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    TIFF 2019: First Reactions For ‘Dolemite Is My Name’ Applaud a Dynamite Performance From Eddie Murphy

    According to first reactions out of Toronto International Film Festival, Eddie Murphy is triumphant in Craig Brewer‘s “Dolemite Is My Name.” Murphy, an Academy Award nominee for “Dreamgirls,” stars in this dramedy as Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became […] More

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    WATCH: Eddie Murphy is Blaxploitation Star Rudy Ray Moore in First Trailer for ‘Dolemite Is My Name’

    Netflix has released the first trailer for Craig Brewer‘s “Dolemite Is My Name.” The biographical dramedy stars Academy Award nominee Eddie Murphy as Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon. Under the fiery and spunky persona, […] More

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    Keegan-Michael Key to Star with Eddie Murphy in ‘Dolemite Is My Name!’

    Keegan-Michael Key has joined the cast of the upcoming Netflix film, “Dolemite Is My Name!” The Hollywood Reporter announced the casting news. Key joins new co-stars Eddie Murphy, Wesley Snipes, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson, Tituss Burgess, Da’Vine Joy Randolph and T.I. Eddie Murphy leads the cast as 1970s blaxpoitation film producer and Rudy Ray Moore. […] More