Comedian Charlie Murphy dies at 57

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA – NOVEMBER 03: Presenter Charlie Murphy speaks onstage at Spike TV’s “Eddie Murphy: One Night Only” at the Saban Theatre on November 3, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Dave Chappelle Show actor Charlie Murphy has died following a long battle with leukemia.

The comedian – who was Eddie Murphy’s brother – had been undergoing chemotherapy, according to TMZ.

He was 57.

Some of his most famous skits on the Dave Chappelle show included stories of partying with Rick James and playing basketball with Prince.

Additional details are available on TMZ.com.

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