Co-stars, fans and friends expressed their condolences to Murphy and his family during this tough time.
Murphy made his debut in Harlem Nights and has appeared in numerous shows and movies including The Boondocks, Roll Bounce and Norbit. But he will perhaps be most remembered for his Charlie Murphy’s True Hollywood sketches from Chappelle’s Show.
Here’s a look back at his iconic works.
Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories - Prince
Kneehigh Park Pt. 1
"The Mad Real World" Pt. 1
Stand-up — "Eyeballs"
The Playa Haters' Ball
Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories - Rick James Pt. 1
Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories - Rick James Pt. 2
Rest in peace, Charlie.