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Eddie Murphy

Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, singer, director, and musician. Box-office takes from Murphy's films make him the second-highest grossing actor in the United States. He was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984 and has worked as a stand-up comedian. He was ranked No. 10 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time. He has received Golden Globe Award nominations for his performances in 48 Hrs, Beverly Hills Cop series, Trading Places, and The Nutty Professor. In 2007, he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thunder" Early in Dreamgirls. Eddie Murphy's work as a voice actor includes Thurgood Stubbs in The PJs, Donkey in the Shrek series and the Chinese dragon Mushu in Disney's Mulan. In some of his films, he plays multiple roles in addition to his main character, intended as a tribute to one of his idols Peter Sellers, who played multiple roles in Dr. Strangelove and elsewhere. Murphy has played multiple roles in Coming to America, Wes Craven's

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Eddie Murphy -- Faux Son Drops $50 Million Lawsuit

Eddie Murphy
Faux Son Drops $50 Million Lawsuit

The comedian who kinda faked being Eddie Murphy's son has now backed off his defamation suit against Eddie ... admitting the suit was BS and pinning the blame on his dumb management.Brando… READ MORE >

Eddie Murphy -- 'Purported African American' Sued For $50 MILLION ...

Eddie Murphy
'Purported African American' Sued for $50 Million

Eddie Murphy does NOT own the name Murphy ... and an indignant comedian --  Brando Murphy -- is determined to prove that point with a new $50 MILLION defamation lawsuit.Brando claims Eddie is… READ MORE >

- 240 days ago
Eddie Murphy's Daughters -- Stripped Down in Mom and Future Stepdad's Bedroom

Eddie Murphy's Daughters
Stripped Down In Mom & Future Stepdad's Bedroom

Eddie Murphy's hot young daughters have some 'splainin' to do ... because TMZ has learned they hijacked their mom and her fiancé Michael Strahan's boudoir for their recent sexy lingerie… READ MORE >

- 258 days ago
Eddie Murphy's Daughters -- BOOTIES OUT ... We're Lingerie Models Now

Eddie Murphy's Daughters
BOOTIES OUT We're Lingerie Models Now

No wonder Eddie Murphy played the donkey in "Shrek" ... his daughters got ASS.19-year-old Shayne and 24-year-old Bria -- Eddie's children with ex-wife Nicole Murphy -- recently posed for some… READ MORE >

- 259 days ago
Eddie Murphy -- I'm Not Your Daddy -- So BACK OFF!

Eddie Murphy
I'm Not Your Daddy So BACK OFF!

Eddie Murphy is on the attack against a comedian who has not-so-subtly insinuated Eddie is his daddy.Eddie's lawyer fired off several threatening letters to Brando Murphy, claiming the comedian… READ MORE >

- 273 days ago
Eddie Murphy's Ex -- Producers Stole My Idea for 'Hollywood Exes'

Eddie Murphy's Ex
Producers Stole My Idea for 'Hollywood Exes'

One of Eddie Murphy's baby mamas is now suing over "Hollywood Exes" -- claiming she came up with the idea for the reality show back in 2008 and producers STOLE it from her ... then cast one… READ MORE >

- 323 days ago
Eddie Murphy's Old Chick vs. New Chick: Who'd You Rather?

Eddie Murphy's
Old Chick vs. New Chick WHO'D YOU RATHER?

Here's Eddie Murphy's 45-year-old ex-wife Nicole Murphy on a beach in Miami yesterday (left) -- and 34-year-old Australian supermodel and current Eddie Murphy girlfriend Paige Butcher on a beach… READ MORE >

- 485 days ago
Eddie Murphy -- Check Out My White Hot Girlfriend

Eddie Murphy
Check Out My ... White Hot GF

This is Eddie Murphy's smoking hot girlfriend in Hawaii Tuesday ... which is pretty much all you need to know.But IF you care to know more ... her name's Paige Butcher, she's 34 and a former Maxim… READ MORE >

- 498 days ago
Eddie Murphy -- My Daughter's In Denial ... About 'Pluto Nash'

Eddie Murphy
My Daughter's in Denial ... About 'Pluto Nash'

Eddie Murphy knows his daughter Bria really, REALLY loves him ... because she admitted to sitting through "Pluto Nash" ... which even Eddie seemed to admit was over and above the call of… READ MORE >

- 835 days ago
Eddie Murphy -- I Ain't Dead ... Yet

Eddie Murphy
I Ain't Dead ... Yet

The Internet is blowing up with reports that Eddie Murphy is dead. NOT TRUE.We made some calls, and Eddie is very much alive.The frenzy was triggered by MediaFetcher.com. The site has been… READ MORE >

- 992 days ago

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