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Pam navigated her way through the treacherous waters of Hollywood at a time when empowering black women were not present on screen.Her characters were often over the top and hyper sexualized.However, when the seventies hit there was a widespread movement to reclaim African heritage and culture.No longer were blacks ashamed of their naturally curly hair.According to a new book, “Becoming Richard Pryor” (Harper), the legendary stand-up enlisted the help of “Foxy Brown” star Pam Grier to get him through the Herman Melville door-stopper.Pryor and the stunning blaxploitation actress began dating on the set of 1977’s “Greased Lightning.” On a trip to Barbados, he confessed to her that “with his eighth-grade education, it was hard for him to read fluently,” author Scott Saul writes in the book. “I heard that ‘War and Peace’ is the hardest motherf–kin’ novel to read,” he told her. If I can’t read it, it’s so damned big, at least I can kill someone with it.
“I was put off by how much I thought Pam believed that stardom belonged to her,” he said.Q: You've programmed a couple of selections that are included on the great "Pioneers of African-American Cinema" set that was released on DVD & Blu-ray last year.How important is it to preserve those films and that history?Pam Grier was enrolled in East High School and the Metropolitan State College for her education.She has managed to appear in several strings of successful movies throughout her lifespan which has managed to make her extremely popular in the acting fraternity.