Comedian Charlie Murphy Dead at 57

Charlie Murphy, comedian, “Chappelle’s Show” standout, and brother of Eddie, has died at 57, according to TMZ.

He died from leukemia Wednesday morning, TMZ reports. he had been undergoing chemotherapy.

Murphy made his name through stand-up comedy and blew up on the scene after co-starring on “Chappelle’s Show.”

He was a part of various viral skits during his time on “Chappelle’s Show,” including his role as Dave Chappelle’s counterpart in famous portrayals of musicians such as Prince and Rick James.

All kinds of celebrities have taken to social media to pay their respects.

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