Stand-up comedian, actor, writer, singer, producer
With Tamara Hood: Christian Murphy With Paulette McNeely: Eric Murphy With Mitchell: Bria L. Murphy Myles Mitchell Murphy Shayne Audra Murphy Zola Ivy Murphy Bella Zahra Murphy With Brown: Angel Iris Murphy Brown
Source Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy
) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, singer, and producer who is best known for his frequent comedic roles in films and on television, including the titular character in
Dr. Dolittle 2
Beverly Hills Cop
franchise, Prince Akeem Joffer in
Coming to America
, Charlie Hinton in
Daddy Day Care
Professor Sherman Klump
The Nutty Professor
(where he also played other characters), Evan Danielson in
, and for his voice role as
1998, Murphy made his Disney debut as Mushu in the animated feature film , which gained him praise for his naturally comedic voice work. In Mulan 2003, he starred as Jim Evers in . He also played Thomas Jefferson Johnson in The Haunted Mansion , Inspector Scott Roper in the The Distinguished Gentleman 1997 Touchstone Pictures film , and G in the Metro 1998 film . A caricature of him appears in Holy Man .
The Muppets Take Manhattan
Murphy Caricature in
The Muppets Take Manhattan.
Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at the First Annual Comedy Awards in March 2011.
Eddie Murphy at the BET Awards in June 2012.
Eddie Murphy with brother Charlie in November 2012.
He was originally considered for the role of Eddie Valiant in , along with several other actors that were considered for the role. But he turned down the role afterwards and later regretted it. Who Framed Roger Rabbit
 He was also considered for the role of the Genie in , along with several other actors that were considered. But the role was later given to Aladdin Robin Williams.