AFC Wimbledon's Adebayo Akinfenwa talks about how the Fifa football game has had a big impact on his career and what he thinks about being referred to as the "fat Eddie Murphy".
Some sequels are too awesome to happen in a timely manner, and the folks behind Triplets are certainly hoping this statement holds true for their purposes. The time between Twins and its recently active sequel may prove to have beenShow More Summary
In 1982, an action comedy called 48 Hrs. took the world by storm. Not only did it finish seventh at the box office that year, but it also launched the film career of Eddie Murphy and spawned a slew of buddy cop imitations. Although a...Show More Summary
This year's lack of diversity among the Academy Awards nominees, stunning even by the Oscars' standards, has caused outrage again, and the #OscarsSoWhite hashtag again, and calls for a former Saturday Night Live castmember-turned superstar to skip their role in the show.
The world is full of awesome Prince stories, from the time he played basketball against Eddie Murphy and then served pancakes to tales of him showing up on doorsteps to preach on behalf of the Jehovah's Witnesses. Now, there's another...Show More Summary
Long before Will and Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee said they wouldn't be attending this year's Academy Awards, Eddie Murphy considered snubbing the show for similar reasons. While presenting the Best Picture award at the 60th annual...Show More Summary
Funny how the narrative has barely changed in nearly 30 years… I just feel that we have to be recognized as a people…I’ll give this award, but Black people will not ride the caboose of society, and we will not
In the wake of #OscarsSoWhite, many prominent Hollywood movers and shakers of color have openly criticized the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, as well as Hollywood as a whole, for its lack of progress on diversity. Some,...Show More Summary
In a “nervously laughing as I look at my shoes” kinda way.
In the 80s the Beverly Hills Cop star was as hot as it got in Hollywood, and somehow everything went sour. Peter Richmond caught up with him in comeback mode.
This incredible Granite Bay mountaintop estate -- currently owned by a private investor -- is now offered to discriminating buyers for $12,000,000. Previously purchased and completed in 1998 by Eddie Murphy and his wife Nicole, the unique palatial estate is situated east of Sacramento among 360 luxury homes within the exclusive Granite Bay community...
Plenty of creative types held down jobs outside of their interests before they made it big; Bob Pollard of Guided By Voices was a high school teacher, Eddie Murphy sold women’s shoes, and the late Phil Hartman was a graphic designer....Show More Summary
WASHINGTON, DC- OCTOBER 18: Honoree Eddie Murphy poses on the red carpet during the 18th Annual Mark Twain Prize For Humor at The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on October 18, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images) It’s been a little over two years since Netflix [...]
Mr. Robinson talks about Christmas and teaches the words of the day. Aired 12/15/84 From Saturday Night Live (SNL)
Who doesn't love cameos?! Over the years celebrities have appeared in all kinds of music videos — Eddie Murphy played an Egyptian king in Michael Jackson's Remember The Time, Taylor Swift got everyone and their mom to appear in her Bad Blood video! Those are AH-Mazing videos but they're only the tip of the iceberg — let's [...]
For the first time since PBS began broadcasting the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize ceremony in 2000, the ceremony is going to be rebroadcast on another network. TV One announced today it would telecast the 18th Annual Mark Twain Prize...Show More Summary
It was apparently recorded in 1985. The era of Eddie Murphy’s seminal party jam, Party All The Time, a time when even the blues sounded like Born In The USA. Appropriately little is known about Robert Martin, the Jandek-like who home-recorded a collection of scratchy, morose song-doodles, accompanied by a guitar that is scrawling all the wrong […]
Back in October, Eddie Murphy accepted the 2015 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, and used the opportunity to deliver his first live stand-up set in 28 years. At the time, only brief snippets of the set were made available, but on...Show More Summary
On the eve of Nov. 23, PBS aired Eddie Murphy: The Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize, which showed the awards ceremony for the annual Mark Twain Prize For American Humor. As this year’s honoree, Murphy was invited to sit in a box seat while a who’s who of comedic talent took to the stage with their favorite […]
A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving is on ABC tonight at 8 pm.