The news that Eddie Murphy’s brother Charlie Murphy passed away today is sure to spawn some conspiracy theories. While Charlie is not nearly as famous as his brother, he is still known for his hilarious moments on Dave Chapelle’s comedy variety show. Actually, that is part of the Illuminati rumors. Charlie Murphy frequently shared comedic stories about encounters with famous people in his youth, and one of the most popular skits was with Prince. Prince also died at the age of 57 last year under a shroud of controversy.
The word on this one is that Charlie had leukemia and had been battling for his life for years. We have no reason to really question that official story, but we will continue to keep an eye on things as more information becomes available.