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It Looks Like That 'Twins' Sequel w/ Eddie Murphy Attached Isn't Quite Dead...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 8, 2013 11:16 AM
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CBS Officially Orders Pilot For 'Beverly Hills Cop' Series Starring Brandon T. Jackson

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 23, 2013 9:50 AM
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I actually thought this was already a lock - at least, for a pilot.

Watch Test Footage From The Eddie Murphy 'Hong Kong Phooey' Project That Almost Happened

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 28, 2012 1:08 PM
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The short story goes... in August 2011, Eddie Murphy teamed up with director Alex Zamm (Tooth Fairy 2, Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2) to make a live-action version of the classic cartoon Hong Kong Phooey.

'Eddie Murphy: One Night Only' Draws Spike TV's Highest-Rated And Most-Watched Special Event Ever!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 7:55 PM
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Not a surprise that it was a huge draw...  I know many were eagerly anticipating it. But I didn't expect it would be record-breaking.

Missed Spike TV's 'Eddie Murphy: One Night Only' Special? Watch 12 Clips From The Event

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 15, 2012 10:39 AM
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Just As We Expected, Brandon T. Jackson Is Confirmed To Star In 'Beverly Hills Cop' TV Series

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 13, 2012 8:45 PM
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UPDATE 11/13/2002 - Props to Humor Mill for getting the story first, 2 weeks ago, when they reported that Brandon T. Jackson was in negotations to star in the series; this evening, the major trades (like The Hollyoowd Reporter and Deadline) are playing catch up; both are reporting that Jackson is indeed set to star. So I'm reposting the original October 25th story below:

Watch 2 Preview Clips From 'Eddie Murphy: One Night Only' (World Premiere 11/14 on Spike TV)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 5, 2012 3:56 PM
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It happened and was taped over the weekend; I know some folks who were lucky enough to see it all live; good for you! No need to rub it in with your emails!

Spike Will Fete Eddie Murphy In 2-Hour TV Career Tribute Special This Fall

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 23, 2012 12:18 PM
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Spike TV will broadcast a tribute special to Eddie Murphy, that will honor the life and career of the actor/comedian/singer/more. 

It Looks Like That 'Twins' Sequel w/ Eddie Murphy Attached Is Really Happening...

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 13, 2012 1:38 PM
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So much for me thinking this was all just a bad dream...

Despite Flops, Studios Still Want Eddie Murphy. Why? (An Analogy You'll Love)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 11, 2012 4:27 PM
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Found this old piece on the New York Times website, though still thought it relevant today, in light of recent Eddie Murphy *events.*