Eddie Murphy was his first album, released in 1982. Delirious was filmed in 1983 in Washington, D.C. Due to the popularity of Delirious, his concert film Eddie Murphy Raw (1987) received a wide theatrical release, grossing $50 million; the movie was filmed in the Felt Forum section of Madison Square Garden in New York City.
- Early life
Murphy was born in Brooklyn, New York City and raised in the...
When Murphy was 15 he listened to Richard Pryor's comedy...
- Singing career
Murphy is also a singer, having frequently provided...
- Early life
Edward "Eddie" Regan Murphy is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, singer and producer. He won the Golden Globe Award in 2006 and was nominated for an Academy Award in 2002. He has received Golden Globe Award nominations for best actor in a comedy or musical for his performances in Beverly Hills Cop, Beverly Hills Cop II, Beverly Hills Cop III, Trading Places, and The Nutty Professor. In 2007, he won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal of soul singer James "Thu
Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy (born Aprile 3, 1961) is an American actor, a comedian, a writer, a sangster, an a producer. He was also the original face of Uncle Ben's. He was also the original face of Uncle Ben's.
- Critical reception
Eddie Murphy Raw Theatrical release poster Directed byRobert Townsend Produced by Robert D. Wachs Keenen Ivory Wayans Written by Eddie Murphy Opening sketch: Eddie Murphy Keenen Ivory Wayans StarringEddie Murphy CinematographyErnest Dickerson Edited byLisa Day Production company Eddie Murphy Productions Distributed byParamount Pictures Release date November 25, 1987 December 18, 1987 Running time 90 minutes CountryUnited States LanguageEnglish Budget$8 million Box office$50.5 million Eddie Murph
The film opens with a pre-taped sketch depicting a scene from Murphy's childhood. At a family Thanksgiving in November 1968, the children take turns showing their talents to the assembled relatives. Young Eddie shocks the family with a rude joke about a monkey and a lion. After emerging on stage for the live show, Murphy begins by discussing the angry reactions of celebrities parodied in his previous stand-up show, Delirious, specifically Mr. T and Michael Jackson, as well as homosexual viewers
The film surpassed Richard Pryor: Live on the Sunset Strip as the highest grossing concert film with a gross of $50.5 million. The film contained the word "fuck" 223 times, setting the record for highest "fuck count" ever in a feature-length, theatrically released film at the time. Raw held the record until 1990 before being surpassed by Goodfellas.
The New York Times praised Eddie Murphy's stand-up routine. Michael Wilmington of the Los Angeles Times wrote that it was "a surprisingly poor concert film of Murphy’s stand-up act," saying Murphy is "like a musician with fabulous technique playing 'Chopsticks.'"
- $8 million
- Eddie Murphy
- November 25, 1987 (United Kingdom), December 18, 1987 (United States)
- Robert D. Wachs, Keenen Ivory Wayans
Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy (Brooklyn, Nova York, 3 de abril de 1961) é um comediante, premiado ator, dublador, roteirista, produtor, diretor e músico americano. O rendimento bruto dos filmes de Murphy fizeram dele o segundo ator de maior público nos Estados Unidos.
Dolemite Is My Name is a 2019 American biographical comedy drama film directed by Craig Brewer and written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski.The film stars Eddie Murphy as filmmaker Rudy Ray Moore, who is best known for having portrayed the character of Dolemite in both his stand-up routine and a series of blaxploitation films, which started with Dolemite in 1975.
Eddie Murphy, född Edward Regan Murphy den 3 april 1961 i Brooklyn, New York, är en amerikansk komiker, skådespelare och sångare.
A Wikimédia Commons tartalmaz Eddie Murphy témájú médiaállományokat. Eddie Murphy (eredeti neve: Edward Regan Murphy ) ( New York , 1961 . április 3. –) amerikai színész, humorista és énekes.
Audie Leon Murphy (20 June 1925 – 28 May 1971) was an American soldier, actor, songwriter, and rancher. He was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II.