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Eddie Murphy Refused To Do A Bill Cosby Skit On The ‘SNL’ 40th Anniversary Special


Last weekend, Eddie Murphy returned to the Saturday Night Live stage for the first time in over 30 years to participate in SNL's massive 40th anniversary special. As you may recall, those of you who watched, Eddie's appearance on the special was super short, not at all funny and severely lacking in ... everything. ...

Eddie Murphy Confirms His Return To ‘Saturday Night Live’ For The First Time In 30 Years


For various reasons, including "timing", comedian Eddie Murphy has never returned to the Saturday Night Live stage since he left the show over 30 years ago as a regular SNL castmember (he was on the show from 1980-1984). Today we learn from Eddie himself that, at long last, he will return to the SNL ...

Eddie Murphy Will No Longer Be Hosting The 2012 Academy Awards


One day after Brett Ratner resigned from producing the 2012 Academy Awards (due to the backlash surrounding his homophobic remarks), intended Oscars host Eddie Murphy has pulled out of his involvement with the Academy Awards. Murphy was named host after Ratner was brought on to produce the show and the men are close friends. ...