo
                          Larry Laroo  1 months back

                          This nigga ain't shit

                          • Adrian Milton
                            Adrian Milton  1 months back

                            Aww, you troublemaker

                            • DELL
                              DELL  1 months back

                              Watching lots of my idols interviews lately and one thing that is always higlighted is pure negativity one black man saying negativity to one another devil is a live on the internet no joy at all

                              • Clover Girl
                                Clover Girl  2 months back

                                I love Rashon Khan. So wise, so direct, so old skool cool.

                                • Rita Smallwood
                                  Rita Smallwood  2 months back

                                  Don't like Eddie bitch ass suck old white dirty dick🍆🍆🍆🥔

                                  • Rita Smallwood
                                    Rita Smallwood  2 months back

                                    Bernie, Redd,Richard, Charlie Murphy and Robin Harris

                                    • Rita Smallwood
                                      Rita Smallwood  2 months back

                                      Eddie Murphy eat a fat dick or something

                                      • SupervisorMartinez
                                        SupervisorMartinez  2 months back

                                        All celebrities hate each other at some point doing their career and Lives

                                        • #team FRANKIE
                                          #team FRANKIE  2 months back

                                          Thats not what Eddie said though bro.

                                          • Jeremiah Davincii
                                            Jeremiah Davincii  2 months back

                                            Thats not what he said....he said the torch was being passed.....but eddie loved him...stop it

                                            • Brandon Scanavich
                                              Brandon Scanavich  2 months back

                                              Listen RICHARD was a King no doubt but when Eddie came...HE CAME
                                              PERIOD!!!!

                                              • Tareca Hubbard-holt
                                                Tareca Hubbard-holt  2 months back

                                                I would have let my husband finish what Sam Jackson started. But I can't stand Tanrentino's ass anyway. That just goes to further show me that he has no respect for Black people. That was a foolish act on the wife's part.

                                                • Brandon Thompson
                                                  Brandon Thompson  2 months back

                                                  How would he know if Richard was shook? Shut up nigga lol

                                                  • STOP IT SKIIIUUUP
                                                    STOP IT SKIIIUUUP  2 months back

                                                    I'm Black, but I have to be honest! Most black people make me sick!!! We just cant get along for nothing!!! I even work with black coworkers who have a dam attitude every FUCKING day!!! IM SO SICK AND TIRED OF THIS BS!!! I don't wanna be around negative black folks, nor any other race that's negative! Especially black folks!

                                                    • Queenmadiva5700 Queenmidiva5700

                                                      SAD!!! THIS INTERNET EXPOSING IS RIDICULOUS! MEN WHAT HAPPENED TO YOU BROTHERS. TALKING ALL OVER YOUR MOUTHS. TEARING EACH OTHER DOWN. LIKE YOU TEAR YOUR WOMEN DOWN. THIS IS WHAT'S WRONG WITH OUR BLACK RACE DON'T KNOW HOW TO STICK TOGETHER. NOMORE BLACK POWER

                                                      • Beverly Ellis
                                                        Beverly Ellis  2 months back

                                                        This man sho Pop his lips!

                                                        • Lakisha Creighton
                                                          Lakisha Creighton  2 months back

                                                          Fuck this dude! Who is he nd why is he credible

                                                          • K2 Sports and E.N.T
                                                            K2 Sports and E.N.T  2 months back

                                                            Dope Content: https://www.facebook.com/groups/K2SPORTSANDENT/

                                                            • Venus Se7en
                                                              Venus Se7en  2 months back

                                                              Eddie states that Richard would leave places he'd "work out" in if he heard that Eddie was there. By Eddie's definition, a standup act is a workout. I'm going to poke a hole in that theory because I seriously cannot fathom Richard being a no-show at his own performance for the likes of Eddie. My dominant sign is Sagittarius. Richard was a Sagittarius. A lot of times, we (Sag's) explode in excellence when it comes down to something we are passionate about and love doing, but on the flip side, we are super meek and mild-mannered. Sagittarius has excellent discernment, and often see beneath surface shit. It's easy for us to see when we are liked or when someone is being a shady shit to us. The cool thing is, we'll act like we don't even see it, and still give people undeserving graces. If the whole "Eddie-left-Richard-waiting-for-two-hours" shit is actual, it would explain why Richard hung around that long, in addition to proving to someone with impaired discernment (Rashon in this case) that Richard was, in fact, being disrespected. It's safe to say that back in the day, Eddie was arrogant. Today, he seems to have mellowed out immensely, which brings me to believe that age had an awful lot to do with it. That can be said about Richard, too. The older you get, the less you give a damn about stupid shit. Whether or not a changing of the guard and/or Eddie's arrogance was a factor, they are both comedic legends in their own right. And that's just what the fuck it is.

                                                              • chas stacey
                                                                chas stacey  2 months back

                                                                Dude speak with forked tongue

                                                                • Christopher Roach
                                                                  Christopher Roach  2 months back

                                                                  Eddie be lying, just like he said that he talk to Rudy Ray More.

                                                                  • ed ubinas
                                                                    ed ubinas  2 months back

                                                                    Between this Richard Pryor story and Eddie dissing Rudy Ray Moore when he was alive, I've lost a little respect for Eddie.

                                                                    • David Turner
                                                                      David Turner  2 months back

                                                                      Just like a Negro, listening to other people, instead of researching the facts.

                                                                  • Kingdom Thinker
                                                                    Kingdom Thinker  2 months back

                                                                    You know about Richard Pryor the performer but you don't know nothing about Richard Pryor the man. Cold blooded statement! He even goes on to say that Richard Pryor is Eddie Murphy's Elder. Which is true by the way!

                                                                    • Kingdom Thinker
                                                                      Kingdom Thinker  2 months back

                                                                      Y'all can't tell me that this dude don't look like DL hughley's father. LOL! Even in his character he acts like. D.L. hughley amazing! So who would have thought DL hughley's father work for Richard Pryor. LOL!

                                                                      • Latres Lingerie and Living

                                                                        He was shook....how do this fool know what he meant? Man this guy is talking like a matter of fact.....

                                                                        • ThePlayboyLen
                                                                          ThePlayboyLen  2 months back

                                                                          I have a feeling that the death of Charlie fucked Eddie up, made an ugly, unseen side of him stank. Like his dis on Dolemite when Rudy was alive yet Eddie allegedly never gave him an audience.

                                                                          • David Johnson
                                                                            David Johnson  2 months back

                                                                            This guy is a chaos agent. Loved Richard but the drugs did him in. We he played that role in the Toy i labeled him a sell out. No matter how you cut it in the streets in hollywood wherever when you do drugs people lose respect for you. Simple as that. This guy pouring salt is a nobody let him have his 10 minutes of fame.

                                                                            • Yahdig.solid _LeonHard
                                                                              Yahdig.solid _LeonHard  2 months back

                                                                              Time for this ni**a to stfu !!

                                                                              • Tal23-Tanika
                                                                                Tal23-Tanika  2 months back

                                                                                Eddie said he was told that after Richard died. Get your facts right.

                                                                                • James Starr
                                                                                  James Starr  2 months back

                                                                                  This guy always creating drama. I'm thinking he's just an attention-seeking gossiper.

                                                                                  • Killa Skrilla
                                                                                    Killa Skrilla  2 months back

                                                                                    Damn wish they had Eddies last standup on tape

                                                                                    • GohModley
                                                                                      GohModley  2 months back

                                                                                      Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor are the two greatest gay black comedian. Incredible geniuses.

                                                                                      • David Feiloakitau
                                                                                        David Feiloakitau  2 months back

                                                                                        Is just me or does this dude look like an old Ray Allen #is that you pops

                                                                                        • Leroy Taylor
                                                                                          Leroy Taylor  2 months back

                                                                                          its odd that now that eddie is coming back to standup all these interviews disrespecting eddie are appearing.

                                                                                          • Roderick Posey
                                                                                            Roderick Posey  2 months back

                                                                                            Man y'all riding this nigga dick get off how y'all know he's not telling the truth he was there he probably was a hater y'all don't know these people y'all just FANS

                                                                                            • Prince Rahming
                                                                                              Prince Rahming  2 months back

                                                                                              YOU DUMB NEGROES ALWAYS GITTA TALK ABOUT BEEF WIT ANOTHER BLK PERSON? YOU ARE A WILLIE LYNCH GRADUATE AND YOU DON'T HAVE ANYTHING TO OFFER BLACK PPL EVEN WITH A GRAY BEARD BUT BULLZHIT AND DRAMA...GRIW TF UP OLD MAN AND GET A LIFE