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Netflix Is Reportedly Gearing Up To Give Eddie Murphy A $70 Million Comedy Special

07/21/2019 12:00 AM EDT by WBLS Staff

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Eddie Murphy wants to make people laugh again.

The living legend had been off the comedy scene for years but could be returning to TV with a Netflix special.

TMZ reports the streaming service is interested in having Murphy on their platform.
Negotiations have been “hovering right around $70 MILLION for the deal … though we’ve been unable to firmly confirm the exact figure,” the article says.

Eddie Murphy is gearing up to release Coming To America 2 in August 2020. A lot of amazing things in store for the actor/comedian, are you excited?