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COMEDIAN CHARLIE MURPHY DEAD AT 57

April 12, 2017
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Eddie Murphys older brother Charlie Murphy has died. He was 57.

The comedian passed away on Wednesday morning at an NYC hospital after a long battle with leukemia.

Charlie rose to fame on Comedy Central’s Chappelle’s Show where he was a writer and also starred in many sketches including “Charlie Murphy’s True Hollywood Stories.”

He also worked with his famous younger brother on various projects including Harlem Nights and Norbit.

Charlie is survived by three children. His wife Tisha Taylor Murphy passed away from cancer in 2009.

Many of Charlie’s Hollywood friends began to share their condolences on social media.

 

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