Eddie Murphy On His Passion Project ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ And Why He Had To Do It


Bringing back to life a figure who was idolized by a younger generation of black comics, Murphy plays a real person for the first time. Having seen the movie, I can say he nails it: This is a full-blown return to the kind of screen charisma that made Murphy a superstar.

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Mark Murray