Eddie Murphy Welcomes Ninth Child
Eddie Murphy just became a father of nine when he welcomed his daughter, Izzy Oona Murphy, into the world on Tuesday May 3rd. Baby Izzy is Murphy’s first child with longtime girlfriend Paige Butcher. The 3 Prince Impressions You Have to See “Both mother and daughter are doing well,” in a statement to PEOPLE. Izzy joins siblings Eric, 26, Christian, 25, Bria, 25, Myles, 22, Shayne, 21, Zola, 15 and Bella, 13 – his children with ex-wife Nicole Mitchell – and Angel, his 9-year-old daughter with Melanie “Mel B.” Brown. Jay Pharoah’s Impressions of Black Comedians on SNL Will Leave You in Stitches Murphy and Butcher had confirmed their pregnancy back in November. Congratulations! WANT MORE FROM ESSENCE? Subscribe to our daily newsletter for the latest in hair, beauty, style and celebrity news.