One of the original true Kings of comedy, Eddie Murphy is staring at a potentially huge payday. According to several reports, Eddie Murphy is in talks with Netflix to close a $70 million USD deal for a series of standup comedy specials. To put this in perspective, Dave Chappelle cleared $20 million USD for each of his three specials, Chris Rock took home $40 million USD and Amy Schumer clocked in more than $11 million USD. Netflix is not offering any additional comment on open contract negotiations. Stay tuned for more!