How old was Eddie Murphy in his first movie: 48 Hrs.?

Eddie Murphy was 20 in 48 Hrs. when he played the character 'Reggie Hammond'.

That was over 42 years ago in 1982.

This was his first recorded movie acting credit (although may not technically be his first actual acting role).

Today he is 63, and has starred in 79 movies in total, 73 of those since 48 Hrs. was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In 48 Hrs., I think Eddie Murphy looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Walter Hill has worked with Eddie Murphy a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Eddie Murphy's first movie was as 'Reggie Hammond' in 48 Hrs., released in 1982 when he was 20
  • 48 Hrs. scores 6.67 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of 48 Hrs.

Eddie Murphy's other movies