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  • ‘The Help’ Earns 8 NAACP Image Award Noms

    Jan 19, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Critically-acclaimed drama “The Help” picked up eight nominations today for the 2012 NAACP Image Awards. The film starring Viola Davis and Golden Globe winner Octavia Spencer will compete for Outstanding Motion Picture against seven-time nominee “Pariah,” Eddie Murphy’s comedy “Tower Heist,” “Jumping The Broom” and “The First Grader.” “The Help” stars Viola Davis and Emma […]

  • EUR Perspective: Murphy’s Law? Eddie Out For Oscars

    Nov 10, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Wow, that was quick. Just like that, it appears the unstoppable Eddie Murphy comeback hit a roadblock the size of Norbit. It was all set up so well – a Rolling Stone cover, interviews on Fallon, Regis and Kimmel, a War and Peace-length column on his career by Bill Simmons on Grantland (well worth a […]

  • Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner Already Plotting Next Project

    Nov 7, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *Director Brett Ratner says he’s already in talks with “Tower Heist” star Eddie Murphy for yet another new project. “I’d make anything with Eddie,” Ratner told The Wrap without further elaboration. (He did say that it’s not the widely reported “Beverly Hills Cop 4,” even though he’d still like to make that one day.) Over […]

  • ‘Tower Heist’ Couldn’t Steal the Box Office from ‘Puss in Boots’

    Nov 6, 11 by EurPublisher 1 Comment


    *Annnnd the box office winner this week is “Puss in Boots” and not “Tower Heist” after all the hype for the Brett Ratner directed and Ben Stiller & Eddie Murphy starrer. “Boots” from DreamWorks Animation and Paramount scratched its way to a $33 million second weekend (only 3 percent drop from its $34.1 million debut) […]

  • Gabby Calls WJLB Morning Crew to Dish on ‘Heist,’ Eddie and Precious

    Nov 4, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Oscar-nominated actress Gabourey “Gabby” Sidibe called Detroit’s WJLB/FM 98 COCO, Foolish & Mr. Chase show Friday morning (11-4-11) to promote her role as the “Safecracker” in the new comedy “Tower Heist” w/ Eddie Murphy & Ben Stiller- in theaters today. Gabby was the only girl on the set at many time and she said all […]

  • Eddie Murphy is Forbes’ ‘Most Overpaid’ Actor

    Nov 4, 11 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Eddie Murphy and Drew Barrymore share a unique distinction in Hollywood according to a survey conducted by Forbes.com and published on Thursday. In a list that weighs the amount of money a star is paid for a film against the film’s profits, Forbes found that Murphy is the most overpaid actor, and Barrymore the most […]