Beverly Hills Cop sequel being shot in Detroit

2014-06-27 16:00

The state of Michigan has approved $13.5m in incentives for the fourth installment of Eddie Murphy's Beverly Hills Cop franchise.

Twilight leads Razzie worst-of nominations

2013-01-09 09:59

The Twilight finale Breaking Dawn - Part 2 had better reviews than the franchise's previous four movies, but you'd never know it from the Razzie nominations singling out Hollywood's worst of the year.

Lorax beats John Carter at box office

2012-03-12 13:17

Animated film Lorax has easily beaten costly sci-fi epic John Carter at the US box office.

Seth Rogen slams Oscars writers

2011-11-25 11:23

Seth Rogen says he would only host the Oscars if they hired "better writers" and believes this year's co-host, his friend James Franco, was wrongly criticised.

Eddie Murphy quits as Oscars host

2011-11-10 09:00

Eddie Murphy has quit as host of this year's Oscars, one day after the show's producer resigned for making an anti-gay comment.

Most overpaid actors in Hollywood named

2011-11-04 13:30

A survey conducted by has revealed which A-list actors offer the least return on the money invested in their movies.

Tower Heist

2011-10-24 17:15

A very entertaining heist-comedy that is never as funny as it should be, despite the best efforts of its star-studded cast, which includes Eddie Murphy in his best role in years.

Eddie Murphy to host Oscars - report

2011-09-05 12:17

Comedian Eddie Murphy is on an Oscar producer's shortlist to host the Academy Awards in February, according to reports.

Celeb DJ indicted in cocaine ring

2010-11-17 10:54

A celebrity disc jockey and 13 others have been indicted in an alleged cocaine ring that authorities say used private jets to shuttle drugs.


Eddie Murphy lands lead role in Cook

2014-10-21 17:00

Eddie Murphy has been cast in the lead role in new drama movie Cook, which is being directed by Bruce Beresford.

So Eddie Murphy just released a song...

2013-09-10 10:37

Funny man Eddie Murphy released his first song on Monday, featuring Snoop Lion and a message for the world.

Eddie Murphy: Most overpaid actor

2012-12-05 12:11

Eddie Murphy has been named Hollywood's most overpaid actor by Forbes magazine, after a disappointing year filled with box office flops.

Billy Crystal's Top 5 Oscar moments

2012-02-22 18:17

Billy Crystal is back - for the ninth time! The veteran Oscar host has enjoyed many memorable moments while hosting the glittering Academy Awards over the years. Here are his 5 of the best...

Oscars bring back Billy Crystal

2011-11-11 07:43

Oscar organisers have brought back funnyman Billy Crystal to host the 84th Academy Awards, after Eddie Murphy and one producer recently quit.

Oscars producer quits over gay slur

2011-11-09 09:00

Director Brett Ratner has resigned as the producer of the 84th annual Academy Awards after making an "unacceptable" anti-gay slur.

Mel B's daughter files battery charge

2011-11-01 15:38

The 12-year-old daughter of former Spice Girl Mel B has filed a battery report against her father after he reportedly refused to let her leave his house.

Eddie Murphy to host Oscars

2011-09-07 07:48

Eddie Murphy has been selected to host the 84th annual Academy Awards.

Eddie Murphy to voice Hong Kong Phooey

2011-08-12 14:14

Eddie Murphy is to voice 70s cartoon character Hong Kong Phooey in a big screen version of the series.

Murphy's daughter doesn't call him dad

2010-10-06 11:23

Former Spice Girl Mel B says her youngest daughter does not call Eddie Murphy dad because she considers Mel's current husband as her father.

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