Top Stories

Charlie Murphy Dead - Comedian & Eddie Murphy's Brother Dies From Leukemia at 57

Charlie Murphy Dead - Comedian & Eddie Murphy's Brother Dies From Leukemia at 57

Charlie Murphy has passed away at the age of 57 after battling leukemia.

The 57-year-old entertainer was a successful stand up comedian who notably co-starred on the Chappelle Show. He also co-wrote some of his brother Eddie Murphy‘s movies, and appeared in Are We There Yet, The Boondocks and Black Jesus.

Charlie passed away in a New York City hospital. He recently toured with Cedric the Entertainer, Eddie Griffin, George Lopez and D.L. Hughley.

Charlie left behind three children. His wife, Tisha Taylor Murphy, passed away in 2009 from cancer.

Our thoughts are with Charlie‘s loved ones during this time.

Just Jared on Facebook
charlie murphy rip 01
charlie murphy rip 02
charlie murphy rip 03
charlie murphy rip 04
charlie murphy rip 05

Photos: Getty
Posted to: Charlie Murphy, RIP

JJ Links Around The Web

WENN
  • It looks like Gregg Sulkin might have a new girlfriend - TMZ
  • Will Sarah Hyland return to Shadowhunters? - Just Jared Jr
  • 15 celebrities who got dragged on social media - TooFab
  • Showtime is suing to stop pirating for Mayweather-McGregor fight - The Hollywood Reporter
  • Victoria Justice's hacker tried to explain just why he hacked her social media accounts - Just Jared Jr
  • Faith + 1

    Way too young. RIP Charlie

  • Stormborn

    His poor kids :/ – R.I.P. CM

  • Jett Rink

    Always loved him.

    RIP Charlie

  • Dung Field
  • suzybel

    Wow, I did not know Eddie Murphy had a brother. They look so much alike. R.I.P. Charlie.

  • Thelmajboyce

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !mj63d:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive yourself if you don’t check it
    !mj63d:
    ➽➽
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash63ShopVideoGetPay$97Hour… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★:::::!mj63d:….,……

  • Jacquelinespackard

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !mj450d:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive yourself if you don’t check it
    !mj450d:
    ➽➽
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash450TopMaxGetPay$97Hour… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★:::::!mj450d..,..