Eddie Murphy Calls Previous Homophobic Comments ‘Ignorant’

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By Paula Rogo

Eddie Murphy has expressed remorse over homophobic content that appeared in his early standup—and some are not happy with it! The comedian, whose film Dolemite Is My Name is out on Netflix in October, sat down for an interview with The New York Times recently and he called his past material on AIDS and the LGBTQ community “ignorant.” Murphy “wasn’t concerned about new scrutiny of his comedy,” the Times […]

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