Nicole Murphy is an American model, actress, reality television star, and businesswoman who owns a net worth of $12 million. Nicole Murphy is probably best known as the former wife of the popular American comedian Eddie Murphy.
At the age of thirteen, Murphy started her modeling career with the Ford Modeling Agency. After winning an International modeling contest, she began working with Glamour models, a top Paris agency, and brands like Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Valentino, Ungaro, and so on.
As an actress, she is most known for her role in the VH1 reality series Hollywood Exes. As an entrepreneur, she is the owner of a fitness company and a jewelry line.
Nicole Murphy: At a Glance
|Full Name||Nicole Mitchell Murphy|
|Date of Birth||5 January 1968|
|Birth Place||Sacramento, California, U.S.|
|Height||5ft 10in (1.78m)|
|Husband||Eddie Murphy (m. 1993- 2006)|
|Profession||Model, Actress, Entrepreneur|
|Net Worth||$12 million|
Nicole Mitchell Murphy was born on 5th January 1968 in Sacramento, California, the U.S. Nicole Murphy belongs to mixed ethnicity. Her father, Eddie T. Mitchell, is a United States Air Force pilot where her mother, Ellen, is a British homemaker. She has three brothers. At an early age, her parents got separated and she along with her three brothers grew up by her mother.
At the age of 13, in 1981, Murphy started her modeling career. She joined the Ford modeling agency after winning an international modeling competition. Later, she worked with the top Paris agency, Glamour Models. Besides, she was present on the Global Beauty Masters, a reality beauty competition.
Nicole Murphy, throughout her modeling career, has worked for many reputed brands like Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Valentino, Ungaro. As an actress, she is popular with the series lovers. She worked with the VH1 reality series Hollywood Exes for two years. Besides, her appearance in the 2009 film Shut the Fu*k Up and 2016 film Just Love is noteworthy.
Murphy is an entrepreneur too. In 2009, she launched her jewelry collection, FLP by Nicole Murphy. Nine years later in 2018, she launched the anti-aging skincare ZOBELA brand. Besides, she is associated with the premium Moscato Wine brand. She has earned a lot through her business ventures.
In 2006, Eddie Murphy and Nicole Murphy got divorced. This couple had five children. After a DNA test proof, the famous comedian was ordered to pay $50k a month in child support which listed him #3 on the highest-paid child support list.
Eddie Murphy is a famous American comedian and the former husband of the model Nicole Murphy. He is not a billionaire. But, he is a multimillionaire having a net worth of $120 million.
In 2006, the Murphy couple got divorced. The divorce was settled on amicable terms where Nicole received a breathtaking $15 million from Eddie.
The prominent American model Nicole Murphy married the former NBA star Jimmy Jackson after divorcing Eddie Murphy.