BET honors Charlie Murphy with 'Chappelle's Show' marathon

Charlie Murphy died at age 57 from leukemia

DVR alert: BET will celebrate the career of the late Charlie Murphy with a 10-episode Chappelle's Show marathon beginning at midnight Saturday.

The 57-year-old comedian, the  older brother of Eddie Murphy, died Wednesday after a battle with leukemia. He was known for his work on Dave Chappelle's show.

The second of the 10 episodes chosen features an appearance by Philadelphia's The Roots, and selections include episodes of his sketch, "Charlie Murphy's True Hollywood Stories."


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