Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling1986

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Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling
Directed by:
Richard Pryor

"Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling" is a Biography/Drama film directed by Richard Pryor, released in the USA on May 02 of 1986 . Richard Pryor and Debbie Allen are starring, alongside Art Evans, Fay Hauser, Barbara Williams and Carmen McRae.

Who directed "Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling":

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling was directed by Richard Pryor, an American actor, producer, writer, and director.

When was "Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling" released:

Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling was initially released on Friday, May 02, 1986, in the United States. Also released on this day were No Retreat, No Surrender (dir. Corey Yuen) and Letter to Brezhnev (dir. Chris Bernard). This was thirty-three (33) years ago.

Who is at the casting of "Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling":

At the casting of Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling we find Richard Pryor, previously seen in Brewster's Millions (1985) and Superman III (1983); Debbie Allen (Ragtime (1981), Fame (1980)); Art Evans (Fright Night (1985), Fright Night (1985)) [ more... ]

  • Paula Kelly and Richard Pryor can also be seen in Uptown Saturday Night, released in 1974.
  • Mike Genovese and Dennis Farina also appeared together in Code of Silence, released in 1985.
  • Richard Pryor and Virginia Capers can both be seen in The Toy, released in 1982.
  • Dennis Farina and Mike Genovese also appeared together in Thief, released in 1981.

What is the Storyline of "Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling":

Though Pryor insisted the film was not autobiographical, Pryor plays Jo Jo Dancer, a popular stand-up comedian who has severely burned himself in a drug incident. The film came out after Pryor had severely burned himself while freebasing cocaine in 1980. Though he later claimed the incident was not an accident at all, but actually an attempted suicide.

As Dancer lies hospitalized in a coma, his spiritual alter ego revisits his life, from growing up in a brothel as a child and struggling to beat the [...]

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