Fictional Characters The Best Eddie Murphy Characters  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Eddie Murphy character or performance, which doesn't have to be his best movie.

List of Eddie Murphy characters, ordered from best to worst along with movie trailers when available. These characters are in order of how many times they've been upvoted, so only the most amazing roles played by Eddie Murphy are at the top of the list. The performances below include both film and television appearances, making it the most accurate ranking of Eddie Murphy's roles. Items include everything from Axel Foley to Donkey.

If you think the best Eddie Murphy performance isn't as high as it should be, then vote it up so that it has a chance to make it to the top. You can also make your own version of this greatest Eddie Murphy roles list by re-ranking it and putting it in your own order.

If you're wondering, "Who is the best Eddie Murphy character?" or "What are the top Eddie Murphy performances of all time?" then this list will answer your questions.

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Axel Foley Beverly Hills Cop, Beverly Hills Cop II, Beverly Hills Cop III

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Donkey Shrek the Halls, Shrek the Third, Shrek

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Billy Ray Valentine Trading Places

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Prince Akeem Coming to America

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Sherman Klump The Nutty Professor, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

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Saul Coming to America

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Randy Watson Coming to America

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Rayford Gibson Life

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Mushu Mulan II, Mulan

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Buddy Love Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, The Nutty Professor

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Norbit Norbit

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Reggie Hammond Another 48 Hrs., 48 Hrs.

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Clarence Coming to America

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Granny Klump The Nutty Professor, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

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Mr. Wong Norbit

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Quick Harlem Nights

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Jim Evers The Haunted Mansion

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Papa Klump Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, The Nutty Professor

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Rasputia Norbit

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Mama Klump Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, The Nutty Professor

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Jefferson 'Jiff' Ramsey Bowfinger

The Best Black Panther Storylines in Comics

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DarnellTower Heist Tower Heist

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Jack McCall A Thousand Words

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Charlie HintoneDaddy Day Care, Daddy Day Camp Daddy Day Care, Daddy Day Camp

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Evan Danielson Imagine That

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Kit Ramsey Bowfinger

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Pluto Nash The Adventures of Pluto Nash

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Chandler Jarrell The Golden Child

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Dr. John Dolittle Dr. Dolittle, Dr. Dolittle 2

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Officer Trey Sellars Showtime

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James Early Dreamgirls

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Lance Perkins The Nutty Professor, Nutty Professor II: The Klumps

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Dave Ming Chang Meet Dave

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Kelly I Spy

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Lieutenant T.M. Landry Best Defense

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G Holy Man

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Marcus Boomerang

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Insp. Scott Roper Metro