Eddie Murphy

SOURCE SPORTS: Izzy Adesanya Goes Full Prince Akeem Zamunda On UFC Walkout

UFC Middleweight champion, Israel “The Last Stylebender” Adesanya took the crowd to Zamunda in the T-Mobile Arena last night. He won a unanimous decision victory over Yoel Romero in an otherwise boring fight. The Nigerian born, New Zealand raised former dancer walked out of the tunnel with two rose bearers in tow. The beautiful sisters […]

Jamie Foxx Says He Wants to Do a Joint Stand Up Tour with Eddie Murphy

The return of Eddie Murphy will go beyond films Dolemite is My Name and Coming 2 America, by bringing him back to the stand-up stage. Another multi-faceted superstar, Jamie Foxx, is also looking to get back into his roots of stand up comedy. Making a visit to The Ellen Show in promotion of his new […]

#GoldenGlobesSoWhite Not One Black Actor Left With A Trophy

Thank God for 50 Cent! Yes, praise The Lawd for the Queens rapper for providing us with a new episode of Power to watch (or talk about) because The Golden Globes was definitely not checking for Black folk. Outside of the Wonder bread production, we at least thought that some of the best programming on […]

Bill Cosby’s Spokesman Calls Eddie Murphy a “Hollywood Slave”

Eddie Murphy made his much-anticipated return to Saturday Night Live and didn’t disappoint especially during his monologue that has sparked a rift between Bill Cosby and Eddie Murphy. “But if you would have told me 30 years ago that I would be this boring, stay-at-home … house dad and Bill Cosby would be in jail,” […]

Eddie Murphy’s SNL Episode Garnered Highest Ratings in Years

By: Dylan Kemp “This is the last episode of 2019 but if you’re black this is the first episode since I left back in 1984” Eddie Murphy’s return to SNL brought the show it’s highest numbers in years. According to Deadline, the “fast official” Nielsen numbers ordered by NBC show that this was the highest-rated and most-watched episode […]

Lizzo Gets Busy on SNL and She Kills It Full Dressed in Gucci

On one of the most anticipated Saturday Night Live episodes of the last 30 years (Eddie Murphy is the guest host), Lizzo steps on the stage as the musical guest. She tears it up and people are gagging at her full-length Gucci trench. Why is it a big deal? Lizzo always kills it. Yeah… but… […]

Eddie Murphy Reportedly Tried to Stop Whitney Houston’s Marriage to Bobby Brown

Eddie Murphy Reportedly Tried to Stop Whitney Houston's Marriage to Bobby Brown

Whitney Houston’s best friend, Robyn Crawford, is gearing up to release her memoir, A Song for You: My Life With Whitney Houston, which reveals all types of piping hot tea. Crawford exposed their romantic relationship when they were younger, and also claimed Eddie Murphy tried to win the late singer’s heart. PEOPLE shared an exclusive […]

[WATCH] In-Depth Interview with Eddie Murphy and ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ Cast

Watch the cast of Netflix’s critically-acclaimed Dolemite Is My Name sit down and intimately chat the making of their new career-shifting film, Rudy Ray Moore’s everlasting legacy and how Blaxploitation films greatly impacted culture in this must-see roundtable interview. Led by Eddie Murphy as the late and iconic Moore, the incredible story (directed by Craig […]

Eddie Murphy Talks Return to Comedy on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’

Eddie Murphy has comedy fans on edge with anticipation since he announced his return to stand-up comedy. In one of his first interviews since mentioning the return, Murphy sat with Jimmy Kimmel and spoke about what will be coming in the future. The star of Netflix’s Dolemite is My Name spoke about returning to the […]

Eddie Murphy Reportedly Planning ‘Beverly Hills Cop 4’ After Finishing ‘Coming To America 2’

Eddie Murphy is reportedly planning on making Beverly Hills Cop 4 after finishing production on Coming to America 2. In an interview with Collider, Murphy, who is returning to host Saturday Night Live for the first time since 1984, elaborated on his intentions for a new movie. “Yeah that’s what we’re doing after Coming to America 2,” Murphy said. […]

Garcelle Beauvais Joins Cast of ‘Coming to America’ Sequel

Garcelle Beauvais Joins Cast of 'Coming to America' Sequel

The cast for the Coming to America 2 is filled with a bunch of familiar faces from Black Hollywood. It was recently announced that Garcelle Beauvais has joined the cast of the sequel. Beauvais had a small role in the original installment. The Jamie Foxx Show actress joined the film with African actress Nomzano Mbatha. […]

Leslie Jones Expected to Leave ‘Saturday Night Live’

Arguably the most prominent Black woman to ever join Saturday Night Live‘s cast is expected to leave the show before the 45th season. According to reports, Leslie Jones is stepping away from SNL to pursue other ventures. Jones grew to fame with through acting gigs and stand up comedy before eventually joining the cast at […]

Eddie Murphy to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ this December

The Eddie Murphy comeback just got a bit bigger as he will host Saturday Night Live. The late-night alum will host the episode on December 21. Eddie Murphy’s appearance on the sketch series will be the first time he hosted in 35 years. Murphy briefly appeared in 40th anniversary of the show in 2015. The […]

Watch Eddie Murphy’s Return in ‘Dolemite is My Name’ Trailer

Eddie Murphy is getting his feet wet to make his grand return to the big screen. The trailer for Dolemite Is My Name is finally here and the legendary comedian is in top form. The Craig Brewer-helmed movie stars Murphy, who portrays the late multi-hyphenate Rudy Ray Moore. His blaxploitation classic Dolemite was released in […]

Michael Blackson is Reportedly Set to Join ‘Coming to America 2’ Cast

Michael Blackson is Reportedly Set to Join 'Coming to America 2' Cast

Do you believe in manifestation? Michael Blackson probably does. The comedian expressed his interest in joining the cast of the Coming to America sequel and it looks like it’s about to come true. TMZ caught up with him and he confirmed that he will be apart of the second installment of the classic film. “I […]

Eddie Murphy is Reportedly Working on $70 Million Stand-Up Special With Netflix

Eddie Murphy is Reportedly Working on Stand-Up Special With Netflix

Netflix has given a slew of Black comedians the stand-up treatment including, Chris Tucker, Chris Rock, Mike Epps, and Dave Chappelle. So it’s only right that the legendary, Eddie Murphy gets his spotlight on the streaming service. Eddie candidly announced that he’ll be returning to the stand-up stage on Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting […]