He was also part of the cast of Saturday Night Live in the mid-80s, and in 2010, Comedy Central placed him tenth on their list of the 100 Greatest Stand-ups of All Time.Murphy’s dating history alone has the makings of its own movie plot.That could very well be how comedian and actor " data-imageurl="https:// Murphy_Rocsi Diaz.jpg" data-url="https:// his career in Hollywood, Murphy has starred in nearly 40 feature films, most of which have been comedies.He’s played everything from a city cop, to a grandmother, to the voice of a bumbling donkey.Diaz, 28, joined Murphy on a family vacation in Maui, Hawaii as recently as June 12, but neither have previously confirmed nor denied their relationship.The pair raised eyebrows when they were first spotted together holding hands while leaving a coffee shop in Los Angeles about a month ago.A year after the split, Murphy started dating Melanie Brown, otherwise known as Scary Spice from the British pop group Spice Girls. Shortly after they started seeing each other, Brown got pregnant, and a couple months later, they broke up.While Brown claimed it was Murphy’s child, the actor insisted on a paternity test, which later confirmed that he was really the father.
She likes rich guys and he likes pretty young thangs.
Of course in Hollywood, the first impulse is to deny and that was certainly the case.
Here’s what Diaz told Global Grind: “We are not dating we were just getting coffee.” We’re not sure what’s really behind the denial ….
The 51-year-old actor and his "106 & Park" host gal pal looked decidedly comfortable being photographed together in coordinated outfits on the red carpet at CEO Debra Lee's gathering.
Murphy donned a pair of deep blue dress shoes to match Diaz's navy key-hole cocktail dress, and kept an arm warmly wrapped around her waist throughout the evening.
He never maintained a relationship with Brown or the child.