RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Eddie Murphy

A collection of news and information related to Eddie Murphy published by this site and its partners.

Top Eddie Murphy Articles

Displaying items 1-11
  • Theater: 'Shrek' and 'Frankenstein' hit Lehigh Valley stages

    Join wise-cracking ogre Shrek and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona, who harbors a secret in "Shrek: The Musical." It's presented the next two weekends by Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre at...
  • San Francisco bans performances by exotic animals

    San Francisco supervisors on Tuesday approved a prohibition on performances using wild animals, joining dozens of other places that frown upon the display of bears and big cats, elephants and monkeys for human entertainment. The ban applies to circuses,...
  • Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre to stage "Shrek: The Musical"

    Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre to stage "Shrek: The Musical"
    Join wise-cracking ogre Shrek and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful Princess Fiona who harbors a secret, in “Shrek: The Musical,” presented two weekends by Catasauqua Area Showcase Theater at...
  • Comedian Gottfried plays Crest Theatre's Catch a Rising Star series

    Comedian Gottfried plays Crest Theatre's Catch a Rising Star series
    If you ask Gilbert Gottfried about his upcoming show at the Crest Theatre, you won't get a straight answer. "[The audience] can expect to watch me for five minutes, turn to each other and say, 'Who's idea was it to see Gilbert Gottfried?' and then...
  • Eddie Murphy to receive top US humor prize at Kennedy Center

    Eddie Murphy, famous for his standup routines, films and his early breakout on "Saturday Night Live," will be awarded the nation's top prize for humor this year by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, officials said Thursday. Murphy, 54,...
  • Theater review: 'Shrek the Musical (TYA)' from Orlando Repertory Theatre

    Theater review: 'Shrek the Musical (TYA)' from Orlando Repertory Theatre
    The character of Shrek surely has a place in the underdog hall of fame. He's big, loud, smelly and ugly — the things you expect in an ogre. But everyone loves a good underdog story — and so it was with Shrek, whose self-titled hit film yielded...
  • 'Mulan' to get live-action treatment at Disney

    "Mulan," the 1998 Disney movie about a young Chinese woman who disguises herself as a man to take her father's place on the battlefield, is the latest of the studio's animated tales being redeveloped as a live-action film. The project is based on a...
  • A convict, a war veteran, and a white guy walk into an art gallery: A conversation with Dark Mark, Ivan Martin, and Chris Colletti

    A convict, a war veteran, and a white guy walk into an art gallery: A conversation with Dark Mark, Ivan Martin, and Chris Colletti
    It all came together when Chris Colletti’s silver-sleeve jacket got stolen. “I think it was a moment of growth, because as soon as you lost that jacket we accomplished more,” Ivan Martin posits. “First time I went to Sidebar I...
  • Six comedians headline 'The Black and Brown Comedy Get Down' in Las Vegas

    Six comedians headline 'The Black and Brown Comedy Get Down' in Las Vegas
    A killer lineup of comedians takes over The Colosseum at Caesars Palace after the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Cedric The Entertainer, Mike Epps, Eddie Griffin, D.L. Hughley, George Lopez and Charlie...
  • FKA Twigs, Charli XCX, Shamir drive the 2015 YouTube Music Awards

    FKA Twigs, Charli XCX, Shamir drive the 2015 YouTube Music Awards
    When the inaugural YouTube Music Awards went live across millions of screens in 2013, the production was a splendid mess. Between a weeping Gaga, crying babies and burying one winner’s envelope in a cake, the ceremony was either a left field...
  • Leprechauned Will Ferrell says Bill O'Reilly was 'sourpuss' at 'SNL40'

    Leprechauned Will Ferrell says Bill O'Reilly was 'sourpuss' at 'SNL40'
    Tales of NBC's instantly legendary "SNL40" special that was broadcast in February will continue to reverberate through the culture for years. And on Tuesday night, it was Will Ferrell's turn to share a bit of behind-the-scenes scuttlebutt with David...