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Remember when Eddie joked about his comical family gatherings with his dad and mom, Lilian, in “Delirious? In fact, she’s an 18 year old young lady and is beautiful just like her momma!
” It’s damn near been that long since the world has last seen Ms. She’s even towering over her pops, but we’re not sure if that was just the result of her wearing heels that day or not.
Axel Foley became one of Murphy's signature characters.
On top of his game, Murphy was unfazed by his success, that is until his box office appeal and choices in scripts resulted into a spotty mix of hits and misses into the late 1980s and early 1990s.
His sense of humor and wit made him a stand out amongst his classmates at Roosevelt Junior-Senior High School. The two's comedic and antagonistic chemistry, alongside Murphy's believable performance as a streetwise convict aiding a bitter, aging cop, won over critics and audiences.
By the time he was fifteen, Murphy worked as a stand-up comic on the lower part of New York, wooing audiences with his dead-on impressions of celebrities and outlooks on life. The next year, Murphy went two for two, with another hit, pairing him with John Landis, who later became a frequent collaborator with Murphy in Coming to America (1988) and Beverly Hills Cop III (1994).