Eddie Murphy has shared his regret at not persuading Whitney Houston, Prince and Michael Jackson in not stepping away from Hollywood before their untimely deaths.
Eddie Murphy has opened up about why he quit Hollywood and he wishes he had persuaded late greats Whitney Houston, Prince and Michael Jackson to have done the same.
Eddie recently returned to stand-up comedy with an appearance on Saturday Night Live but before that, he had given himself a self-imposed ban from Tinseltown.
Speaking to Vanity Fair , the 58-year-old revealed how he decided to take a break in 2012 and how he had wished his "contempraries" had done the same.
Eddie revealed: "Maybe about eight years ago, I said it's time to take a break and not really be pushing at movies like I used to.