urphy’s greatest success, however, came with the 2003-06 TV hit “Chappelle’s Show,” where he was a recurring character actor. Starring in classic sketches that cast him as himself in “Charlie Murphy’s True Hollywood Stories,” the comedian would remember his “adventures” in Eddie’s entourage, hanging out with the likes of Prince and Rick James. Although the show was a huge success, it left the air when Dave Chappelle walked away from the series. Most recently, Murphy has been providing a voice for the animated series “The Boondocks” and filming the upcoming movies “Our Family Wedding” and “Co2.”Charlie Murphy’s wife was battling cancer for a year now, her life ended while she fell asleep in her bed in their New Jersey home. The two have been married since August 1997.