Chris Rock, Ice Cube, Paul Mooney And More Remember The Legacy Of Charlie Murphy

On Wednesday afternoon (April 12), the world was rocked by the news of Charlie Murphy’s shocking death. The cause for the 57-year-old’s passing was due to a battle with leukemia and according to TMZ, Murphy passed away during a round of chemotherapy in New York City.

READ: Beloved Comedian Charlie Murphy Dead At 57

One of the comedic genius’ last tweets also administered a somber message:

The news prompted a wave of fond memories of Murphy from his iconic Chappelle’s Show skits to his roles in films like The Players Club, Harlem Nights, Jungle Fever and more. Those part of Murphy’s comedic world and the entertainment industry also voiced their condolences on social media.

R.I.P to my man Charlie Murphy. We just worked together in POWER. GOD BLESS

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Darkness. Goodbye Charlie. Damn.

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