Eddie Murphy is an elated man at the moment as he is soon going to be a daddy again. The 54-year-old Hollywood star is expecting his 9th child with current girlfriend, 36-year-old Paige Butcher. A source who spoke to DailyMail said Eddie is excited about the development;
‘He couldn’t be happier. Eddie really is a family man and loves all of his children, so he’s so excited about having another one on the way,’ the source said.
Eddie Murphy fathered 5 children with his ex-wife, Nicole Murphy, whom he divorced in 2006 after 22 years of marriage. He also has 3 children outside of the marriage – a son Eric, 26, by Paulette McNeely; a son, Christian, 25, by Tamara Hood; and a daughter, Angel Iris, 8, by former Spice Girl singer Melanie ‘Mel B’ Brown.