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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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Billy Ray Valentine Trading Places

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Donkey Shrek the Halls, Shrek the Third, Shrek

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Prince Akeem Coming to America

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Saul Coming to America

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

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Randy Watson Coming to America

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Rayford Gibson Life

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Norbit Norbit

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Clarence Coming to America

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Mushu Mulan II, Mulan

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Reggie Hammond Another 48 Hrs., 48 Hrs.

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

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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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Pluto Nash The Adventures of Pluto Nash

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Jefferson 'Jiff' Ramsey Bowfinger

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Jack McCall A Thousand Words

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DarnellTower Heist Tower Heist

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Kit Ramsey Bowfinger

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Evan Danielson Imagine That

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

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Chandler Jarrell The Golden Child

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

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

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Officer Trey Sellars Showtime

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

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Rasputia Norbit

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Dave Ming Chang Meet Dave

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Kelly I Spy

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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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Insp. Scott Roper Metro

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G Holy Man

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Marcus Boomerang

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Lieutenant T.M. Landry Best Defense