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Eddie Murphy Is Going to Be a Dad for the 10th Time


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UPDATE: Eddie Murphy and Paige Butcher are having a child boy!

Butcher, 39, revealed the thrilling information to TMZ whereas working errands in Los Angeles on Friday. “Right now is only a good day,” the pregnant mother shared. “It’ll be a boy.”

As for the identify of the infant, the comic’s girlfriend stated they have not chosen but, however joked it might “probably” be Eddie Jr. 


There’s one other infant on the best way for Eddie Murphy. 

The 57-year-old star goes to be a dad occasions 10 this 12 months as his girlfriend Paige Butcher is anticipating their second youngster collectively. 

“Eddie Murphy and longtime girlfriend Paige Butcher are happy to announce that they’re anticipating their second youngster in December,” a rep for Murphy confirmed in a press release to E! Information. 

The announcement comes on the heels of latest sightings of Butcher with a visual child bump. In 2016, the longtime couple welcomed their first youngster collectively, 2-year-old daughter Izzy Oona Murphy. She was the primary youngster for Butcher. 

Paige Butcher


Murphy isn’t any stranger to fatherhood. He’s a dad to 5 children along with his ex-wife, Nicole Mitchell Murphy. They share 4 daughters—Bria, 28, Shayne, 23, Zola, 18, Bella, 16—and son Miles, 25. 

The Oscar nominee additionally shares son Eric, 29, with Paulette McNeely and son Christian, 27, with Tamara Hood. In 2007, former Spice Woman Melanie “Mel B” Brown gave beginning to their daughter, Angel, 11. 

Whereas Murphy and Butcher have been courting for years, the Coming to America star and mannequin have managed to maintain their life collectively largely personal save for the occasional joint purple carpet look. That is partly resulting from the truth that each of them keep off of social media. 

“I am in a relationship with a celeb, so I felt like there’s already sufficient of me on the market,” Butcher informed Vainness Truthful again in 2013. “I felt like I used to be giving out an excessive amount of info. I used to be giving folks an excessive amount of entry. I wish to maintain as a lot personal as potential now.”

Congratulations to the couple!

This story was initially revealed on Tuesday , Aug. 28, 2018 at 6:20 a.m.