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Forbes: Eddie Murphy the most overpaid actor in Hollywood

December 5, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Eddie Murphy was once among Hollywood’s top box office draws, but he now has the dubious honor of being crowned its most overpaid actor, according to Forbes magazine. Continue Reading

Oscars have job opening for host

November 10, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Maybe the Academy Awards need to launch a “Draft Billy” movement. Or even a “Draft Kermit” campaign. A return to the Oscar stage by Billy Crystal would be a true Hollywood ending after this week’s debacle that started with Brett Ratner’s resignation Tuesday as producer of the show over a gay slur, followed by his pal Eddie Murphy’s departure Wednesday as host. Continue Reading

Eddie Murphy named Academy Awards host

September 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Academy Awards producers Brett Ratner and Don Mischer say the actor and comedian will host the 84th annual Oscar ceremony. Continue Reading