Dolemite Is My Name: Is this the start of an Eddie Murphy renaissance?

It's been years since Eddie Murphy has made a big movie, but with his new film, Dolemite Is My Name, he's receiving some of the best reviews of his career.
Eddie Murphy stars in Dolemite Is My Name. (Netflix)

Every Monday the q screen panel convenes to look at the big stories happening in the film and television worlds. This week, arts journalist Tina Hassannia and film critic Jason Gorber join guest host Ali Hassan to talk about the new Eddie Murphy film Dolemite Is My Name. It's been years since Murphy has made a big movie, but with this new film he's receiving some of the best reviews of his career. Our screen panel tells us more.

— Produced by ​Vanessa Greco

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