Eddie Murphy Set To Receive Comedy Icon Award


Eddie Murphy will be honored at the first-ever Comedy Awards for his three-decade long career.

Comedian and actor Eddie Murphy will be honored for his 30-year career in comedy.

The Comedy Awards will be held in New York at the Hammerstein Ballroom on March 26.

Casey Patterson, the executive producer and executive vice president of event production with MTV Networks Entertainment Group says, “Eddie Murphy’s impact in the world of comedy is immeasurable.

“From the characters he created on ‘SNL,’ to his groundbreaking stand-up performances and unforgettable film roles, Murphy changed the game forever and we’re honored that he will be joining us for the first-ever Comedy Awards.”

Some of the presenters and comedians expected at the awards include Tina Fey, Jon Stewart, Jimmy Fallon, “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, Bill Hader, Chloe Moretz and Kristen Wiig.


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