Posts tagged "Eddie Murphy"

10 of the Worst Celebrity Attempts at Music Careers

There seems to be some underground secret right of passage going on in Hollywood for a number of actors, actress, and reality TV personalities. Unsurprisingly Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton are leading the pack - and no, it doesn't have to do with making your own perfume - but nice guess! We clearly…
By: Camilla Werner-Longo / April 18, 2014

Eddie Murphy is Singing Again

Close your eyes, and pretend that Eddie Murphy is serenading you. What do you mean it's not working?
By: Kelly Lynch / November 3, 2013

Listen To Eddie Murphy’s Reggae Track Featuring Snoop Lion

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Eddie Murphy will release a reggae album titled 9, and his first single is a not-so-terrible mid-tempo jam with Snoop Lion called Red Light.
By: Alana Altmann / September 4, 2013

7 Celebrities Who Could Have Used a Better Alibi

For some reason it's comforting to know that, when painted into a corner by life's little problems, celebrities are capable of coming up with lame excuses just like the rest of us. In today's gallery, we present some of the least believable, most implausible excuses ever offered - as we salute the stars who could…
By: Scott Bernberg / August 13, 2013

10 Candidates To Host Next Year’s Oscars

Seth MacFarlane may have given the Oscars a ratings boost this year, but the funnyman won’t be back for the 2014 edition. In response to a fan’s question about whether or not he’d host again, the 39-year-old wrote, “No way. Lotta fun to have done it, though” on Twitter late Monday…
By: Peggy Truong / February 27, 2013

From Oscar Glory to ‘Gigli': 7 Stars Whose Careers Crashed After Winning Awards (PHOTOS)

A Bond girl. A hunter of man-sized sewer bugs. The lead in Boat Trip. These are just some of the less-than-expected roles actors have taken on following their brush with Oscar. This week, Jessica Chastain stars in Mama, a horror movie from a first-time director produced by genre luminary Guillermo del Toro. Although…
By: Phil Pirrello / January 18, 2013

Arnold Schwarzenegger Says ‘It Would Be Foolish’ Not to Examine Ways to Reduce Shooting Violence

Arnold Schwarzenegger may have built a career out of blowing away bad guys in movies like The Terminator and True Lies, but the veteran action star and former California governor says that Hollywood is not to blame for the violence that shocked the nation last month in Newtown, Connecticut, where 20 school childre…
By: Todd Gilchrist / January 15, 2013

Eddie Murphy’s ‘One Night Only’ TV Special: The Line-Up Will Be Like ‘the New York Yankees,’ Says Brother Charlie (VIDEO)

Spike TV is honoring Eddie Murphy in a One Night Only inaugural primetime special, and the comedian's brother Charlie says fans will not be disappointed with the star-studded guest list this year. "This is the New York Yankees before Jay-Z made that record about the hat," he told Celebuzz in our New York…
By: Gabrielle Chung / November 14, 2012

Alicia Keys to Buy Eddie Murphy’s Home for $12M (PHOTOS)

Alicia Keys is moving on up — into Eddie Murphy's mansion. The Grammy-winning singer and her hip-hop producer husband Swizz Beatz are close to closing on the comedian's lavish Englewood, N.J., estate for around $12 million, according to the NY Daily News. Though first listed in 2004 at $30…
By: Cory Lopez / October 25, 2012

TV Buzz: ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Pilot Gets Greenlight; ‘Basketball Wives’ Evelyn Lozada Appearing on OWN

The Beverly Hills Cop movie franchise may be continuing on your TV next fall. From producers Eddie Murphy and Shawn Ryan, the series has been given a pilot commitment by CBS. Murphy, who starred as Axel Foley in the films, will star in the pilot and would likely maintain a recurring role should the series get…
By: Lauren DiMascio / September 4, 2012

Will Eddie Murphy’s ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Spinoff Join the List of Best or Worst Movie-to-TV Adaptations? (GALLERY)

Remember all the unresolved plot questions and character issues that Axel Foley fans were left with at the end of the last Beverly Hills Cop movie 18 years ago? Neither do we, but Eddie Murphy believes audiences are hungry for more of his signature character. Much more, as it's been announced that he…
By: Gary Susman / August 30, 2012

10 Celebrity Comebacks We’d Like to See in 2013 (PHOTOS)

As we remember the stars who excelled this year and recall the movies and TV shows that delighted us, it's easy to forget that 2012 was a tough year for some of our favorite celebrities. It's hard to think of people who are richer, more famous and better looking than we are as underdogs, but…
By: / January 2, 2012

Box Office Battle: ‘Tower Heist’ vs. ‘A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas’ (POLL)

A common thread that will be featured in this weekend's box office is comedy and laughs galore. Opening this weekend is Tower Heist staring comedic heavyweights Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller. In the raucous Harold & Kumar franchise, A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas opens this weekend as well. With…
By: / November 4, 2011

Will Ferrell Tops Most Overpaid Actors List

Comedian Will Ferrell stands alone atop Forbes annual list of Hollywood's most overpaid actors for the second time, largely as a result of his 2009 flop Land of the Lost. That film cost $100 million to make but only returned $69 million at the global box office. On average, for every $1…
By: Celebuzz / November 6, 2010

Adam Sandler in Half Drag for ‘Jack and Jill’ (PHOTOS)

Adam Sandler was feeling oh-so-pretty in half drag on the set of Jack and Jill Monday afternoon in Beverly Hills.  The Funny People star, who's already gone full drag for the cameras, is playing both title characters a la Eddie Murphy, which requires a considerable amount of time in heels. His frequent cohort and…
By: / October 19, 2010

BUZZINGS: Naomi Campbell Makes Strides In Her Anger Management Classes By Throwing Violent Tantrum

• Naomi Campbell kicked a camera when asked in an interview about a "blood diamond" allegedly given to her by warmonger and Liberian President Charles Taylor. Those anger management classes are really paying off! (PopEater) • Who are your favorite dirty celebrity hippies? You can tell us once you wash all that patchouli…
By: / April 23, 2010

10 People Who Should Have Their Movie-Star Cards Pulled

Some actors sustain their careers by choosing challenging roles in interesting projects. Others churn out one pile of garbage after another, collect their massive paychecks and hope that the public doesn't notice. Guess what? We did. Click through the photo gallery for 10 performers who really need to just stop making movies already. And…
By: Alex Blagg / April 21, 2010
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