From there, his career blossomed. Suddenly, after riding the wave of being Tinseltown's go-to guy for years, Murphy's mega-hit efforts dwindled. So, what happened? Here's why Hollywood won't cast Eddie Murphy anymore. When it was finally time to shoot, an all-star cast was assembled, including the likes of Murphy, Randy Quaid , Alec Baldwin , and Jay Mohr. We can only imagine how the studio's higher ups felt when they realized their golden star wasn't so golden after all.
Until then, viewers must yet again contend with a movie where a White character gushes about what Noble Negritude has done for them. That friendship begins when one of the friends is sent to work for the family of the other. Marie Natascha McElhone is having an affair with a married man named Richard. When Richard drops dead, his will bequeaths the cooking services of Mr. Charlotte wants no part of Mr.
As a beloved member of the Spice Girls, Mel B was one of the most ubiquitous faces out of the nineties. Much like the girl group itself, she was charming, fun, rambunctious and immensely confident, at once becoming an idol for young girls all across the globe. Some of it can be attributed to the fleeting nature of celebrity.
Actor Eddie Murphy issued a public apology yesterday in San Francisco for past remarks about AIDS and homosexuality, statements that have dogged the comic for 15 years. Murphy, who is here filming a movie, issued a one-page statement in response to Thursday's news conference by gay activists and San Francisco Supervisor Tom Ammiano , who demanded that Murphy's appearance that evening on "Late Show" with David Letterman be canceled. The comic appeared on the show, taped at the Palace of Fine Arts, as planned, and in a subdued conversation with Letterman apologized for something else -- his movie crew's disruption of San Francisco traffic. But for years, when Murphy was doing stand-up appearances, he leaned heavily on jokes about gays, lacing his routines with terms such as "faggot. Murphy said he was young and "misinformed" back then.