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Eddie Murphy

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Net worth 2018: $85 Million
Residence: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Country: United States
BirthDay: 3 April 1961
Sigh: Taurus
Height: 1.75 m

Eddie Murphy was bornon 3 April 1961 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, American, is Actor. Edward Regan “Eddie” Murphy is an American comedian and actor, known for his witty sense of humor and inspiring characters. He was a gifted artist since his childhood and used to perform stand-up acts in front of his friends. He was a creative and ambitious child with an amusing personality. His dream was to become a comedian and entertain the world with his clever and smart sense of humor. He first stepped on the ladder of success when he got the role of comedian in a television show. He grabbed the opportunity with both hands and succeeded in creating a name for himself in the entertainment world and built his own fan base. It led to his first major motion picture release which was succeeded by one after another. His personal life has also been very much talked about because of his multiple relationships and his children from various women. But his real success lies in winning the hearts of people through his award winning roles and inspiring portrayal of characters in movies. He has been accepted and appreciated throughout the world by the audiences for his delightful performances.


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After that, he appeared in movies such as ‘Meet Dave’ (2008), ‘Imagine That’ (2009) and ‘Tower Heist’ (2011)


After his divorce, he began dating Spice Girl ‘Melanie Brown’, who became pregnant and gave birth to a girl on April 3, 2007 which was later confirmed to be Murphy’s daughter, Angel Iris Murphy Brown


His endearing performance as the soul singer in the 2006 movie adaptation of the musical, ‘Dreamgirls’ was highly praised and admired by everyone


He did one of the finest works of his career in the 1996 comedy ‘The Nutty Professor’ gaining worldwide popularity and appreciation


He began a relationship with a lawyer, Nicole Mitchell, in 1988 and got married to her on March 18, 1993 after two years of live-in relationship


In 1990, he took a break from movies after the failure of his movie ‘Another 48 Hours’, a sequel to his 1982 flick ‘48 Hours’


His next successful movie was a romantic comedy ‘Coming to America’ with Arsenio Hall, in 1988


He also appeared in its sequel in 1987, ‘Beverly Hills Cop II’, which too was a commercial success


In 1984, his performance in the movie ’Beverly Hills Cop’ made him a superstar and he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his performance in the film


It was followed by his next successful movie venture ‘Trading Places’ in 1983


In 1982, he got his first major movie role in ‘48 Hours’, alongside Nick Nolte


In 1981, he auditioned for a role in NBC’s popular late night comedy show, ‘Saturday Night Fever’, and got selected


He was born on April 3, 1961 in Brooklyn, New York to Lillian, a telephone operator and Charles Edward Murphy, a New York police officer and an amateur comedian

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