Nicole Mitchell Murphy: Entire Unknown Facts of Comedian Eddie Murphy’s Former Spouse

Who is Nicole Mitchell Murphy?


Nicole Mitchell Murphy is a well-known American Model, Actress, Designer, TV Personality, and Business Woman. This versatile lady is best remembered for her great performance in the popular sitcom Hollywood Exes, Big Morning Buzz, and other various TV Shows. To this date, Nicole is appreciated for her best work on Shut the Fuck Up (2009), Global Beauty Masters (2014), and Just Love (2016). And her modeling career, she was taken and presented by the New York-based Company ‘The Ford Modelling Agency’. Nicole always became the top model of her time and face of many top brands─ Chanel, Valentino, and Ungaro. 

Keeping all her career success aside, People mainly evoke Nicole Murphy as the former wife of Eddie Murphy and mother his five kids. Eddie Murphy aka Eddie Regan Murphy, a renowned Hollywood Comedian-Actor who is now fiancé of famous American model and actress, Paige Butcher. Today, Nicole is an Associate with Pre-Paid Legal Services, Inc. and keeps herself busy in various business ventures mainly on her Jewellery line and also

Nicole Murphy’s Early Background

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Daughter of an African- American father Eddie T. Mitchell and an English mother Ellen Mitchell, Nicole Mitchell Murphy was born on January 5, 1968, in Sacramento, California, United States of America. From an early age, she and her three siblings named Darius, Nathan, and Trevor were raised by their only mother. The reason behind this was her parents’ poor bonding with each other. Later, forgetting, However, today Nicole’s mother was no more with us. Just one year ago on November 4, 2019, she left the world.

Born as Nicole Ronnette Mitchell, she belongs to the mixed racial Ethnicity of English-African-American and holds an American Nationality. Since childhood days, she always had a keen interest in modeling and fortunately, just at the age of thirteen, she got the chance at the Notable Brands as a model. Later she earned a big success in an International Modelling Competition and emerged herself with a reputable Paris Modelling Agency-Ford Modelling Agency.

About her Prolific Career─ More than a Model, Actor, and Business Mogul

As we already stated earlier that this business Tycoon lady began her career as a model just at the age of thirteen. Keeping herself active in the modeling line, she worked vigorously for around seven years as the face of several top brands such as Yves St. Laurent, Chanel, Valentino, Ungaro and so on. She further invited for several fashion houses in Europe’s Fashion Capital. This gorgeous lady made the next step towards the acting field. She gave her best appearance with her debut TV shows The Contender in 2005. And she was chosen by Director Lian Lawton alongside Steve Wilson and O’Leary in his horror movie ‘Shut the Fuck Up’ in 2009. Her acting career didn’t stop here, once again she appeared as a co-producer and featured in a series ‘Hollywood Exes’. 

Talking about her Television personality, Nicole always kept herself ahead and appeared in various top TV shows. Her remarkable works are Global Beauty Masters (2014), Big Morning Buzz Live, Home & Family, Wendy: The Wendy Williams Show, and Just Love (2016). Currently, Nicole has been focusing her Jewellery business and promoting her brands─ a Jewellery collection called FLP (Friendship, Love and Peace) Jewellery Design located in Los Angeles, California. Further, she is the famous fitness enthusiast posting several fitness tips on her social media and launched ZOBELA, a new line of anti-aging skincare in 2018.

Nicole Murphy─ Relationships & Kids nicole-mitchell-murphy-family

Nicole Mitchell Murphy met her former husband Eddie Murphy at an NAACP Image Awards Show in 1988. After dating for around two years, this duo tied the knot in 1993 at the Grand Ballroom of ‘The Plaza Hotel’ in New York City. At their wedding, Nicole walked down the aisle to the song, ‘Don’t Give Up on Love’, that Murphy had performed on his album ‘Love’s Alright’.

This multi-talented lady and Great Comedian shares a very delightful marriage life and is blessed with five beautiful kids. They have four daughters namely Bria L. Murphy ( born on November 18, 1989, in Sacramento), Shayne Audra Murphy ( born on October 10, 1994), Zola Ivy Murphy ( born on December 24, 1999, in Los Angeles), Bella Zahra Murphy ( born on January 29, 2002) and one son Myles Murphy ( born on November 7, 1992).

However, their relationship didn’t last forever. Due to some personal problems and misunderstanding, this lovely couple decided to separate and got divorced on April 27, 2006. In People Magazine, Eddie gave a statement, “The welfare of our children is our main concern and their best interest is our first priority.” From the settlement of divorce, Nicole was alleged to receive $15 million and the former couple decided to keep their relationship as a friend for their children.

After breaking down from her 13 years relationship, this 52 years old model met a famous American footballer, Michael Strahan. This NFL star and Nicole dated for two years and finally got engaged in 2009. After being in a relationship with Michael for over five years, they got separated in 2014. The reason behind their break up is still under review. At the current time, Nicole is single and busy with her business works.

Life after Break-Up─ Controversies & Rumors

After the second time broke up with her loved ones, this former model has not been linked to anyone. However once she was seen with rapper, Drake at her 50th birthday party but later it was confirmed that they were just good friends. Once again the photos of her kissing to married director, Antione Fuqua made everyone shocked. Later Nicole confirmed that it was just a ‘friendly kiss’ and also released apologies to Lela and her family.

Her Hard Works Pay off

Being a renowned model, actress, Designer, TV Personality, and Business Woman she is still known as a famous American Entrepreneur. Further, as the ex-wife of the Multi-talented award-winning American comic actor, screenwriter, film producer, and TV personality, Nicole has earned a fruitful amount of money in her career. Previously, we have already talked about her career. And after spending several years in serving in the entertainment world and as a businesswoman, she had gathered a beautiful net worth. Now finally talking about her Net worth, from the various sources, it has been estimated that her net worth is $12 million.