It’s a sad world for the world of comedy.
TMZ is reporting that Eddie Murphy’s older brother, Charlie, a popular stand-up comedian has lost his battle with lukemia.
Murphy, who is best known for his role on Chappelle’s Show, died Wednesday at New York Hospital. He was 57.
Murphy also co-wrote some of his younger brother’s movies including, ‘Norbit’ and ‘Vampire In Brooklyn’.
He is survived by his two children.