How old was Eddie Murphy in the movie Dreamgirls?

Eddie Murphy was 44 in Dreamgirls when he played the character 'James "Thunder" Early'.

That was over 16 years ago in 2006.

Today he is 62, and has starred in 79 movies in total, 29 of those since Dreamgirls was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Dreamgirls, I think Eddie Murphy looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Bill Condon has worked with Eddie Murphy just once in his career.
  • Eddie Murphy's first movie was as 'Reggie Hammond' in 48 Hrs., released in 1982 when he was 20
  • Dreamgirls scores 6.8 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of Dreamgirls

Eddie Murphy's other movies