Eddie MurphyEdward Regan "Eddie" Murphy was born on April 3, 1961 and is an american stand-upcomedian,actor, writer, singer, director, and musician.Early life :Murphy grew up in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklin.His mother, Lillian, was atelephone operator, and his father, Charles Edward Murphy, was a transit policeofficer and an amateur actor and comedian.His father died when he was young.Around the age of 15, Murphy was writing and performing his own routines, whichwere heavily influenced by Bill Cosby and Richard PriopCareer :Stand-up comedy :Murphy performed stand-up at the same Bay Area Comedy Club as Robin Williamsand Whoopi Goldberg . His early comedy was characterized by frequent swearing andsketches lampooning a diverse group of people.Personal life :Following his divorce from Mitchell, in 2006, Murphy began dating former Spice GirlMelanie Brown, who became pregnant and stated that the child was Murphys. Whenquestioned about the pregnancy in December 2006 by RTL Boulevard, Murphy toldDutch reporter Matthijs Kleyn, "I dont know whose child that is until it comes outand has a blood test. You shouldnt jump to conclusions, sir".Brown gave birth to a baby girl, Angel Iris Murphy Brown, on Murphys 46th birthday,April 3, 2007. On June 22, 2007, representatives for Brown announced in People thata DNA test had confirmed that Murphy was the father.Brown has stated in aninterview that Murphy has not sought a relationship with Angel.Murphy exchanged marriage vows with film producer Tracey Edmonds former wife ofKenneth “Babyface” Edmons on January 1, 2008, in a private ceremony on an islandoff Bora Bora.On January 16, the couple released a statement saying, "After muchconsideration and discussion, we have jointly decided that we will forego having alegal ceremony as it is not necessary to define our relationship further," and calledthe Bora Bora wedding a "symbolic union". The two had planned on having a legalceremony upon their return to the U.S. but did not, and their wedding was neverofficial.The Murphy family currently resides in Long Island, in New York.
Filmography : Showtime Trey Sellars2002 Pluto Nash Pluto Nash / Rex Crater Espion et demi Kelly " Rob" Robinson École paternelle Charlie Hinton2003 Le Manoir hanté et Jim Evers les 999 Fantômes2004 Shrek 2 Lâne2006 Dreamgirls James Thunder Early Norbit Norbit Rice/ Rasputia Latimore-Rice / Mr Wong2007 Shrek le troisième Lâne2008 Appelez-moi Dave Dave Ming Cheng / Le capitaine2009 Dans ses rêves Evan Danielson Shrek 4, il était2010 LAne une fin Le Casse de Central2011 Slide Park2012 A Thousand WordsAwards :Film Oscar 2007: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls.Golden Globe Award 2007: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Award winning).1997 Golden Globe Award: Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical for The NuttyProfessor for the role of Buddy Love.1985 Golden Globe Award: Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical for The Beverly HillsCop.1984 Golden Globe Award: Best Actor in a comedy or musical for Trading Places.African-American Film Critics Association Awards 2006: Best Supporting Actor forDreamgirls (Award winning).Black Reel Awards 2006: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls.2006 Broadcast Film Critics Association: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls(Award winning).Screen Actors Guild Awards 2006: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Awardwinning).
New York Film Critics Online 2006: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Awardwinning).New York Film Critics Society 2006: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Awardwinning).2006 Online Film Critics: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Award winning).NAACP Image Award 2007: Best Supporting Actor for Dreamgirls (Award winning).2010 Razzie Awards: Worst Actor of the decade (Price won).