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Charles Q. Murphy

Charles Q. Murphy was born on July 12, 1959 in New York City, New York, USA as Charles Quinton Murphy. He is an actor and writer, known for Night at the Museum (2006), Norbit (2007) and Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004). He was previously married to Tisha Taylor Murphy. See full bio »
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 2014 Black Jesus (TV Series)
- Episode #1.10 (2014) ... Vic
- Gangsta's Paradise (2014) ... Vic
- Love Thy Enemy Part 2 (2014) ... Vic
- The Other Shoe Drops (2014) ... Vic (as Charlie Murphy)
- Love Thy Enemy Part 1 (2014) ... Vic (as Charlie Murphy)
 2013 The Rickey Smiley Show (TV Series)
- Lights, Camera, Act a Fool (2013) ... Damon
 2013 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Don McKinney
- Hookman (2013) ... Don McKinney (as Charlie Murphy)
 2012 Moving Day
 2011 The Cookout 2 (TV Movie)
Coach Ashmokeem
 2010-2011 Are We There Yet? (TV Series)
Frank Kingston
- The Lindsey Gets High Episode (2011) ... Frank Kingston (as Charlie Murphy)
- The Compatibility Test Episode (2011) ... Frank Kingston (as Charlie Murphy)
- The Mr. Himdependent Episode (2011) ... Frank Kingston (as Charlie Murphy)
- The Get Together Episode (2010) ... Frank Kingston (as Charlie Murphy)
 2010/I Lottery Ticket
Semaj (as Charlie Murphy)
 2005-2010 The Boondocks (TV Series)
Ed Wuncler III
- It's Goin' Down (2010) ... Ed Wuncler III (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
- The Fund-Raiser (2010) ... Ed Wuncler III (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
- Stinkmeaner 3: The Hateocracy (2010) ... Ed Wuncler III (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
- The Red Ball (2010) ... Ed Wuncler III (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
- Bitches to Rags (2010) ... Ed Wuncler III (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
 2010 Our Family Wedding
T.J. (as Charlie Murphy)
 2010 Freaknik: The Musical (TV Movie)
Al Sharpton / Perminator (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
 2009 Nite Tales: The Series (TV Series)
- Pill Time (2009)
 2009 Frankenhood
 2008 The Hustle
Junior Walker
 2008 Bar Starz
Clay the Doorman / Arnie
 2007 Twisted Fortune
Angel Robbins
 2007 The Perfect Holiday
J-Jizzy (as Charlie Murphy)
 2007 Unearthed
Hank (as Charlie Murphy)
 2007/I Universal Remote
 2007 Norbit
Floyd the Dog (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
 2007 Natural Born Komics (Video) (as Charlie Murphy)
 2007 Three Days to Vegas
Andre (as Charlie Murphy)
 2006 Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's Street (TV Movie)
Big kid
 2006 Night at the Museum
Taxi Driver (as Charlie Murphy)
 2006 Thugaboo: Sneaker Madness (TV Movie)
Big Kid (voice)
 2005 Getting Up: Contents Under Pressure (Video Game)
White Mike (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
 2005 Roll Bounce
Victor (as Charlie Murphy)
 2005 King's Ransom
Herb Clarke (as Charlie Murphy)
 2005/I Lovesick
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game)
Jizzy B (voice, as Charlie Murphy)
 2004 One on One (TV Series)
Senator Larry Eldredge
- Rock the Vote (2004) ... Senator Larry Eldredge (as Charlie Murphy)
 2003-2004 Chappelle's Show (TV Series)
Buc Nasty / Various / Stinky / ...
- Episode #2.13 (2004) ... Various (uncredited)
- Episode #2.11 (2004) ... Buc Nasty (as Charlie Murphy)
- Episode #2.10 (2004) ... Stinky (voice)
- Episode #2.7 (2004) ... Rodney 'Quills' Dinkins (as Charlie Murphy)
- Episode #2.2 (2004) ... Thug (as Charlie Murphy)
 2003 Death of a Dynasty
Dick James / Dukey Man / Sock Head (as Charles Murphy)
 2002 Paper Soldiers
Johnson (as Charles Murphy)
 1999 Unconditional Love
 1998 The Players Club
Brooklyn (as Charles O. Murphy)
 1995 The Pompatus of Love
Saxophone Man (as Charlie Murphy)
 1995 Murder Was the Case: The Movie (Video short)
 1995 Martin (TV Series)
Bro Fo' Real
- Express Yourself (1995) ... Bro Fo' Real (as Charlie Murphy)
 1993 CB4
 1991 Jungle Fever
Livin' Large
 1990 The Kid Who Loved Christmas (TV Movie)
 1990 Mo' Better Blues
 1989 Harlem Nights
 1988 Sonny Spoon (TV Series)
- Ratman Can (1988) ... Ratman (as Charlie Murphy)
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Show Show Soundtrack (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (28 credits)
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Appears in the music video for "I'm A G" by N.O.R.E. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Charles O. Murphy | Charles Murphy | Charlie Murphy


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on the Rick James story on Chappelle's Show (2003)] I knew it was something [special] when we took it over to my baby brother [Eddie Murphy's] house. I was like, "Check out this Rick James sketch." And we watched it and he was silent throughout the whole sketch, so I thought it was horrible. Soon as it stopped playing, he just said one word: "Genius." And then busted out laughing like, "Play ... See more »


His nickname as a teenager was "Omar". See more »



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Who do you think is funnier Charlie or Eddie? ondia20
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Charlie and Eddie should do a movie... latoya-james
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