Movie Actor

Eddie Murphy

Edward Regan Murphy is an acclaimed actor, comedian and singer known for his role on Saturday Night Live 1980-1984.

Full Name
Edward Regan Murphy
Age
63
Death Date
Birth Sign
Aries
Relationship
Engaged
Height
5′ 9″
Net Worth
$200M
Fame Level
% of people who know them
98%
Liked by
79%
Disliked by
6%
Neutral
15%

Eddie Murphy is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer and singer. He is best known for comedic roles in blockbuster movies such as "Beverly Hills Cop", "The Nutty Professor" and "Shrek". He was also nominated for an Academy Award for his performance in the film "Dreamgirls" in 2006.

<div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1961</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Eddie Murphy is Born</div><div class='timeline-text'>On April 3rd, 1961, Eddie Murphy was born in Brooklyn, New York.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1980</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Debut on Saturday Night Live</div><div class='timeline-text'>Murphy debuts on Saturday Night Live and becomes one of the show's most popular cast members.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1982</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Breakout Movie Role in 48 Hours</div><div class='timeline-text'>Murphy stars opposite Nick Nolte in the action comedy 48 Hours, becoming an instant star.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1984</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Beverly Hills Cop Released</div><div class='timeline-text'>Murphy stars in Beverly Hills Cop, which grosses $316 million worldwide and establishes him as a box office bankable star.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1993</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Receives Golden Globe Award</div><div class='timeline-text'>Receives a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his performance in The Distinguished Gentleman.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>1996</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Shrek Premiers</div><div class='timeline-text'>Voices the lead character in the animated movie Shrek, which grosses $484 million worldwide.</div></div></div><div class='timeline-item'><div class='timeline-left'><div class='timeline-date'>2019</div></div><div class='timeline-center'></div><div class='timeline-right'><div class='timeline-text timeline-text-title'>Dolemite Is My Name Released</div><div class='timeline-text'>Starring as Rudy Ray Moore in Dolemite Is My Name, Murphy receives Golden Globe and Academy Awards nominations.</div></div></div>

<div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>1.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Started Stand-up Comedy at</h3><p class='facts-text'>Eddie Murphy started his stand-up comedy career at the age of 15 and went on to become one of the most successful comedians.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>2.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>First African American Host of Saturday Night Live</h3><p class='facts-text'>Eddie Murphy was the first African American host of Saturday Night Live, making him one of the most successful entertainers of all time.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>3.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Fastest Selling Single in Music History</h3><p class='facts-text'>Eddie Murphy released the single "Party All The Time" in 1985, which became the fastest selling single in music history.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>4.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Highest Grossing Actor in Movie History</h3><p class='facts-text'>Eddie Murphy is the highest grossing actor in movie history, having earned over $6.7 billion at the box office.</p></div></div><div id='' class='facts-item'><div id='' class='facts-heading'><h3 id='' class='facts-number'>5.</h3></div><div id='' class='facts-text-wrapper'><h3 class='facts-title'>Won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album</h3><p class='facts-text'>Eddie Murphy won a Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album for his 1983 album "Delirious".</p></div></div>

When is Eddie Murphy birthday?

Eddie Murphy is an American actor, comedian, and singer born on April 3, 1961, and is currently 62 years old. He is best known for his iconic comedic roles in movies such as "Coming to America," "The Nutty Professor," and "Beverly Hills Cop."

What is the Net Worth of Eddie Murphy?

Eddie Murphy has an estimated net worth of $200M. His wealth has been accumulated through his successful career as a stand-up comedian, actor, writer and producer. He has earned millions from his numerous films, comedy specials and other projects he has been involved in. Additionally, he has earned significant amounts from endorsement deals, product placements and other business ventures.