Comedian & Actor Charlie Murphy Has Died
Comedian and actor Charlie Murphy has died after a battle with leukemia, according to several reports.
Rolling Stone confirmed with Murphy’s publicist that the comedian died Wednesday morning in New York City at the age of 57.
Charlie is the older brother of Eddie Murphy, was aup comedian and appeared on The Chappelle Show.
Murphy made his feature film debut in “Harlem Nights” with his brother Eddie in 1989 and had various roles in films like “Night at the Museum” and several TV shows. He also had his own comedy special called “Charlie Murphy: I Will Not Apologize,” which was released in 2010. He most recently acted as Marshal Williams in the Starz show “Power.”