Stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, writer, director, producer, singer
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Source Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy
is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, writer, director, producer, and singer who is best known for his frequent comedic roles in films and on television, including portraying the titular character in the first two
Dr. Dolittle films
Beverly Hills Cop
franchise, Prince Akeem Joffer in
Coming to America
Professor Sherman Klump
The Nutty Professor
(where he also played other characters), Charlie Hinton in
Daddy Day Care
, Evan Danielson in
, and for his voice role as
franchise. He was nominated for an Oscar for his role in
He is the younger brother of actor/comedian
1992, Murphy made his Disney debut in the Hollywood Pictures release, . Murphy's most notable Disney role is The Distinguished Gentleman 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 Inspector Scott Roper in the The Haunted Mansion 1997 Touchstone Pictures film , and G in the Metro 1998 film .
Eddie Murphy behind the scenes of
Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at the 1st annual Comedy Awards in March 2011.
Eddie Murphy with his late brother Charlie at Eddie's
Spike TV comedy event in November 2012.
Eddie Murphy attending the 87th annual Academy Awards in February 2015.
Eddie Murphy visiting
Jimmy Kimmel Live in August 2016.
Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at the 20th annual Hollywood Film Awards in November 2016.
He was originally considered for the role of Eddie Valiant in , along with several other actors that were considered for the role. However, he turned down the role afterwards and later regretted it. Who Framed Roger Rabbit
 He was originally considered for the role of Genie in along with several other actors that were considered for the role, but it was later given to Aladdin Robin Williams.