Charlie Murphy, 57, who worked as a comedian and actor, died in a New York City hospital as he was undergoing chemotherapy for his fight against leukemia. Eddie Murphy was among numerous comics and film stars opening up about the loss of his older brother, Charlie, who died Wednesday. Before taking to the comedy stage, he served in the U.S. Navy for six years. Charlie also co-wrote the screenplays for 'Vampire in Brooklyn' and 'Norbit,' which starred his brother.
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