Posts tagged "eddie murphy"

Eddie Murphy Refused To Impersonate Bill Cosby On “SNL40″ Because He “Didn’t Want To Kick A Man When He’s Down”

Eddie Murphy refuses to spoof Bill Cosby, Chvrches covers Justin Timberlake and Kelly Cutrone disses Kanye West….

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 19, 2015

We Did This: There Will Be A “Twins” Sequel

Look, I can’t say for sure that Hollywood’s heavy-hitters were inspired by my and Amelia’s “Twinsing” post.  But I will say that it seems like a bit more than just a coincidence that mere weeks after we attempted to ignite a photo trend in “Twinsing,” it was announced that Danny Devito, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Eddie…

Julie Gerstein / March 30, 2012

Eddie Murphy Steps Down As Oscar Host, But We’ve Got 16 Suggestions For Who Should Replace Him!

Big news! On the heels of director Brett Ratner’s resignation as producer of the 2012 Academy Awards, host Eddie Murphy has quit the gig as well. (Murphy, FYI, stars in Ratner’s movie “Tower Heist,” and the two are buds.) Ratner stepped down after taking heat for making controversial and homophobic comments while promoting “Tower Heist.”…

The Frisky / November 9, 2011

Steve Martin’s Hilarious Oscar Hosting Advice For Eddie Murphy

Awards shows are always a little bit of a hit or miss affair. Jane Lynch happened to be a pretty stellar choice for this year’s Emmys, but we’re feeling kind of meh about the idea of Eddie Murphy hosting this year’s Oscars. Never fear, all-star funny guy Steve Martin is around to offer necessary hosting…

Julie Gerstein / September 21, 2011

Eddie Murphy Will Join Tyra On “Top Model” Finale

Oh, “America’s Next Top Model,” how we wish you were still a good show! Too bad two more people are about to be dragged down by this show. A CW source has revealed that Eddie Murphy (as if he could get any lower after denying he fathered Scary Spice’s baby) will appear alongside Tyra Banks

Annika Harris / October 30, 2009

Aubrey O’Day Tries To Sound Like Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy was never really respected as a singer, but don’t tell that to former Danity Kane member Aubrey O’Day. She has remade Eddie’s “Party All the Time,” off his 1985 LP How Could It Be. Eddie’s “Party All the Time” sounds like typical ’80s synth-heavy pop music, but Aubrey was able to…

Annika Harris / August 4, 2009

Five Things To Know About Nicole Murphy

Nicole Murphy has been dating Michael Strahan since 2007, but she definitely hasn’t been faithful that whole time. How do I know? Well, Strahan, who is known for his defensive prowess on the gridiron, placed a GPS tracking device in her car, not once, but twice. And she was still able to carry on a…

Annika Harris / March 5, 2009

Star Couplings: Claire Danes Is Engaged!

Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy are engaged. We approve — he is a major upgrade from her past relationships. Plus, he has an accent. [Us Weekly]

Tiger Woods’ wife, Elin Nordegren, gave birth to the couple’s second child: Charlie Axel Woods. No doubt “Axel” will be the kid’s golfer name. [People]

Usher’s wife,…

Catherine Strawn / February 9, 2009

Star Couplings: Minnie Sports A Mini-Bump

Minnie Driver is pregnant! Let us guess…with twins? No word on who the papa is. [DListed]
Oh Eddie Murphy, will your sleaziness know no bounds? The actor is pissed that Melanie “Scary Spice” Brown is asking for millions of dollars in child support for the baby he denied even spawning because he says she “tricked…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 14, 2008

Star Couplings: Eddie Murphy’s “Marriage” Over Before It Begins

Eddie Murphy, who famously denied being the father of Scary Spice’s baby until, duh, a paternity test proved he was, has canceled plans to marry fiance Tracey Edmonds. The two had a “spiritual ceremony” in Bora Bora just two weeks ago but are forgoing a legal ceremony because they’ve decided to just be friends. That…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 17, 2008

Star Couplings: Ashlee Simpson And Pete Wentz Ring In The New Year

Ashlee Simpson and Pete Wentz hosted a New Years Eve bash together in Miami, made out at midnight, and then it looks like he might have proposed with a teeny-weeny ring. Aww! []
Lindsay Lohan spent the weekend getting frisky with not one, not two, but three Italian men during her stay in Capri. Um,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 2, 2008