Jennifer Lee (born in 1940) is an American Former Actress, Producer, and Celebrity Ex-Spouse from California, USA. She is popularly known as Richard Pryor’s Spouse. He was an American stand-up comedian, and actor. Furthermore, the late comedian gained fame with his show “Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin”.
Some of his famous shows were That Nigger’s Crazy, …Is It Something I Said?, Bicentennial Nigger, Richard Pryor: Here and Now etc. Moreover, as an actor, Pryor acted in films like Blue Collar, Superman III, Silver Streak, Which Way Is Up? and much more.
Jennifer Lee and her husband Richard tied the knot twice with each other. First, the couple married in August 1981. But after one year of marriage, they took divorce in October 1982. Later, Lee again wedded her spouse Pryor on June 29, 2001.
In addition, the former couple remained together until the comedian’s death. On December 10, 2005, he suffered a heart attack after nine days of his 65th birthday in Los Angeles. During his lifetime, Richard had numerous relationships and wives.
According to a source, the comedian married seven times in his life with five women. In 1960, Patricia Price stayed his partner for one year. Then, he wedded his second spouse “Shelley Bonus” in 1967.
Their marriage also ended in two years. In fact, his third matrimony was with Deborah McGuire (American actress). The former partner stayed together from 1977 to 1978. The actor married his fifth wife “Flynn Belaine” in October 1986 and they split in July 1987.
The again vowed the marriage rituals on April 1, 1990, and divorced in July 1991. Richard also had seven children from all his affairs and weddings. However, Jennifer Lee and Pryor didn’t share any kid together.
Profile, Parents & Early Life
The former actress was born in 1940 in The United States of America. Hence, Jennifer Lee’s age is 79 years old, as of 2019. She made her debut on the silver screen with the movie “Act of Vengeance” in 1974.
Furthermore, Lee played one of the main characters in the film alongside Peter Brown and Jo Ann Harris. Later, Jennifer acted in 1975 film called “The Sunshine Boys” as Helen Clark. Some of her other appearances are The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox, Slaves of New York, Sprung etc.
In 2010, the former actress played a cameo role as Senator Bradley in Bold Native movie. As of her relationship, she dated her boyfriend Warren Beatty (American actor and filmmaker).
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Jennifer Lee.|
|Profession||Former Actress and Producer.|
|Famous for||Being the former wife of late Richard Pryor (American stand-up comedian, and actor).|
|Age (As of 2019)||79 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||1940.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||The United States of America.|
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||not available.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Current Residence||Los Angeles, California, United States.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 6".
Centimeters: 168 cm.
Meters: 1.68 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 75 Kg.
Pounds: 165 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||38-34-40.|
|Shoe Size (US)||7.|
|Tattoo details?||Will Update.|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Parents||Father: Name not available.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||1. Richard Pryor.
2. Warren Beatty.
|Husband/Spouse Name||Richard Pryor (m. 2001 – 2005), Richard Pryor (m. 1981 – div. 1982).|
|College/ University||Will update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Tom Hanks.
Actress: Meryl Streep.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Paris.|
|Love to do||Travel, Cook, and Read.|
|Favorite Food||Continental Food.|
|Net worth (approx.)||Under Revision (As of 2018).|
|Annual Income & Earnings||Under Review.|
|Office Address||Not Known|
|Home Details||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||N.A.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Jennifer Lee
- Recently, the actress appeared in Paramount Network’s new documentary titled “I Am Richard Pryor“.
- Richard Pryor’s Wife has depicted the life-threating suicide attempt of the late actor that took place in 1980.
- Jennifer revealed that her husband warned her that he was going to do something really big. But she never knew what it was.
- One day, Lee answered a phone call and everyone was screaming at that time. It was the time when Richard tried to kill himself and burned his house.
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- His bodyguard and aunt were only people present and they attempted to put out the flames.
- However, Richard (aged 30 at that time), poured 151-proof rum on his shirt.
- Later, the police came and took the comedian to Sherman Oaks Community Hospital. His more than 50% of the body affected by the fire.