Charlie Murphy

United States

Charlie Murphy Bio

Who is Charlie Murphy

Charlie Murphy is an American actor, writer and comedian. He is mainly known as the writer and cast member of sketch-comedy series Chappelle’s Show. He also appeared in films like Lottery Ticket, The Cookout 2, Moving Day etc.

Early Life (Childhood)

He was in Brooklyn, New York City, New York to Lillian and Charles Edward Murphy. His older brother name is Eddie Murphy. His step brother name is Vernon Lynch. He is nephew of Uncle Ray Murphy.

Interesting Facts

His birth name is Charles Quinton Murphy. He spent 1o months in jail as an adolescent. He then served the United States Navy for six years as a Boiler Technician. His net worth is estimated to be $2.5 million.

Personal Life

He is a married man. In 1997 he got married to Tisha Taylor Murphy. Unfortunately his wife died because of cancer in 2009. The couple have two children together. From his previous relationship he have another child.


In 2008 he won nomination of Razzie Awards for Worst Screenplay in Norbit. Although he have not won many awards, his performance is loved by public. His writing skills is also remarkable. He will surely win an award in coming days.


He was on the Black Jesus Controversy and 10 years of hearing about Rick James.