Eddie Murphy


A giant of American comedy, Eddie Murphy rose to prominence in the 1980s—a time when few black comics had broken through to mainstream America. His career runs from edgy Saturday Night Live skits like “Kill My Landlord” to classic stand-up films Raw and Delirious to feature films like Beverly Hills Cop, Coming to America, Dr. Doolittle, The Nutty Professor, and an Oscar-nominated role in 2007’s Dreamgirls. An inspiration to future stars like Chris Rock, Murphy ranks just behind Tom Hanks as the second highest grossing movie star of all time.

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Eddie Murphy Is Going to Be a Dad Again

The actor and girlfriend Paige Butcher are pregnant.

Wendy Williams: Eddie Murphy Impersonates Bill Cosby

Highlights: Eddie takes a comedic stand after 28 years. (10/20/2015)

Eddie Murphy's First Stand-Up Joke in 28 Years Is Aimed at Bill Cosby

The comedy icon burns the fallen legend while accepting the Mark Twain Prize.

Pretty Much Everybody Is Paying Tribute to Eddie Murphy at Kennedy Center

Chris Rock, Dave Chappelle, Trevor Noah and more sign up.

Side Hustle: Actors Who Turned to Music

Sanaa Lathan connects with Dej Loaf and rocks the mic.

Don't Hold Your Breath for Beverly Hills Cop 4

Eddie Murphy franchise reboot has been pulled from studio's slate.
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