Eddie Murphy Bio, Height & AgeLast updated: February 10, 2022
- Net Worth: $ 120,000,000
- Birthday: 3 Apr 1961
- Age: 61
- Country: United States
- Occupation: Actor, Comedian, Singer
- Zodiac sign: Aries
- Sexual orientation: Straight
- Height: 5.9 ft
- Weight: 170 lb
- Hair Color: Black
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Birth Name: Edward Regan Murphy
- Nationality: American
- Nickname: Ed, Eddie, Murph
- Religion: Christianity
- Ethnicity: Black
- Father: Charles Edward Murphy (Transit Police Officer)
- Mother: Lillian Murphy Lynch (Telephone Operator)
- Siblings: Charlie Q Murphy (Older Brother) (Comedian, actor) (Died on April 12, 2017 due to leukemia)
- Often plays multiple characters in one movie
- His mustache
- Big smile
- Goofy laugh
Who Is Eddie Murphy?
Eddie Murphy was born in Brooklyn, New York City on April 3, 1961, to Lillian and Charles Edward Murphy. His father was a comedian, transit police officer and his mother was a television operator.
He is a comedy icon and one of the most successful comedians and an actor of the last five decades, a singer and a producer.
He is a father of 10 children.
Marital Status: Engaged to Paige Butcher. The couple were engaged in Sep 2018. They have 2 children.
Short relationships: Jasmine Guy, Beverly Johnson, Tatiana Thumbtzen, Maya Gilbert, Charlotte Lewis (1986), Paulette McNeely (1988), Halle Berry (1991), Autism Seiuli (1997), Nischelle Turner (2007), Melody Thornton (2008), Lara LaRue (2008), Amber Rose (2010), Rocsi (2011-2012), Toni Braxton (2012).
Children: He has 10 children.Eddie Murphy Wife
Quotes and Sayings
- "The welfare of our children is our main concern and their best interests are our first priority." - Eddie Murphy
- "I want a woman who can arouse my intellect as well as my loins." - Eddie Murphy
- "I spent my 30s fixing everything I broke in my 20s." - Eddie Murphy
- "I started out as an impressionist and that’s all about observing, how people move, their voice quality, their attitudes and quirks." - Eddie Murphy
- "Anything you have to acquire a taste for was not meant to be eaten." - Eddie Murphy
- "The best way you hurt rich people is by turning them into poor people." - Eddie Murphy
Eddie Murphy Houses
Overlooking Folsom Lake, the property holds a 12,600-square-foot mansion with modern style, a 5,200-square-foot guest house, a swimming pool and a sports court in 2.5 acres.
His cars include: Rolls Royce Wraith, Mercedes-Benz SLS, Aston Martin, Ferrari 599, Rolls Royce Phantom, Jeep Wrangler,
Rolls Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe.
Hobbies and Interests
Favorite Singers: Elvis Presley, Kylie Minogue.
Favorite Movies: Doctor Dolittle.
Favorite Food: Pancakes.
Facts & Trivia
The first actor to receive $1,000,000 for his first film.
After picking up a pre-op transsexual prostitute on Santa Monica Boulveard in West Hollywood, he was arrested by LAPD deputies, but finally released (2 May 1997).
He was the original choice for Steven Hiller in Independence Day (1996).
He has his own music album called Love’s Alright.
Eddie Murphy 2022 height is 5 ft 9 inches or (175 cm tall).
Eddie Murphy net worth as of 2022 is estimated at around $120 million dollars.
Murphy has total ten children.
He likes cleanliness everywhere.
Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture in Dreamgirls (2006)
Best Actor in The Nutty Professor (1996)
Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role in Dreamgirls (2006)