Edward Regan Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American actor, comedian, and singer.
Murphy was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984. He has worked as a stand-up comedian and was ranked No. 10 on Comedy Central's list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.
In films, Murphy has received Golden Globe Award nominations for his performances in 48 Hrs., the Beverly Hills Cop series, Trading Places, The Nutty Professor, and Dolemite Is My Name. In 2007, he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor and received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thunder" Early in Dreamgirls.
Oprah Winfrey is sitting down with Eddie Murphy. The media mogul will interview Murphy on the next episode of Apple TV+ announced on Thursday.
The pair will discuss Murphy's decades-long career and return to stand-up comedy in the interview, as well as topics like diversity in Hollywood, cancel culture, and why he's more comfortable in his skin than ever.
Murphy will also open up about the cultural impact of his 1988 film, and trying to recapture that magic for the sequel, Of course, Winfrey also digs into Murphy's family life, prompting him to open up about what he loves most about being a father to his 10 children.
The pair's sit down comes nearly 35 years after Winfrey's first interview with Murphy. Murphy recently opened up to ET about,.Read more on etonline.com