AIDS was often used as a punchline because it was seen only as a gay disease, and therefore warranted ridicule from comedians such as Andrew "Dice" Clay and Eddie Murphy.
There are some days in the ‘80s kingdom when we think we know it all. And then there days when your world crumbles because you learn Eddie Murphy was THIS CLOSE to appearing in 1986’s Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
2016 was a booming year for celebrity names, just ask Michael Phelps who named his son Boomer. Other unique names in 2016 include Eddie Murphy's Izzy Oona, Daymond John's Minka Jagger, and the similarly musical name Presley Bowie (Jackson Rathbone and Sheila Hafsadi). Show More Summary
Writer Steve Meerson reveals that early drafts of Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home originally had a role for Eddie Murphy.
Stardate, November 29, 2016. President-elect Eddie Murphy sits pensively behind the desk in his Washington office. When asked about taking on the biggest job of his career, he lets out that familiar laugh, stating that he’s “been playing a con man most of his life.” The A.V. Show More Summary
Had Eddie Murphy's deal to appear in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home gone through, here's who he would have played.
Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, and writer Steve Peerson went into further detail about Eddie Murphy’s removed role in the film. While the circumstances made sense, it’s a shame we never got to see Pluto Nash on the Enterprise, so it’s time to write his story. Read more...
Would Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home have been better with Eddie Murphy? Yes, yes of course. What an insane question. On the thirtieth anniversary of the 1986's hit, the film's screenwriters Steve Meerson and Peter Krikes looked back on the movie's writing process, one that sadly edited out a ... More »
Thirty years ago, the crew of the Enterprise went home. Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home saw Kirk (William Shatner), Spock (Leonard Nimoy) and their shipmates travel back to 1986 on a mission to retrieve two humpback whales and bring them forward in time to the 23 rd century to save the Earth from an alien probe. Show More Summary
Arnold Schwarzenegger and Danny DeVito are also on board for Triplets.
Sounds like: Fatima Yamaha, Kraak & Smaak, T.E.E.D Song: Falco Benz - One On One Off What's so good? We're having a good time, in fact everyone is. Things are jolly. Puppies are on roller skates. Bubble are in baths. Eddie Murphy Good Times. "One On One Off" actually doesn't understand having a bad time. You see, it won't let you. Show More Summary
Hugh Grant and his partner Anna Eberstein walk the red carpet at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards on Sunday (November 6) in Beverly Hills, Calif. Also seen at the event were Robert De Niro with his daughter Drena, as well as Eddie Murphy with his partner Paige Butcher. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of [...]
In 1983, comedian/actor Eddie Murphy released one of the greatest stand-up comedy specials ever in the form of Delirious. During that special, Murphy addressed the concept of families moving into a haunted house and he found himself wondering “Why don’t they just leave?” It’s a good question and one that definitely deserves its fair share […]
When I was writing about Eddie Murphy recently, I forgot that he had directed himself in one—exactly one—movie; it was in 1989, and it’s drastically different in substance and tone from the movies that have, since then, made his fame. Show More Summary
Animals make all sorts of crazy noises when they’re happy or when they laugh, like Eddie Murphy in Beverly Hills Cop. This dog, named Geraldine, sounds pretty much like a TIE Fighter from Star Wars when she gets excited. (via @jhgard) Tags: audio Star Wars things that sound like other things video
In the Madea movies, Tyler Perry has been known to take a page out of Eddie Murphy's playbook. In addition to playing the "mad black woman" that made him famous, he has also regularly played two other characters in the movies -- specifically Joe (Madea's brother), and Brian (Joe's son).
Director Lee Daniels has come back to the Richard Pryor biopic, and he’s brought producer Jay Z with him. Pryor was set to star Mike Epps as the iconic comedian, in addition to Oprah Winfrey, Eddie Murphy, Kate Hudson, and Tracy Morgan,...Show More Summary
A lifetime in comedy continues to pay off for Eddie Murphy, who will be honored with the Hollywood Career Achievement Award at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards in November. Murphy, who was honored in 2015 with the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, earns his latest accolades for a career that...
Eddie Murphy will receive the Career Achievement Award at the 20th annual Hollywood Film Awards, dick clark productions announced this morning. The ceremony, hosted by James Corden, will happen November 6 at the Beverly Hilton HotelShow More Summary
Saturday Night Live had a notorious reputation through the first two decades of its run for being a "boy's club," a show dominated by male cast members like Chevy Chase, Bill Murray, Eddie Murphy, Chris Farley, and Adam Sandler, among...