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  • Is one of nine children.
  • Worked as a caddy for eight years, which helped inspire him to write the screenplay for Caddyshack.
  • Has performed on stage with the Organic Theatre of Chicago and the Boston Shakespeare Company.
  • Recommended his brother Bill to join Saturday Night Live.
  • Co-owns and runs a country club and restaurant in Florida called the Murray Bros. Caddy Shack.


  • 1979, Emmy — Outstanding Writing in a Comedy or Comedy-Variety or Music Series: Nominee
  • 1978, Emmy — Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series: Nominee
  • 1980, Emmy — Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program: Nominee


  • Edward J. Murray — Father
  • William Murray — Brother
  • Joel Murray — Brother
  • Ed Murray — Brother
  • John Murray — Brother
  • Peggy Murray — Sister
  • Andy Murray — Brother
  • Bill Murray — Brother
  • Laura Murray — Sister
  • Nancy Murray — Sister
  • Christina Stauffer — Wife
  • Lucille Murray — Mother


  • Attended St. Mary's College of California, Moraga, CA

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  • Birth Name: Brian Doyle-Murray
  • Birth Place: Chicago, IL
  • Profession: Actor, Writer, Comedian

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