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Eddie Murphy plans to return to stand up comedy by going out on tour in 2020 after hosting Saturday Night Live for the first time in 35 years.

Murphy, 58, announced he will return to host Saturday Night Live on December 21, 2019. The long-running sketch comedy TV series helped launch his career in the 1980s.

According to Deadline.com, Murphy is rumored to be in talks with Netflix to film his stand up comedy for a series of standup specials.

Murphy's full length stand-up comedy films, Delirious (1983) and Raw (1987) documented his sold out arena tours in the 1980s.

After releasing Delirious to theaters, Murphy went on to star in hit movies including Beverly Hills Cop (1984), Coming to America (1988), Harlem Nights (1989), as well as voicing the donkey in the highly lucrative Shrek animation films.

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In the midst of his huge success as America's highest paid comedian, Murphy paused to father 5 children with his now ex-wife, Nicole Murphy.

Murphy was recently in Atlanta working on the Coming To America sequel with Arsenio Hall and SNL vet Leslie Jones.

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Tracy Morgan has joined the star-studded cast of Eddie Murphy’s comedy Coming to America 2. According to WENN.com via Deadline, the 50-year-old stand up comic signed up to star in the highly-anticipated sequel, which sees Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall reprise their iconic characters Prince Akeem Joffer and his faithful servant, Semmi.

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Tracey Edmonds confirmed rumors of her engagement to NFL legend Deion Sanders on her Instagram page on Valentine's Day. Rumors swirled that the mom-of-2, and Emmy/NAACP Award winning TV/Film Producer was engaged after sharp-eyed viewers noticed a ring on that finger in recent photos of her.

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Eddie Murphy is preparing to welcome his 10th child at age 57! The actor and comedian and father of 9 is in no hurry to slow down. His life partner, Paige Butcher, 39, is pregnant with their 2nd child. Eddie and Paige have a 2-year-old daughter, Izzy Oona Murphy.

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Eddie Murphy, Paige Butcher

It's been a while since we've seen Eddie Murphy and his life partner Paige Butcher out and about together. The happy couple had front row seats to watch their home town team Los Angeles Lakers lose to the Utah Jazz at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday. Among Eddie's fans at the Staples Center was Utah star rookie Donovan Mitchell.

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Angel Iris Murphy, Lillian Murphy

Eddie Murphy's mother, Lillian Murphy, was spotted attending a church event with Eddie's 10-year-old daughter, Angel Iris Murphy, who regularly visits with her famous daddy. The adolescent was pulled into the nasty divorce between her mother, Melanie "Mel B" Brown and Stephen Belafonte as Stephen falsely claimed Murphy, 56, wasn't interested in seeing his daughter.

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Eddie Murphy doesn't care about seeing the 10-year-old girl he sired with ex-girlfriend Melanie Brown, aka Mel B. Stephen Belafonte and Brown met in court on Wednesday to try and reach an agreement for step-parent visitation rights for Brown and Murphy's 10-year-old daughter Angel Iris, pictured right.

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Swiss psychiatrist C.G. Jung said "Shame is a soul eating emotion". Older millenials and some baby boomers are all too familiar with the burning fires of shame. The homosexual lifestyle is still considered sinful in the black community.

It is so sinful that some gays deny their homosexuality even to other homosexuals who live their lives openly.

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Rihanna was spotted leaving her NYC apartment late Tuesday night, heading to a nightclub, wearing a Purple Sweatsuit, with matching Purple Furry Fenty x Puma Slides. She carried her own Red "Solo" beverage cup as hopped in the Uber car with a bodyguard and a few friends.

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Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift was seen heading to the gym in New York after breaking up with her latest poor choice in men. The chronically single superstar recently split from Tom Hiddleston. Remember I said in June that she would discard him in 6 months or less? At least she has her money to keep her warm at night.

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Kim Kardashian

Socialite Kim Kardashian modeled conservative outfits from her husband Kanye West's Yeezy Season 4 Collection as she headed to his runway show at NY Fashion Week. Kanye listened to the criticism about his clothing line that borrowed its inspiration from the Walking Dead TV series. He expanded his color palette and he's experimenting with different textures and fabric such as metallic for his women's line.

Do you love the new look?

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Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher

It's Monday, so that means Eddie Murphy and his heavily-pregnant girlfriend Paige Butcher are making a daily coffee run to satisfy their caffeine addictions. Paige wears leggings and flip flops as the loving couple hold hands in Los Angeles. The couple rarely leave their home except to patronize their favorite coffee bar.

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Blac Chyna

Blac Chyna was spotted shopping at a convenience store near her home in Calabasas, hours after she posted photos of her and bestie Kylie Jenner online. Her angry Instagram followers nearly crashed her Instagram page yesterday. According to the paparazzi, the former stripper was not in the mood after a group of Asian tourists mistook her for socialite Karrueche Tran.

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Kanye West plays with the Kids on the slopes of Colorado as he joins the Kardashian family trip in Vail on last day

Kanye West and his daughter North West frolicked in the show on the ski slopes in Vail, Colorado on Thursday. Nori wore extensions in her hair which sparked debate on social media regarding how young a child has to be to wear extensions. Kanye and Nori joined members of the extended Kardashian family in Vail.
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Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna

Portly socialite Rob Kardashian and his bestie Blac Chyna were seen departing LAX Airport on Friday. Rob looked disheveled and unkempt in a white t-shirt and black shorts which stood out in contrast to Chyna's stylish look in distressed denim and pink work boots.
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Kim Kardashian

Socialite Kim Kardashian finally put away her funeral black attire. Friends say her postpartum depression has lifted after delivering her son Saint West in December. The 35-year-old mother-of-2 was seen leaving a L.A. dermatology clinic, where she got lip injections. Kim wore a nude bodysuit, green bush jacket and stripper sandals with clear heels. She still has a lot of work to do in the gym to get her body right for the summer.
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