Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy Found His Match in Paige Butcher at Age 51, and They’ve Mastered the Art of Having a Blended Family

Eddie Murphy Found His Match in Paige Butcher at Age 51, and They’ve Mastered the Art of Having a Blended Family
People
2 years ago

Since the 1980s, we’ve been graced with Eddie Murphy’s talent in stand-up shows, sketches, and never-aging movies that always manage to give us the giggles. But little did we know, Murphy scored in real life too — today he’s raising his 10 children with the love of his life, Paige Butcher. The road was not easy, but the love and devotion they have for one another was worth it.

8 Actors Who Were Fired During Movie Production

8 Actors Who Were Fired During Movie Production
Films
7 months ago

Imagine our beloved movies with a different twist — a reality where iconic roles were portrayed by their originally cast actors. The landscape of our favorite films could have been entirely transformed, introducing unique dynamics and interpretations. Whether it’s the chemistry between characters or the distinctive charm an actor brings to a role, the ripple effect of casting choices resonates throughout the entire cinematic experience.

Shrek Is Returning to the Big Screen and We’re Shouting With Delight

Shrek Is Returning to the Big Screen and We’re Shouting With Delight
Films
year ago

The Shrek franchise has become one of the most successful animated film series in history, grossing over $3.9 billion worldwide. The unconventional story about the love and adventures of the green ogre has captured the hearts of both children and adults. And we are happy to announce that we may be able to watch the next part of this adventure very soon.

15 Celebrity Parents Who Enjoy a Big Family Tree

15 Celebrity Parents Who Enjoy a Big Family Tree
Family & kids
11 months ago

Psychologists can name a dozen reasons why it’s in people’s nature to want to have kids, and one significant point is finding the ultimate parental happiness in their little ones. While some of us can only handle raising a small family, beloved Hollywood parents are up for the challenge and find joy in not only 3 but 4 or more children in their brood.

10 Celebrity Pairs Who Boldly Conquered the Age Gap Taboo

10 Celebrity Pairs Who Boldly Conquered the Age Gap Taboo
People
year ago

Critics often question the viability of relationships between individuals with a significant age difference. On the other hand, some believe that age is merely a number and should not be a factor in love. Below, we featured celebrities who embrace the latter view and have found happiness in their relationships despite the age gap between them.

12 Celebrities Who Didn’t Let the Age Gap Between Them and Their Partner Keep Them Away From True Love

12 Celebrities Who Didn’t Let the Age Gap Between Them and Their Partner Keep Them Away From True Love

Couples with an age gap bigger than 10 years tend to experience social disapproval, claim various studies. But that doesn’t seem to stop those in the spotlight to invest their time and affection in partners who are either much older or much younger than them. In fact, many beloved famous couples who have been married for years have big age gaps. We gathered here a few of those successful love stories.

Why the Grinch Is Darker Than You Ever Realized

Why the Grinch Is Darker Than You Ever Realized
Curiosities
10 months ago

We all know Grinch — the big, fluffy, green dude who can’t stand our favorite winter holiday. The character was created by Dr. Seuss, and he first appeared in his book in 1957. By the way, Grinch wasn’t green in the book — it was black and white. Also, if you were wondering how old Grinch is — he’s 53, the same age Dr. Seuss was when he wrote the book. But let’s learn more about the character. We all know how the story goes: a furry creature is living in seclusion, on a cliff outside the town of Whoville. The citizens are obsessed with the winter holiday and make a big fuss around it every year, and also a lot of noise.

14 Celebs Who Became Unrecognizable for a Movie or TV Role

14 Celebs Who Became Unrecognizable for a Movie or TV Role
Films
year ago

The use of prosthetic makeup in films goes all the way back to 1902 for the French film A Trip to the Moon. Since then, special effects on the actors’ looks to create whole new characters have inspired filmmakers and writers to imagine a richer storyline for the audience. Sometimes, these effects even go above and beyond by concealing a famous star underneath.

15 “Star Trek” Facts Prove the Series Was Light Years Ahead of Its Time

15 “Star Trek” Facts Prove the Series Was Light Years Ahead of Its Time
Art
year ago

Star Trek was a revolution. It all began in the 60s, and to this day, new franchises are still produced, and merchandising is more popular than ever. The series shows a future full of intergalactic adventures and managed to amass many loyal fans. In short, Star Trek has had and will continue to have a long life and prosperity.

12 Stars Who Embraced Both Their Feminine and Masculine Side and Will Have You Look Twice

12 Stars Who Embraced Both Their Feminine and Masculine Side and Will Have You Look Twice
People
2 years ago

Actors in Shakespeare’s day would cross-dress as women in order to play female roles. Nowadays, many actors dress as a different gender to challenge themselves, shake up stereotypes, and stretch the minds of their audience. Though it’s not easy to transform from the feminine to the masculine side or vice versa and nail the role convincingly, these 12 stars were brave enough to do both. In fact, some of them even wound up winning prestigious awards for their efforts.

12 Times Actors Disappeared From Our Screens but Had a Good Reason for It

12 Times Actors Disappeared From Our Screens but Had a Good Reason for It
Films
2 years ago

Whether they chose to take care of their family or run a business, many actors have made the decision of retreating from working onscreen for a period of time. Most often, the break is short, and the comeback is somewhat impressive, leading us to believe that time off can be a great opportunity to develop one’s career.

How 11 Actors Who Played Older Characters Actually Aged

How 11 Actors Who Played Older Characters Actually Aged
Films
2 years ago

Actors often have to play roles that are out of their age range. To make them look younger, makeup artists may be inspired by old photographs of themselves at a younger age; but to age them, that’s another story. In those cases, the characterization is done based on how they might age, and it may not be how they will age later in real life, as that process depends on many factors.

16 Great Actors and Actresses That Are Unexpectedly Turning 60 in 2021

16 Great Actors and Actresses That Are Unexpectedly Turning 60 in 2021
Films
2 years ago

When the first Back to the Future movie was released, Michael J. Fox was a 24-year-old young man. Eddie Murphy was in the famous Coming to America at the age of 27, and George Clooney was 35 when he fought vampires in the iconic From Dusk Till Dawn. And we were pretty amazed by the fact that all these actors were born in the same year.

15 Actors Who Transformed Into Different Characters on the Same Show and Impressed Us All

15 Actors Who Transformed Into Different Characters on the Same Show and Impressed Us All
Films
4 years ago

Some actors are so good, that playing just one role in one movie isn’t enough. For example, in The Nutty Professor, Eddie Murphy played not only Sherman Klump, the main character, but he also played his mom, dad, grandmother, and a couple more relatives, which makes 7 different roles in total. Or Cate Blanchett, who portrayed 13 various characters in the movie, Manifesto. It’s amazing, but these are not the only surprising examples of “chameleon” actors who brilliantly transformed into multiple characters in the same movie or TV show. Bright Side found 15 great actors who played more than one role in the same production. Let’s check how observant you are based on how many examples you’re familiar with.

19 “Hidden” Movies on Netflix You Can Add to Your Weekend Marathon

19 “Hidden” Movies on Netflix You Can Add to Your Weekend Marathon
Films
2 years ago

If you are a movie lover and watch films on Netflix, you must be a person who enjoys binge-watching every weekend or at least in their free time. In a previous article, we shared a selection of movies hidden within the platform with our readers, but sooner or later, those options will run out, and you will be eager for more suggestions.

Matrix 4 Is Officially Happening, Plus 9 Movie Sequels That Are in the Works Behind the Scenes

Matrix 4 Is Officially Happening, Plus 9 Movie Sequels That Are in the Works Behind the Scenes
Films
4 years ago

The idea of making sequels to popular movies is almost as old as moviemaking itself, but it really took off in the 1970’s when movies got the idea to make numbered sequels, like The Godfather 2 or French Connection II. And Hollywood hasn’t taken a break since then. For a more modern take, the world of The Matrix is also returning to theaters with a fourth film, after 2 previous sequels, The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. Hollywood loves keeping a good story going and it’s not the only movie with a follow-up in the works.

20+ Celebrities We Didn’t Know Had So Many Kids

20+ Celebrities We Didn’t Know Had So Many Kids
People
5 years ago

It is hard enough to raise one child while trying to satisfy all the needs and desires of a whole other human being with all their quirks and oddities. We can only imagine how difficult it is to raise 3 or 4, let alone 10 kids! Turns out, many famous people have managed to do just that, and we had no idea about it!