Eddie Murphy continues to be humorous and crazy at 50 - the star celebrated his big birthday on Sunday, April 3.
Making his way up the laughing scale, Murphy initially made his name as a stand-up comic before a stint on Saturday Night Live shot him into the humor stratosphere.
Today we present you some interesting facts about Eddie Murphy:
* Murphy began his profession early, writing stand-up routines when he was only 15 years old after being inspired by comedian Bill Cosby.
* He has dated Halle Berry, Whitney Houston and former Spice Girl Melanie Brown.
* In June 2007, DNA tests confirmed that Eddie was the father of Mel B's baby - despite Eddie's insistent claims that he wasn't.
* In numerous films, Eddie plays multiple roles in addition to his primary character.
* Eddie has starred in a lot more sequels than any other actor: Beverly Hills Cop 2 & 3, Another 48 Hrs, Doctor Dolittle 2, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps and Shrek 2.
* Eddie also started a music career in the 80's where he recorded the popular 'Party All The Time' with Rick James.
*, Eddie was once paid $1 per minute as a stand-up comedian.
* Murphy admitted he hated facing his 50th birthday, because he'd look like a "creepy old man" if he hits on girls.
And here's a quote from Eddie Murphy: "I think in twenty years I'll be looked at like Bob Hope. Doing those president jokes and golf sh*t. It scares me."
To mark the 50th birthday of Eddie Murphy, photoshop him any way you wish.