Eddie Murphy Biography

Early Life: Eddie Murphy was born in Brooklyn, NY on April 3, 1961. He was raised in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Bushwick. is mother was a telephone operator and his father was a transit cop and amateur comedian. Tragically, his father died when Eddie was eight. He and older brother Charlie Murphy spent some time living in foster care when their mother grew ill temporarily. His mother recovered and eventually married.

What is Eddie Murphy's Net Worth?

Eddie Murphy net worth and salary: Eddie Murphy is an American actor, comedian, producer, and director who has a net worth of $200 million. Eddie Murphy is on of the highest grossing actors in film history. As of this writing, his movies have grossed nearly $6.7 billion at the worldwide box office. That makes him the sixth-highest grossing American actor at the box office. Throughout the late 80s, 90s and 2000s, Eddie has consistently been one of the highest-paid actors in the world, routinely earning $20 million per movie. During his career to date, Eddie has easily earned over $300 million in salaries and backend royalties. In 2019 Netflix paid Eddie $70 million to deliver a series of comedy specials.

Eddie Murphy Quick Facts

What is the net worth of Eddie Murphy? What is his zodiac sign? Here is Eddie Murphy in a nutshell:

Eddie Murphy Overview
Net Worth$200 Million
SalaryN/A
Date of BirthApril 3, 1961 (age 61 years)
Zodiac SignAries
GenderMale
Height5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Film director, Film Producer, Musician, Screenwriter, Singer, Stand-up comedian, Television producer, Voice Actor
NationalityUnited States of America

Quotes that Inspire by Eddie Murphy

Many are probably wondering about the foundation behind Eddie Murphy's success and wealth. Below we have listed some of the Actor's quotes that will get you in the mindset to pursue your financial success.

I’ve been a big Bob Marley fan forever. Forever. Like big, huge. Bob Marley and the Beatles, that’s my big, giant music influence. I can listen to them all the time.

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I don’t know what my Death Row meal would be. I’m surprised that people can even eat when they’re on Death Row.

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I only want to do what I really want to do; otherwise, I’m content to sit here and play my guitar all day.

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I don’t think more concentration is required for Robert De Niro to do what he does as for Jim Carrey to do what he does.

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The economy in Ireland has been rampaging ahead for the last 15 years. Barring an international, political or natural catastrophe, things can only get better for the Irish.

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