Charlie Murphy (VIII) (1959–2017)

Actor | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Norbit (2007) | Night at the Museum (2006) | Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Charles O. Murphy | Charles Q. Murphy | Charles Murphy
NICKNAME  
Charlie
BORN 
Jul 12, 1959 (died Apr 12, 2017)
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)

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Past Film & Video (35 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Meet the BlacksMeet the Blacks Key Flo  Less 2016 $900K $9.1MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Saturday Is a Terrible Thing to WasteA Saturday Is a Terrible Thing to Waste (Short) Sensei (as Charles Q. Murphy), Thanks (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Moving DayMoving Day Cedric  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Lottery TicketLottery Ticket Semaj  Less 2010 $25MM / —
  • Primary photo for Our Family WeddingOur Family Wedding T.J.  Less 2010 $14MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Charlie Murphy: I Will Not ApologizeCharlie Murphy: I Will Not Apologize (Video) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy), Writer (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for FrankenhoodFrankenhood Franklin (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2009 $1MM
  • Primary photo for The HustleThe Hustle Junior Walker  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Bar StarzBar Starz Clay the Doorman / Arnie  Less 2008 $7MM $12K / —
  • Primary photo for Twisted FortuneTwisted Fortune Angel Robbins (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2007 $3MM
  • Primary photo for The Perfect HolidayThe Perfect Holiday J-Jizzy, Performer ("Perfect Christmas") (as Charlie Murphy)  Less 2007 $20MM $5.8MM / —
  • Primary photo for UnearthedUnearthed Hank  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Universal RemoteUniversal Remote Various (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2007 $1MM
  • Primary photo for NorbitNorbit Floyd the Dog (voice), Writer (screenplay) (as Charles Murphy), Writer (story) (as Charles Murphy)  Less 2007 $60MM $96MM / $159MM
  • Primary photo for Mattie Fresno and the Holoflux UniverseMattie Fresno and the Holoflux Universe Griss (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Natural Born KomicsNatural Born Komics (Video) Actor  Less 2007 $500K
  • Primary photo for Three Days to VegasThree Days to Vegas Andre  Less 2007 $9.5MM
  • Primary photo for Night at the MuseumNight at the Museum Taxi Driver  Less 2006 $110MM $251MM / $574MM
  • Primary photo for Roll BounceRoll Bounce Victor  Less 2005 $17MM / —
  • Primary photo for King's RansomKing's Ransom Herb Clarke  Less 2005 $15MM $4MM / —
  • Primary photo for LovesickLovesick Damian (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2005 $35K
  • Primary photo for Death of a DynastyDeath of a Dynasty Dick James / Dukey Man / Sock Head (as Charles Murphy)  Less 2003 $42K / —
  • Primary photo for Paper SoldiersPaper Soldiers Johnson (as Charles Murphy), Writer (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Ghetto LawsGhetto Laws (Video) Detective  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Unconditional LoveUnconditional Love Detective (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1999 $100K / —
  • Primary photo for The Players ClubThe Players Club Brooklyn (as Charles O. Murphy)  Less 1998 $4.5MM $23MM / —
  • Primary photo for The Pompatus of LoveThe Pompatus of Love Saxophone Man  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Vampire in BrooklynVampire in Brooklyn Writer (screenplay) (as Charles Murphy), Writer (story) (as Charles Murphy)  Less 1995 $20MM $20MM / —
  • Primary photo for Murder Was the Case: The MovieMurder Was the Case: The Movie (Video) JC' (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for CB4CB4 Gusto (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1993 $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for Jungle FeverJungle Fever Livin' Large (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1991 $14MM $32MM / —
  • Primary photo for Mo' Better BluesMo' Better Blues Eggy (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1990 $10MM $16MM / —
  • Primary photo for Harlem NightsHarlem Nights Jimmy (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1989 $30MM $61MM / $96MM
  • Primary photo for Coming to AmericaComing to America Production Assistant (as Charles Murphy)  Less 1988 $39MM $128MM / $161MM
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills Cop IIBeverly Hills Cop II Assistant To Producers (as Charles Murphy)  Less 1987 $28MM $154MM / $146MM
Past Television (21 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The Comedy Get DownThe Comedy Get Down (TV Series) Charlie Murphy (5 episodes, 2017), In Memory Of (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 5
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  • Primary photo for PowerPower (TV Series) Marshal Clyde Williams (5 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 5
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  • Primary photo for Teenage Mutant Ninja TurtlesTeenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series) Bellybomb (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Black JesusBlack Jesus (TV Series) Vic (21 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 21
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  • Primary photo for Black DynamiteBlack Dynamite (TV Series) A Cat Named Rollo / A Slave Cat Named Rollo (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2014 2
  • Primary photo for CollegeHumor OriginalsCollegeHumor Originals (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Charlie Murphy's LawCharlie Murphy's Law (TV Series) Charlie Murphy (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Reunions (Jan 15, 2014) Charlie Murphy  Less
  • Primary photo for The Rickey Smiley ShowThe Rickey Smiley Show (TV Series) Damon (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-0Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) Don McKinney (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
    • Hookman (Feb 4, 2013) Don McKinney  Less
  • Primary photo for The Cookout 2The Cookout 2 (TV Movie) Coach Ashmokeem (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Are We There Yet?Are We There Yet? (TV Series) Frank Kingston (5 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 5
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  • Primary photo for The BoondocksThe Boondocks (TV Series) Ed Wuncler III (10 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2010 10
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  • Primary photo for Freaknik: The MusicalFreaknik: The Musical (TV Movie) Al Sharpton / Perminator (voice)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Nite Tales: The SeriesNite Tales: The Series (TV Series) Samson (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
    • Pill Time (Sep 18, 2009) Samson (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's StreetThugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's Street (TV Movie) Big Kid (voice)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Thugaboo: Sneaker MadnessThugaboo: Sneaker Madness (TV Movie) Big Kid (voice) (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Chappelle's ShowChappelle's Show (TV Series) Various / Buc Nasty / Stinky / Rodney 'Quills' Dinkins / Thug / Weed Smoker / Tyree (8 episodes, 2003), Performer ("Fuck It") (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2003–2004 8
    • Episode #2.13 (Apr 14, 2004) Various (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #2.11 (Mar 31, 2004) Buc Nasty, Performer ("Fuck It")  Less
    • Episode #2.10 (Mar 24, 2004) Stinky (voice) (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
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  • Primary photo for One on OneOne on One (TV Series) Senator Larry Eldredge (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
    • Rock the Vote (Oct 18, 2004) Senator Larry Eldredge  Less
  • Primary photo for MartinMartin (TV Series) Bro Fo' Real (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Kid Who Loved ChristmasThe Kid Who Loved Christmas (TV Movie) Actor (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Sonny SpoonSonny Spoon (TV Series) Ratman (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988 1
Self (35 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Unsung HollywoodUnsung Hollywood (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016
  • Primary photo for Black and BlueBlack and Blue Himself  Less 2016 $50K
  • Primary photo for Love & Hip HopLove & Hip Hop (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for UnsungUnsung (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Love That Girl!Love That Girl! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Arsenio Hall ShowThe Arsenio Hall Show (TV Series) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Episode #1.58 (Dec 4, 2013) Himself - Guest (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Gotham Comedy LiveGotham Comedy Live (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for GGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News NetworkGGN: Snoop Dogg's Double G News Network (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for MansomeMansome (TV Series) Himself - Host (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Fox Shortcoms Comedy HourFox Shortcoms Comedy Hour (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Big Morning Buzz LiveBig Morning Buzz Live (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Eddie Murphy: One Night OnlyEddie Murphy: One Night Only (TV Movie) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The Playboy Morning ShowThe Playboy Morning Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Episode #1.84 (Jun 13, 2012) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Joe Rogan ExperienceThe Joe Rogan Experience (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 1000 Ways to Die1000 Ways to Die (TV Series) Himself - Actor / Comedian / Screenwriter (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Mo'Nique ShowThe Mo'Nique Show (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Lopez TonightLopez Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
    • Episode #1.87 (Jun 2, 2010) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for I'm Rick JamesI'm Rick James Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2009 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for TV One's Roast and Toast: John WitherspoonTV One's Roast and Toast: John Witherspoon (TV Special) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2009 $250K
  • Primary photo for Why We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black ComedyWhy We Laugh: Black Comedians on Black Comedy Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Played by FamePlayed by Fame (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 2009– 
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Up Close with Carrie KeaganUp Close with Carrie Keagan (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Beef 4Beef 4 (Video) Himself - Narrator  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for We Got to Do BetterWe Got to Do Better (TV Series) Himself - Host (2007)  Less 2007– 
  • Primary photo for Howard Stern on DemandHoward Stern on Demand (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
    • Charlie Murphy (Jul 2007) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for BET Awards 2007BET Awards 2007 (TV Special) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Fabulous Making of Chappelle's Show Season 3ishThe Fabulous Making of Chappelle's Show Season 3ish (Video) Himself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Chappelle's ShowChappelle's Show (TV Series) Himself - Host / Frankenstein / Various / Himself (6 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2006
    • Episode #3.3 (Jul 23, 2006) Himself - Host / Frankenstein  Less
    • Episode #3.2 (Jul 16, 2006) Himself - Host  Less
    • Episode #3.1 (Jul 9, 2006) Himself - Host / Various  Less
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  • Primary photo for Wild 'N OutWild 'N Out (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
    • Wayne Brady (Mar 30, 2006) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Richard Pryor: The Funniest Man Dead or AliveRichard Pryor: The Funniest Man Dead or Alive (TV Special) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less 2005 $150K
  • Primary photo for Denis Leary's Merry F#%$in' ChristmasDenis Leary's Merry F#%$in' Christmas (TV Special) Himself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Too Late with Adam CarollaToo Late with Adam Carolla (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Episode #3.142 (Aug 10, 2004) Himself (as Charles Q. Murphy)  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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