eddie murphy inducted into the naacp image awards hall of fame

Eddie Murphy, who is enjoying recent success with his Coming 2 America sequel has been inducted into the NAACP image awards hall of fame. “We are honoured to celebrate one of the most influential comedic geniuses in the entertainment industry and an individual who has inspired a generation of Black talent” says NAACP Award CEO and President. The awards are given out to individuals who are pioneers in their field and whose influence will shapes the profession for generations to come. On receiving the award Eddie Murphy is quoted as saying, “I’ve been making movies for 40 years now 40 years and this is the perfect thing to commemorate that and be brought into the hall of fame,” he said. “Thank you very much. I’m very moved.”

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