Eddie Murphy in 'Vampire in Brooklyn'
Eddie Murphy (1961 - )
Brother of Charlie Murphy
Saturday Night Live (March 12, 1983) [Various Characters]: "Buckwheat" is shot twice in the chest by the unseen "John David Stutts" (also played by Eddie); the footage of the shooting is shown repeatedly during the news broadcast. (Played for comic effect.)

Saturday Night Live (March 19, 1983) [Various Characters]: "John David Stutts" is shot in the stomach by an unidentified assailant; the footage of the shooting is again shown repeatedly during the news broadcast. (The footage of "Buckwheat's" death from the previous week is also replayed) (Again, played for comic effect.)

Vampire in Brooklyn (1995) [Maximilian/Preacher Pauly/Guido]: Playing multiple roles, "Preacher Pauly" is bitten on the throat and drained of blood (off-screen) by "Maximilian," who then assumes Pauly's appearance. "Maximilian" is stabbed in the heart with a silver stake by Angela Bassett; his body then melts into nothingness. (Thanks to John, Mathew and Drew)

The Adventures of Pluto Nash (2002) [Pluto Nash/Rex Crater]: Playing a dual role as both the original "Pluto Nash" and the clone "Rex Crater," "Rex" is knocked through a window by "Pluto." ("Pluto" survives the movie.) (Thanks to Scott and Tommy)

Dreamgirls (2006) [James 'Thunder' Early]: Dies (off-screen) of a heroin overdose; his body is shown afterwards (completely covered by a sheet) being carried out on a stretcher during a TV news broadcast. (Thanks to Dave)
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