Began in the cinema with the tape youth 1995 Clueless (an adaptation of the classicEmma, Jane Austen), to the side of Alicia Silverstone. A year after began in the drama with Freeway, a violent tape in which personified an inmate with mental problems
Thus,little by little was increasing its fame, with setbacks in some tapes of little recognition, as Cherry Falls or Summer Catch, but with remarkable improvements in regard tocriticism in movies such as the mile 8 (with Eminem), Riding in cars with boys, to experiment with independent film (Spun, sidewalks of New York). However, was known mainly forcommercial comedies such as newlyweds or Sitter force.
Worked with actors such as Michael Douglas (Not a word) or Winona Ryder (Girl, Interrupted), which earned him the respect of thefilm critics.
In 2005 participated in the movies Without City and the book magic (next to Aaron Eckhart, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange and Ian McKellen).
Died on December 202009, to 32 years after suffering a cardiac arrest (still have not been given to know the results of the autopsy, but it is believed that a cardiac arrest is the most successful)at his home in the Ángeles.1 2
Television on television, Murphy worked in the silence of innocent (Lukas Haas and Sidney Poitier), in the acclaimed production of ShowtimeExperiences of war (with Kirsten Dunst), and in Stories common (Showtime). He also appeared in the series Sister, Sister (with Tia and Tamera Mowry) in the first and second season.