About Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy is an American actor, comedian, writer, singer and director. Murphy was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984. He has worked as a stand-up comedian and was ranked #10 on Comedy Central’s list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.
Murphy was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Lillian, a telephone operator, and Charles Edward Murphy, a transit police officer. His father was Irish American and his mother was black.
Murphy first gained attention as a cast member on Saturday Night Live. He went on to star in Beverly Hills Cop, Coming to America and Trading Places. He also voiced donkey in the Shrek series.
He has also worked as a stand-up comedian and was ranked #10 on Comedy Central’s list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.
Eddie Murphy has a net worth of $200 million.
Eddie Murphy Family
Eddie Murphy family includes his wife, Paige Butcher and their two children, Miles Mitchell Murphy and Izzy Oona Murphy.
Murphy has been married to Paige Butcher since December 2016. The couple has two children: a son, Miles Mitchell Murphy (born November 3, 2016), and a daughter, Izzy Oona Murphy (born May 3, 2018).
Murphy was previously married to Nicole Mitchell Murphy from 1993 until 2006 after the two met in 1988. They have five children together: Bria, Myles, Shayne, Zola, and Bella.
Eddie Murphy continues to live in his Beverly Hills estate where he has lived since 1984.
Eddie Murphy Movies
Eddie murphy movies are Beverly Hills Cop I&II, Coming To America, Trading Places, Vampire in Brooklyn…
Beverly Hills Cop is a 1984 American action comedy film directed by Martin Brest. Eddie Murphy stars as Axel Foley, a street-smart Detroit cop who heads to Beverly Hills, California to solve the murder of his best friend.
Coming to America is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Landis. Eddie Murphy plays Akeem Joffer, the crown prince of Zamunda, who comes to the United States in search of a woman he can marry.
Trading Places is a 1983 American comedy film directed by John Landis. Louis Winthorpe III (Dan Aykroyd) is a successful commodities broker at a powerful investment firm in Philadelphia. His boss, Randolph (Don Ameche), has promised to make him a partner. Louis’ ex-wife Carrie (Jamie Lee Curtis), who cheated on him with his archrival Craig McDermott, lives in Manhattan and has married a New York City billionaire. The brothers Valentine (Eddie Murphy) and Randolph Jr. (Phil Hartman) are two street-wise con artists who have been banned from every casino in Las Vegas for cheating.
Vampire in Brooklyn is a 1995 American comedy horror film directed by Wes Craven and written by Murphy and his brother, Charles Q. Murphy. It stars Eddie Murphy, Angela Bassett and Michael Rapaport.
Murphy has also directed a few films in his career. Shrek is a 2001 American computer-animated fantasy-comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It stars the voices of Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, John Lithgow…
Norbit is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-written, produced, and directed by Brian Robbins. It stars Eddie Murphy as the title character Norbit, as well as Kerry Washington and Marlon Wayans (who also has a small role in the film).
Smithereens is a 1982 film starring Susan Saint James and Richard Hell. The film was written by Hell and is based on his 1980 novel of the same name.
Netflix announced in July 2018 that Eddie murphy would be working on an animated series called “Chewbacca”. This will be a sitcom starring the fictional character Chewbacca from Star Wars. The show will include other voices such as Taraji P. Henson and Pharrell Williams.
Eddie Murphy Awards
Eddie murphy has received a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Film Award and six People’s Choice Awards.
In 2001, Murphy was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. In recent years he has been nominated for an Emmy Award, three Grammy Awards and two Tony Awards.
Eddie Murphy real estate
Eddie Murphy real estate is something that has been increasing in value over the years. In fact, his net worth is estimated to be around $85 million as of 2021. This is thanks, in part, to the lucrative deals he has been able to make in the real estate market.
For example, in 2006, Murphy purchased a home in Beverly Hills for $10 million. And, a few years later, he listed it for sale at $30 million. While the home didn’t sell at that price, Murphy did manage to make a nice profit on the deal.
More recently, in 2016, Murphy purchased a home in Turks and Caicos for $15 million. And, once again, he stands to make a nice profit on the sale, as he has already put it up for sale at $27 million.
Overall, Eddie Murphy’s real estate portfolio is worth an estimated $85 million. This makes him one of the wealthiest celebrities in the world when it comes to real estate. And, with prices continuing to rise, it is likely that his net worth will continue to grow as well.