Report: Charlie Murphy Of ‘Chappelle’s Show’ Fame Has Died

Eddie Murphy’s older brother, Charlie Murphy, has reportedly passed away at the age of 57 after losing his battle with Leukemia.


Charlie Murphy, Eddie’s older brother, and a very successful and popular stand-up comedian in his own right … TMZ has learned.
According to Charlie’s manager, he died from leukemia Wednesday morning in a NYC hospital. He’d been going undergoing chemotherapy.

Charlie famously worked on Chappelle’s Show in the mid-200’s and starred in the classic “Charlie Murphy’s True Hollywood stories” sketches that mocked Rick James and Prince.