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Eddie Murphy

  1. you're hired
    Brett Ratner to Direct Beverly Hills Cop 4Jerry Bruckheimer to produce.
  2. Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall Talked About Why They Never Made a Sequel to […] Eddie Murphy made a rare late night appearance on The Arsenio Hall Show last night, and since this year is the 25th anniversary of their […]
  3. videology
    Watch the Music Video for Eddie Murphy’s Reggae Song ‘Red Light’Still reggae, still Eddie.
  4. Bill Burr Tells a Story About Bombing in Front of Eddie Murphy Here’s standup Bill Burr on Conan’s web series Starstruck, telling a story about the time he was on tour in 2004 and got nervous and had a bad […]
  5. right-click
    Eddie Murphy Has Recorded a New Song. It’s a Reggae Song. It’s reggae and features Snoop Dogg Lion.
  6. Eddie Murphy and ‘Ghost Protocol’ Writers Are Onboard for ‘Beverly Hills […]We reported last week that the planned TV version of Beverly Hills Cop is dead and that a fourth movie for the franchise is in the works […]
  7. sequels
    Eddie Murphy Onboard for Fourth Beverly Hills Cop MovieParamount was motivated by the buzz surrounding the recently failed Beverly Hills Cop pilot. 
  8. field of streams
    10 Stand-Up Specials to Stream on Netflix Right NowLook beyond releases from big names like Kevin Hart and Louis C.K., and you’ll find a diverse assortment of unique and classic specials.
  9. The ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ TV Show Is Dead But a Movie Is in the WorksIn May, CBS passed on making a TV version of Beverly Hills Cop after commissioning a pilot and producers opted to shop it around to other […]
  10. Eddie Murphy Made a Reggae Song with Snoop Lion and Here’s the Video Apparently Eddie Murphy is working on a full reggae album with Snoop Lion, and here’s the first video to prove it. Snoop does look to be […]
  11. ‘Trading Places’ Was Originally Written for Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor […]Business Insider has a great oral history of Trading Places today, and it’s filled with awesome tidbits about the classic film. Tidbits such […]
  12. CBS Passes on ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Series, Pilot May Be Shopped to Other […]CBS has said no to a TV version of the 1984 Eddie Murphy action-comedy Beverly Hills Cop. The network commissioned a pilot for an hour-long […]
  13. Eddie Murphy and Judge Reinhold Will Reunite for CBS’s ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ […] CBS is producing a pilot called Beverly Hills Cop, based around Axel Foley’s son Aaron Foley (played by Brandon T. Jackson), and it looks […]
  14. money
    Eddie Murphy and Katherine Heigl Deemed Hollywood’s Least Valuable ActorsCan you guess who reigns (un)supreme?
  15. Josh Gad Is Working on the ‘Twins’ Sequel ‘Triplets,’ Which Is Apparently […]Book of Mormon and Daily Show star Josh Gad has just been hired to co-write a script treatment for Triplets, a sequel to the 1988 Arnold […]
  16. writers
    Josh Gad Working on Twins Sequel TripletsThe one where Eddie Murphy is the long-lost brother to Arnold and DeVito.
  17. Talking with Charlie Murphy about Spike TV’s Eddie Murphy Tribute, Dave […]This piece is brought to you by Eddie Murphy: One Night Only, a star-studded celebration of one of the greatest comedic minds of the past […]
  18. The Long-Lasting Legacy of ‘Beverly Hills Cop’This piece is brought to you by Eddie Murphy: One Night Only, a star-studded celebration of one of the greatest comedic minds of the past […]
  19. Brandon T. Jackson Is Your New ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ We reported last month that CBS had purchased a new TV version of Beverly Hills Cop that follows Eddie Murphy’s character Axel Foley’s son, […]
  20. The Richard Pryor Biopic’s 17 Years in Development HellRegarded by his peers as the greatest stand-up comedian of all-time, Richard Pryor also lived a fascinating life to match his larger-than-life […]
  21. Spike TV Is Giving Eddie Murphy a Star-Studded TributeMacho cable network Spike TV just announced it’s throwing a flashy tribute to comedy mainstay Eddie Murphy next month. A lot of big-name […]
  22. failed jokes
    When Funny People Create Bad TVJimmy Fallon: Funny! Jimmy Fallon’s new sitcom? Uh …
  23. CBS Buys ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ the TV ShowThe TV version of Beverly Hills Cop we told you about last week has gotten a pilot production commitment from CBS. Lots of Internet people are […]
  24. beverly hills cop
    CBS Snags Shawn Ryan’s Beverly Hills Cop SequelJay Pharoah, call your agent.
  25. The Lost Roles of Chris RockLost Roles is a weekly column exploring “what might have been” in movie and TV comedy as we take a different actor, writer, or comedian each […]
  26. ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ to Become Beverly Hills TV CopsSing it with me: “Do Do dododo dodo…” Eddie Murphy is working with the creator of The Shield to adapt Beverly Hill Cop for television. The […]
  27. exclusive
    Beverly Hills Cop May Really Be a TV ShowAxel Foley, meet Vic Mackey.
  28. Get Ready for that ‘Twins’ Sequel You Never Knew You WantedArnold Schwarzenegger confirmed at Comic-Con that a sequel to Twins is in the works. The original was a mega-smash, back in the day when movie […]
  29. I Would Very Much Like to See Eddie Murphy’s Obama Impression on TVIn a new interview with Details, Chris Rock gets on the subject of Eddie Murphy:DETAILS: Do you think Murphy will ever tour again? Chris Rock: […]
  30. vulture lists
    A Bloated History of the Movie Fat SuitFrom Orson Welles to Tyler Perry.
  31. Watch a Supercut of Movie Stars Making Their Film DebutsWell, hello, Young Anthony Edwards!
  32. Schwarzenegger, DeVito, Murphy to Make an Unholy Trinity in Triplets“Guys, I’ve got it. You know how we’ve been wondering whether it would be too strange to make a sequel to Twins, the 1988 comedy starring […]
  33. triplets
    There’s an Insane Twins Sequel in DevelopmentTriplets, introducing a new sibling in Eddie Murphy.
  34. Timing Is… Everything: The Story Of Charlie Barnett16 years ago last Friday, comedian Charlie Barnett’s life was cut tragically short, the ends to a drug and doubt-fueled means that had reduced […]
  35. A Thousand Words May Be Even Worse Than Jack and JillYikes. Eddie Murphy’s latest family comedy A Thousand Words has a 0% critics rating on Rotten Tomatoes right now. To put that in perspective, […]
  36. movie review
    Movie Review: An Overly Cartoonish Eddie Murphy Ruins A Thousand WordsMurphy hams it up to such an unnatural degree that he scrubs every moment clean of wit or charm.
  37. oscars
    Eddie Murphy Says the Oscars Could Have Gone ‘a Little Quicker’If he’d hosted them, that is.
  38. Eddie Murphy Gets Serious With Spike Lee’s Marion Barry BiopicEddie Murphy might finally be making good on that whole “I’m not gonna do dumb family movies anymore. Except for this one. (Also I’m hosting […]
  39. tv
    Eddie Murphy to Play Marion Barry in Spike Lee JointSpike and Eddie, together at last.
  40. saturday night live
    A Vulture Study: Which SNL Season Reused the Most Characters?Was it a Stefon year? Or something from the Church Lady or Spartan Cheerleader eras?We examined 36 seasons and 7,798 sketches to find out.
  41. Saturday Night Live’s 25 Most Repeated CharactersDid Buckwheat make the cut? The Samurai? MacGruber? See who has the most popular … or most beaten to death, depending on your perspective.
  42. Which Comedian Had the Greatest Five-Year Span of Films?In the days leading up to the release of Tower Heist, one of the many, many stories I read about Eddie Murphy stated that from roughly […]
  43. Billy Crystal Will Host The OscarsThings are happening! Billy Crystal Tweeted that he’s going to host the Oscars this year, replacing Eddie Murphy after his resignation, and the […]
  44. Eddie Murphy’s A Thousand Words Trailer Is Profoundly DisappointingEddie, Eddie, Eddie. Eddie. This is the trailer for your new movie? Her? I thought you weren’t going to do this stuff anymore! This movie is […]
  45. A Thousand Words Trailer: Eddie Murphy Says What?His long-delayed comedy finally gets a release date.
  46. Brian Grazer to Replace Brett Ratner as Oscars Producer, Is Trying to Get […]Producer/haircut Brian Grazer has stepped in to replace bearded bro-child Brett Ratner as producer of the Oscars. Ratner had stepped down from […]
  47. Brian Grazer to Replace Brett Ratner As Oscar ProducerCan he entice Eddie Murphy to come back?
  48. The Oscars: Now What?Ratner and Murphy are both out, so where does the Academy go from here?
  49. talk
    Who Should Host the Oscars?Billy Crystal, Neil Patrick Harris, Tina Fey, or someone far more outlandish?
  50. Eddie Murphy Quits Oscar Hosting Gig“I was truly looking forward to being a part of the show.”
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