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New Mom Paige Butcher Steps Out Just Weeks After Welcoming a Daughter with Eddie Murphy

New Mom Paige Butcher Steps Out Just Weeks After Welcoming a Daughter with Eddie Murphy

Originally posted 05/26/2016 09:50AM

Butcher, Eddie Murphy's longtime girlfriend, was out and about in Los Angeles on Wednesday

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It's a Girl! Eddie Murphy Welcomes Ninth Child

It's a Girl! Eddie Murphy Welcomes Ninth Child

Originally posted 05/03/2016 02:20PM

The actor and girlfriend Paige Butcher welcomed their first child together, a daughter, on Tuesday

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Watch Jay Pharoah Impersonate Kevin Hart, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock, and More in Under Four Minutes on SNL

Originally posted 03/06/2016 03:15PM

If there was any question about Saturday Night Live star Jay Pharoah's impression skills, it's safe to say it's officially been laid to rest.

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Beverly Hills Cop Actor Gil Hill Dies at 84: A Detective on the Big Screen, and in Real Life

Beverly Hills Cop Actor Gil Hill Dies at 84: A Detective on the Big Screen, and in Real Life

Originally posted 03/01/2016 09:55AM

Gil Hill, a real-life police detective who starred in all three Beverly Hills Cop films as Inspector Douglas Todd, Eddie Murphy's character's boss, died at age 84 on Monday.

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Eddie Murphy Expecting Child With Girlfriend Paige Butcher

Eddie Murphy Expecting Child With Girlfriend Paige Butcher

Originally posted 11/04/2015 08:00PM

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Beyoncé, Jay Z and Blue Ivy Channel Coming to America with Their Impressive Halloween Costumes

Beyoncé, Jay Z and Blue Ivy Channel Coming to America with Their Impressive Halloween Costumes

Originally posted 11/01/2015 05:20PM

Rule of thumb: If a movie is nominated for a Best Costume Design Academy Award, it's definitely a good source of Halloween costume inspiration.

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Kathy Griffin Dishes on Having an All-Comic Slumber Party with Eddie Murphy to Watch Tracy Morgan on SNL

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Kathy Griffin Dishes on Having an All-Comic Slumber Party with Eddie Murphy to Watch Tracy Morgan on Saturday Night Live

Originally posted 10/19/2015 02:10PM

What do you get when you put together a roomful of comics and a television to watch Tracy Morgan's triumphant return to Saturday Night Live? Well, a slumber party, of course!

"It really was!" comedian Kathy Griffin told PEOPLE on the red carpet Oct. 18 at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., before the taping of the 18th Annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, this year honoring Eddie Murphy, 54. "We were watching Tracy host SNL and [Dave] Chappelle was in there, and Arsenio [Hall] was there, and it just was so much fun. I was in comedy heaven."

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Eddie Murphy Brings Out Bill Cosby Impression While Accepting the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Eddie Murphy Brings Out Bill Cosby Impression While Accepting the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Originally posted 10/19/2015 10:50AM

Eddie Murphy's had a change of heart.

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Tracy Morgan Honors Eddie Murphy: 'He Was the First One to Make Me Laugh' After Coma

Tracy Morgan Honors Eddie Murphy: 'He Was the First One to Make Me Laugh' After Coma

Originally posted 10/19/2015 10:45AM

Tracy Morgan knows the power of laughter, and it's something he credits his "comedic hero" Eddie Murphy with bringing back into his life.

"When I first came out of my coma, I spoke to Eddie on the phone, and he was the first one to make me laugh – and that's why I love you," Morgan said in a touching moment during Sunday's taping of the 18th Annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor ceremony honoring Murphy.

"He's the reason why I'm in comedy, he's the reason why I have a job, he's the reason why I have a career," said Morgan, who walked on stage at The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., to a standing ovation led by his friend and inspiration.

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See Saturday Night Live Star Jay Pharoah's Hilarious Response to Meeting Eddie Murphy

Originally posted 09/28/2015 01:05PM

Saturday Night Live's 40th-anniversary special was a star-studded extravaganza that reunited four decades of the show's best and brightest. But one alumni encounter was the clear highlight for current SNL cast member Jay Pharaoh.

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