Eddie Murphy To Be A DAD AGAIN!

EDDIE MURPHY is preparing to become a father for the ninth time at the age of 54.

Eddie Murphy

The veteran comedian and his model girlfriend Paige Butcher, 36, are expecting their first child together, his representative confirms to U.S. news show Entertainment Tonight.

Butcher is due to give birth in May (16).

Eddie Murphy.

The baby will be her first, while Murphy has five children with his first wife Nicole. He also has a son by each of his exes Tamara Hood and Paulette McNeely, in addition to a daughter, named Angel, with former Spice Girls singer Melanie Brown.

The actor has been dating blonde beauty Butcher since 2012.