HAPPY BIRTHDAY Edward Regan Murphy, also known as #EddieMurphy, was born on April 3, 1961, and turns 58. He was born in Brooklyn, New York.
The comedian was a member on ‘Saturday Night Live’ in the 1980s. He later went on to star in 48 Hours, Coming to America, Life and more. Murphy won a Golden Globe in 2007 for his role in ‘Dreamgirls.’ The Oscar-nominee is one of the highest-grossing actors in the U.S. He has done voice acting for films like Shrek and Mulan. Murphy is known for playing multiple characters in films like ‘Norbit’ and ‘The Nutty Professor.’ The actor was awarded the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2015. He will star in Coming to America 2, which is set for release in 2020. Happy Birthday, Eddie Murphy!