Revealed why Eddie Murphy disappeared from Hollywood

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Despite being one of the most famous comedy actors of all time, Eddie Murphy was away from Hollywood. Now we will see why he disappeared from theaters.

Murphy went on to have many successes in his career, such as The Nutty Professor, The Guy and the Prince in New York.

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In 2010, however, he received the Golden Raspberry from the worst actor of the decade, discouraging Eddie Murphy.

“I was making sh * t movies. I was like, ‘This shit ain’t fun. They’re giving me golden raspberries … Put’s kids gave me the’ Worst Actor ‘award,” “Mark Marne’s Eddie Murphy said in a guest appearance on the podcast WTF.

“Maybe it’s time to take a break”. I was just going to take a break for a year, then suddenly six years passed and I was sitting on the couch, and I could sit on the couch and not leave it, but I didn’t want to be reminded of the last pile of dirt. They gave me that they did it. The plan was to do Dolemite, Saturday Night Live, A Prince in New York 2, and then stand up and see how I would feel later. At least they would know that I am still funny.

“The newly crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his confidant Semmi (Arsenio Hall) return to the USA when they discover the existence of a son (Jermaine Fowler) with an American woman (Leslie Jones), an unexpected man. There is no successor. Jamunda’s throne ”, says the film’s official synopsis.

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In the first film, as fans may remember, Ekem and Semmi travel to the United States for the then prince to find the perfect woman for him. It ends up happening.

The cast also includes Wesley Snape, James Earl Jones, Tracy Morgan, Rick Ross, Leslie Jones and Kiki Layne.

A Prince in New York 2 is directed by Craig Brewer from Rhythm of a Dream.

A Prince in New York 2 is available on Amazon Prime Video. For those who want to do a marathon, the first film is on Netflix.

About the author: Will Smith

Will covers public and private tech markets from New York. He was previously a Knight-Bagehot Fellow in Economics and Business Journalism at Columbia University, and prior to that was a reporter at the Los Angeles Business Journal. He has received a Journalist of the Year award from the L.A. Press Club and an investigative reporting award from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.

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