R.I.P. Charlie Murphy| Charlie Murphy dead at age 57

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Sadly I didn’t find out until this morning and I’m just in shock and partially in gloom but I have to carry on although Charlie was one of my favorites.
Sad news today, Comedian Charlie Murphy has died after a long battle with Cancer. Charlie who was best known for his comedic roles alongside the iconic Dave Chapelle, died at a New York Hospital.
According to TMZ, Charlie’s manager released the news that he’d passed away from leukemia Wednesday morning.

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He’d been going undergoing chemotherapy. Family members tell us they’re absolutely shocked because they thought he was getting better.
We’re told the family would call him frequently, and he’d even joke they were calling too much.
Charlie famously co-starred on “Chappelle’s Show” in some of Dave’s most memorable skits … including the nights Charlie partied with Rick James and Prince.

Charlie also co-wrote some of Eddie Murphy’s movies, like “Norbit” and “Vampire in Brooklyn.” He co-starred in “Are We There Yet?,” “The Boondocks” and “Black Jesus.”He recently toured with Cedric the Entertainer, Eddie Griffin, George Lopez and D.L. Hughley on “The Comedy Get Down.”Charlie’s wife, Tisha Taylor Murphy, died in 2009 from cervical cancer. They had 2 children, and he had another from a previous relationship.Charlie was 57.


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