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  1. Chris Rock Argues Hollywood's a 'White Industry' Like The NBA Is a Black IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NewsBusters.org

    ... help young black guys coming up because those people took chances on me. Eddie didn't have to put me in Beverly Hills Cop II. Keenen Wayans didn't have to put me in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. Arsenio didn't have to let me on his show." Wanting to give ...

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  2. Chris Rock Writes Scathing Essay On Hollywood Racism And Why It's A Mexican 'Slave State'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Switched

    ... help young black guys coming up because those people took chances on me. Eddie didn't have to put me in Beverly Hills Cop II. Keenen Wayans didn't have to put me in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka. Arsenio didn't have to let me on his show. I'd do the same ...

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  3. Chris Rock pens scathing essay on Hollywood's race problem:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Raw Story

    ... machine is largely based on patronage and favors. He got his start when Eddie Murphy cast him in Beverly Hills Cop II . Keenen Wayans cast Rock in I'm Gonna Git You Sucka and talk show host Arsenio Hall made him a regular guest. These simple acts of ...

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  4. Chris Rock pens essay on racism in Hollywood: 'It's a white industry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Independent

    ... it was Eddie Murphy who took him under his wing when he first started his career, giving him a role in Beverly Hills Cop II. Now, an established comedian and actor himself, Rock tried to offer support to other aspiring black men trying to forge ...

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  5. Chris Rock: Hollywood Is a 'White Industry,' Addresses Race in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | News Max

    ... not even saying it's a bad thing. It just is," he wrote. Rock wrote about working with Eddie Murphy on "Beverly Hills Cop II" and about his efforts to help emerging black artists. "I try to help young black guys coming up because those people took ...

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  6. Chris Rock writes an essay about Hollywood and race issuesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NewscastMedia.com

    ... had to overcome. I was probably 19 when I first came to Hollywood. Eddie Murphy brought me out to do Beverly Hills Cop II and he had a deal at Paramount, so I remember going through the gates of the Paramount lot. He's in a Rolls-Royce, and he's not ...

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  7. Chris Rock Pens Blistering Essay on Hollywood's Race Problem: 'It's a White Industry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Hollywood Reporter

    Writing for THR's current issue, the 'Top Five' writer, director and star tackles Hollywood's third rail as he explains what it's really like to be black in the entertainment industry and the "slave state" of Mexicans: "If Kevin Hart is playing 40,000 seats a night, and Jon Stewart is playing 3,000 ... why does Kevin Hart have to cross over?" I was probably 19 when I first came to Hollywood. Eddie Murphy brought me out to do Beverly Hills Cop II and he had a deal at Paramount, so I remember going through the gates of the Paramount lot.

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  8. 'Top Five': Chris Rock and 4 more comics who jumped to the big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Los Angeles Times

    ... at career highlights. (Lori Shepler / Los Angeles Times) Rock's showbiz break has often been pegged to "Beverly Hills Cop II." Fellow comedian Eddie Murphy took a liking to Rock after seeing his stand-up act and mentored him. Rock's showbiz break ...

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  9. 6 Scenes We Love From 'Beverly Hills Cop'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Film School Rejects

    ... all of the movies. He and Reiser had extended presences in the sequel, but they should have just made Beverly Hills Cop II completely set in Motor City and maybe brought Taggart and Rosewood out there for a change of pace. It's a shame that Bronson ...

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  10. Judge Reinhold Doesn't Even Look Like The Same Person In His New MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... pop culture history. Of course, he later went on to make an two more appearances as Rosewood in 1987's Beverly Hills Cop II and 1994's Beverly Hills Cop III , and like a fine wine his hair only seemed to get stronger with age. And even in his most ...

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  11. Gilbert Gottfried: offensive line manRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Telegram

    ... actually like me?'" he says. "It's so varied. I get 'Problem Child' a lot. They like that. My scene in 'Beverly Hills Cop II.' Of course, 'Aladdin.'" One of the biggest changes he's seen in the industry is the way the Internet allows people to learn ...

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  12. Paul Reiser says performing in Hackettstown is like 'coming home'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... supporting part in the Eddie Murphy vehicle "Beverly Hills Cop." Reiser returned to the franchise for "Beverly Hills Cop II" and in 1986 co-starred in James Cameron's "Aliens." Reiser's first foray into television was the sitcom "My Two Dads," which ...

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  13. On this day: August 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... film director and producer Tony Scott, best known for directing action movies such as "Top Gun," "Beverly Hills Cop II," "Days of Thunder," "True Romance" and "Crimson Tide," dies after jumping from a Los Angeles County bridge. The brother of fellow ...

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  14. 4th Stryker Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division leaving IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2013 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... film director and producer Tony Scott, best known for directing action movies such as "Top Gun," "Beverly Hills Cop II," "Days of Thunder," "True Romance" and "Crimson Tide," dies after jumping from a Los Angeles County bridge. The brother of fellow ...

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  15. Eddie Murphy's 'Beverly Hills Cop 4' receives $13.5 million rebate from MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | UPI

    ... to Beverly Hills, California to solve his best friend's murder. The movie inspired two other sequels, Beverly Hills Cop II (1987) and Beverly Hills Cop III (1994). The fourth installment will see Foley return to Detroit "during the coldest winter on ...

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  16. 'Beverly Hills Cop' relaunch, Eddie Murphy are headed to DetroitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... Hills Cop,' also produced by Bruckheimer, was a blockbuster hit in 1984 and led to two sequels, 1987's 'Beverly Hills Cop II' and 1994's 'Beverly Hills Cop III.' Worldwide gross for the franchise was roughly $735 million. The original 'Beverly Hills ...

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  17. Axel Foley (Eddie Murphy) in a scene from 'Beverly Hills Cop II.' Bruce TalamonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | Times Herald

    Eddie Murphy is returning to his role as Axel Foley in a new installment of the Beverly Hills Cop movie series, with shooting taking place in Detroit and environs and release expected in March 2016.

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  18. Gilbert Gottfried & Jackie ?The Joke Man? Martling Headline in CT, TodayRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... recently featured on TV'S Celebrity Wife Swap. Gilbert's scene stealing role in the Eddie Murphy film " Beverly Hills Cop II" launched his movie career and led to subsequent rolls in the "Problem Child" series, "Look Who's Talking Too" ,"Hot to ...

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  19. Gilbert Gottfried & Jackie ?The Joke Man? Martling Headline in CT, 6/14Read the original story

    May 31, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... recently featured on TV'S Celebrity Wife Swap. Gilbert's scene stealing role in the Eddie Murphy film " Beverly Hills Cop II" launched his movie career and led to subsequent rolls in the "Problem Child" series, "Look Who's Talking Too" ,"Hot to ...

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