This is a list of writers who wrote the film Blazing Saddles. Often times there are multiple writers for a film like this, so here’s a list of everyone who wrote Blazing Saddles. From the people who did re-writes on Blazing Saddles to those who wrote the original screenplay for Blazing Saddles, this is a list of everyone with a writing credit in the movie Blazing Saddles. Use every item on this list for yours, from Mel Brooks to Richard Pryor.This list answers the questions, "Who wrote Blazing Saddles?" and "Which writers wrote Blazing Saddles?"
Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor (December 1, 1940 – December 10, 2005) was an American stand-up comedian and actor. He reached a broad audience with his trenchant observations and storytelling style, and is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential stand-up comedians of all time. Pryor's body of work includes the concert movies and recordings: Richard Pryor: Live & Smokin' (1971), That Nigger's Crazy (1974), ...Is It Something I Said? (1975), Bicentennial Nigger (1976), Richard Pryor: Live in Concert (1979), Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip (1982), and Richard Pryor: Here and Now (1983). As an actor, he starred mainly in comedies such as Silver Streak (1976), ...more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 65 (1940-2005)
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, United States of America
Nationality: United States of America
Films Written: Richard Pryor: Here and Now, Blazing Saddles, Richard Pryor: Live and Smokin, Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip, Bustin' Loose, + more