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Eddie Murphy’s 10 children, will be flying to New York to see him host ” SNL ” for the first time in 35 years

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Eddie Murphy has a couple of very special guests in the audience when he hosts “Saturday Night Live” this weekend.

All 10 of his children to fly to New York City for the iconic moment, this is the first time that he was in charge of the drawing of the series in the past 35 years. Murphy was a cast member from 1980 to 1984, and in the last hosted in 1984. He’s only back for a short appearance in the 40th anniversary special for 2015.

“My children have all flown in for it, and they’re all flying. Therefore, they will look at it,” the 58-year-old actor-comedian told the Already Smoking in an interview on the “Today” show on Thursday.

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His family includes children Max, 1, and Izzy, 3, and partner Paige Butcher, as well as Eric, 30; Bria, 30; Christian, 29; Miles, 27 And Shayne, 25; the works of Zola, 19; And Bella, 17, and the messenger, and 12, from a variety of previous clients.

Murphy has been talked about in the press, to put on a really good show, and why he’s so happy to be back in studio 8H.

“At the end of the day, if I have to go to the hotel room I was in, I just want to go back and start working on it,” he explains. “I just want it to be good. I really, really want it to be good.”

“You don’t want to wait 35 years to come back, and the show ain’t— and the people are clapping like,” I just thought that it would be a lot more fun than this one. Maybe he is getting older, the people changed in 35 years,'” he joked.

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Murphy said he is the resurrection, some of his famous characters, including Gumby and Mr. Robinson, and is currently looking for material about disgraced actor Bill Cosby.

“I’m down for whatever, as long as it’s really, really funny,” he said.

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