Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy (Born in 1961)

Edward "Eddie" Regan Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American actor, voice actor, film director, producer, comedian and singer. He is the second-highest grossing actor in motion picture history. 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 #10 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time. He has received Golden Globe Award nominations for Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year - Actor for his performance in 48 Hrs and best actor in a comedy or musical for his performances in Beverly Hills Cop, Trading Places, and The Nutty Professor. In 2007, he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thunder" Early in Dreamgirls, and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for the same role. Murphy's work as a voice actor includes Thurgood Stubbs in The PJs, Donkey in the Shrek series and the 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 Vampire In Brooklyn, the Nutty Professor films (where he played the title role in two incarnations, plus his father, brother, mother, and grandmother), Bowfinger, and 2007's Norbit. See online movies from Eddie Murphy below.

Eddie Murphy Movies

Life

Two men in 1930s Mississippi become friends after being sent...

Shrek 2

Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fio...

Coming to America

Prince Akeem, heir to the throne of Zamunda, leaves the trop...

Shrek the Halls

The Christmas tree isn't the only thing green in this new ho...

Shrek Forever After

A bored and domesticated Shrek pacts with deal-maker Rumpels...

Dreamworks Spooky Stories

In these spooktacular stories, your favorite DreamWorks char...

Shrek the Third

The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to...

Daddy Day Care

Two men get laid off and have to become stay-at-home dads wh...

Mr. Church

A unique friendship develops when a little girl and her dyin...

Mulan

A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can...

Eddie Murphy: Delirious

Taped live and in concert at Constitution Hall in Washington...

I Spy

When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype steal...

Dreamgirls

Three young women dream of becoming pop stars—and get their...

Dolemite Is My Name

The story of Rudy Ray Moore, who created the iconic big scre...

Shrek

It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable...

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