Say WHAT!?! Quincy Jones’ Alleges Marlon Brando Slept With Richard Pryor, Marvin Gaye, AND James Baldwin!!

 

Talk about a hot take. Shout to Vulture for this salacious story:

 

[Marlon] BrandoThe actor and Jones were longtime friends. During a down period in Jones’s life, he spent time on the island in Tahiti which Brando owned.

The two called each other Leroy, owing to a story recounted extremely well (one among many) in this recent GQ profile.

used to go cha-cha dancing with us. He could dance his ass off. He was the most charming motherfucker you ever met. He’d fuck anything. Anything! He’d fuck a mailbox. James Baldwin. Richard Pryor. Marvin Gaye.

He slept with them? How do you know that?
[Frowns.] Come on, man. He did not give a fuck! You like Brazilian music?

The assertion was just confirmed by Pryour’s widow. Nothing that happens in Hollyweird should surprise you.

Pryor was definitely open about his sexuality although most people assumed he was joking: