Comedian Charlie Murphy Loses Battle With Leukemia At 57

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Rest in peace.  Charlie Murphy, stand-up comedian and older brother to Eddie Murphy has passed away at age 57 from Leukemia.  

From TMZ

According to Charlie's manager, he died from leukemia Wednesday morning in a NYC hospital. He'd been going undergoing chemotherapy. Family members tell us they're absolutely shocked because they thought he was getting better.

Charlie famously co-starred on "Chappelle's Show" in some of Dave's most memorable skits ... including the nights Charlie partied with Rick James and Prince. 

 
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