Eddie Murphy is an actor, singer, musician, television producer, screenwriter, film director and comedian. He has melted our hearts with so many amazing performances in various genres he has tried. He has a great fan following and has a wonderful career graph. He has been an inspiration for the new actors and people who are struggling to be a part of this entertainment industry. He has got an interesting life on an off-camera and all fans can get to know all about his personal and professional life right here.
Early life, hometown and start of the career
The talented actor Eddie Murphy was born on April 3rd; 1961. His hometown is Brooklyn New York. He had a passion for showbiz since his young age and watched a lot of movies and songs of his favorite artists. Unfortunately, his parents parted ways when he was quite young. After five years of parting ways with the family, his father died. Eddie and his older brother depended on his mother and she raised them both very well enough.
He couldn’t focus much on his studies as he was perusing his career side by side. His mother got married a second time so he had one stepfather. He got recognized for his amazing skills and got a good break when he was only 15. He is 56 years old currently and is a down to earth person despite getting so much fame.
Family, girlfriend, wife and children
The relationship history of Eddie is very colorful as he has been dating many ladies in his life. Nicole Mitchell was the first relationship which came into the spotlight during the early years of his career. He dated Paulette and Tamara hood also and has two sons from these two women.
With Nicole, he has about five children as well. He shared a great bond and understanding between him and Nicole but they parted ways in 2006. After this divorce, Eddie started dating Melanie of Spice girls and they were blessed with a baby girl. However, initially, he denied that the baby girl is not his child but it was confirmed because of the DNA. His next relationship was with Tracey Almonds but they dated for a short while. All in all, Eddie has six daughters and three sons. There are even more rumors that he has one more hidden child with another girlfriend.
Is Eddie Murphy dead or alive?
Eddie Murphy is so famous so rumors are bound to follow him. Previously this year his brother who is also a comedian named Charlie Murphy died due to leukemia and many people thought that Eddie has died due to some inappropriate reports from media. He made a statement to tell fans that he is safe and well.
Net worth, Earnings
The net worth of Eddie is revealed to be around $85 million while many of his fans believe that he deserves much more considering his talent is quite huge. He is living the life of a star and no matter what his earnings are he makes sure to make everything lavish. He owns a $15 million mansion in Beverly Hills’ and owns great cars as well.
Eddie Murphy Filmography
Eddie Murphy has worked in many movies till now. Some of his hit movies are written below
- The nutty professor
- 48 hours
- The golden child
- Dream girls
- Eddie Murphy raw
- Mr church
- Bow finger
- Daddy day care
- A thousand words
- Beverly hill cop 2
- Meet dave
- The haunted mission