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Eddie Griffin

Edward "Eddie" Rubin Griffin (born July 15, 1968) is an American actor and comedian. He is best known for his sitcom Malcolm & Eddie along with co-star Malcolm-Jamal Warner, and his role in the 2002 comedy film Undercover Brother as the film’s title character. Griffin was born in Kansas City, Missouri and raised by his single mother, Doris Thomas, a phone company operator. After attending high school in Kansas City, he enrolled as a biological engineering major at Kansas State University, but left after three months. Griffin starred in many films, including The Meteor Man (1993), Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo (1999), Double Take (2001), Undercover Brother (2002), John Q (2002), Scary Movie 3 (2003), Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005) and Norbit (2007). Later in 2007, Eddie starred alongside Steven Seagal in Urban Justice a thriller set in New Mexico. He also starred in the UPN television series Malcolm & Eddie (1996–2000). He was ranked at number 62 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time. In 2011 Comedy Central released You Can Tell 'Em I Said It on DVD. It was 82 minutes of unedited and uncensored content. In addition to his acting credits, he also

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Eddie Griffin -- Sued Over 'Homophobic' Bottle Attack

Eddie Griffin
Sued Over 'Homophobic' Bottle Attack

Eddie Griffin is being sued by a woman who claims the comic targeted her and her GF during a homophobic comedy routine ... sexually harassing them while on stage, then attacking them with a water… READ MORE >

Eddie Griffin Drink Fight -- He Air-Humped My Face ... Woman Claims

Eddie Griffin Drink Fight
He Air-Humped My Face ... Woman Claims

The woman who chucked a drink at Eddie Griffin at a recent comedy show, Tells TMZ it was an ACT OF SELF DEFENSE  ... claiming she "felt sexually assaulted" by the comedian after he pumped his… READ MORE >

- 635 days ago
Eddie Griffin Comedy Club Fight -- The Homophobic, Delusional Explanation

Eddie Griffin Fight
The Homophobic, Delusional Explanation

Eddie Griffin is threatening to sue TMZ over the story we broke regarding the water-bottle throwing incident at a comedy club this weekend -- problem is, Eddie clearly didn't read the… READ MORE >

- 642 days ago
Eddie Griffin -- Gets Into Drink Throwing Fight During Show

Eddie Griffin
Gets Into Drink-Throwing Fight During His Own Show

Eddie Griffin responded the only way he knew how when a woman threw a drink at him during his own stand-up show ... he threw one back ... and it was all caught on video.Police in Pleasanton, CA… READ MORE >

- 643 days ago
Eddie Griffin -- FINALLY DIVORCED ... After 6 Months of Marriage

Eddie Griffin
FINALLY DIVORCED After 6 Months of Marriage

Eddie Griffin gave Kim Kardashian a run for her money ... for SHORTEST MARRIAGE EVER -- because after just six months of wedded bliss, the comedian is officially divorced.TMZ broke the story ...… READ MORE >

- 756 days ago
Eddie Griffin -- I'm Back With the Woman I'm Divorcing

Eddie Griffin
I'm Back with the Woman ... Who I'm Divorcing

Eddie Griffin just can't decide if he wants to be a married man, because he got hitched in September, filed for divorce in October, and reconciled a few days ago.Eddie and Nia Rivers filed a joint… READ MORE >

- 885 days ago
Eddie Griffin -- Vegas Wedding Came Out of NOWHERE

Eddie Griffin
Vegas Wedding Came Out of NOWHERE

Eddie Griffin and his new wife had ZERO plans to get married on the fly in Vegas last week -- his wife tells TMZ, they just woke up and decided out of the blue ... it was time to tie the… READ MORE >

- 949 days ago
Eddie Griffin -- The Walk-In VEGAS Wedding!!!!

Eddie Griffin
The Walk-In VEGAS Wedding!

"Undercover Brother" is officially a married man ... TMZ has learned Eddie Griffin tied the knot in Las Vegas on Thursday after dropping $199 at a walk-in wedding chapel!!!! Griffin and his… READ MORE >

- 950 days ago
Griffin Goes Off Over 'Undercover Brother'

Griffin Goes Off Over 'Undercover Brother'

Eddie Griffin unleashed a nasty, hilarious and expletive packed barrage of insults on an unsuspecting photog last night -- all because the guy wanted to know when the world can expect another… READ MORE >

- 1492 days ago
Eddie Griffin Accused of Bouncing Giant Check

Eddie Griffin Accused of Bouncing Giant Check

Eddie Griffin is in the middle of a seriously nasty lawsuit -- one littered with allegations of deception, fraud and worst of all ... bouncing one of those comically oversized donation checks.… READ MORE >

- 1810 days ago

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