TV ONE Presents A Special Broadcast Of ‘Unsung Hollywood:Charlie Murphy’ In Memoriam Tonight At 11PM EST

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SiLVER SPRING, MD – April 12, 2017 –In memoriam of the life of Comedian Charlie MurphyTV One will present two special airings of Unsung Hollywood: Charlie Murphy, scheduled tonight at 11 p.m. ET and Thursday, April 13 at 8 a.m. ET.

In Unsung Hollywood: Charlie Murphy, don’t call him Eddie’s brother! Stand up-comic-actor-writer Charlie Murphy was a star in his own right, and his journey to the top has been extraordinary. A gang member as an adolescent in Long Island, Charlie did some hard time, enlisted in the Navy, worked security for his famous baby brother, and then broke out with iconic riffs in the Dave Chappelle Show in 2003. An accomplished writer, he wrote the screenplays for Vampire in Brooklyn and Norbit, and had prominent acting roles on Black Jesus and Boondocks. His one man stand up special, Charlie Murphy–I Will Not Apologize, premiered on Comedy Central in 2010. 

In this episode of Unsung HollywoodCharlie gets real about his tough early years (including a near death experience), his arduous path to fame and the satisfaction of finding his purpose in life.

For more information on Unsung, visit TV One’s YouTube Channel and tvone.tv/Charlie. Catch the full episode the day after premiere on www.tvone.tv/unsung. Viewers can also join the conversation by connecting via social media on TV One’s Twitter, Instagram and Facebook

(@tvonetv) and the Unsung Facebook (@tvoneunsung) using the hash tag #UNSUNG.

Unsung is narrated by actor Gary Anthony Williams and is Executive Produced by Arthur Smith, Kent Weed and Frank Sinton of A. Smith & Co. Productions for TV One. Mark Rowland is Co-Executive Producer. Lamar Chase is Producer and Jubba Seyyid is Executive in Charge of Production for TV One. Robyn Arrington Greene is Vice President and D’Angela Proctor is Head of Original Programming and Production for the network.   

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