Edward Regan Murphy is an American actor, comedian, writer, and singer. He is most popularly known as Eddie Murphy, and he rose to fame on the renowned sketch comedy show, ‘Saturday Night Live’, where he was the part of the cast from 1980-1984. He has also worked as a stand-up comedian and was ranked No.10 in the Top 100 Greatest Comedians of All Time by Comedy Central.
Murphy is an actor as well. He has recieved Golden Globe Award nominations for his performances in the movie namely, ’48 Hours’ which was released in the year 1982, ‘Beverly Cop Hills’, ‘Trading Places’, ‘The Nutty Professor’, and ‘Dolemite is my name’. Besides the nominations, Murphy has won several awards as well. He won numerous award for his work on the fantasy comedy, ‘Dr. Dolittle’, and its 2001 sequel. In 2007, Murphy won a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor, and recieved a nomination for his role of James Thunder Early in the movie, ‘Dreamgirls’.
Net Worth of Eddie Murphy
The total net worth of Eddie Murphy is $200 million dollars. Thought the three eras i.e, 80s, 90s, and 2000s, Murphy has been the highest paid actor. He is also the sixth highest paid actor in the film history above Johnny Depp and Tom Cruise. His films almost always grossed over $3.3 billion in the US and worldwide it crosses over $6.6 billion.
Eddie Murphy is also a philanthropist who has invested his fortunes for many good causes and charities across the world. He has donated money to AIDS Healthcare Foundation, as well as education, children, cancer, family support, health support, and homeless charities.