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The actor and his girlfriend Paige Butcher have welcomed their second child (Picture: FilmMagic)

Eddie Murphy has become a father for the 10th time after his girlfriend Paige Butcher gave birth to a baby boy on Monday.

The pair, who already have two-year-old daughter Izzy Oona together, welcomed their second child, Max Charles.

A representative for Eddie told E! News: Both mother and son are doing well.

The Dr Dolittle star has five children with his ex-wife Nicole Murphy – Bria, 28, Miles, 25, Shayne, 23, Zola, 18, and Bella, 16.

Eddie also has five children with ex-wife Nicole Murphy (Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

He also has a 29-year-old son, Eric, with Paulette McNeely, as well as a son Christian, 27, with Tamara Hood, and 11-year-old daughter Angel with Scary Spice Mel B.

Hes been busy over the years.

Eddie had a now infamous paternity battle with Mel B when daughter Angel was born however, the pair have since appeared to be on good terms with Mel praising Eddie while speaking to Emma Bunton on Heart FM recent;ly

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Hes a really nice guy. Angels actually staying with him right now. Hes lovely, she mentioned.

However, they werent always on such good terms.

The couple have been together since 2012 (Picture: Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images)

When Mel fell pregnant with Angel, Eddie denied he was her father.

In excerpts published by The Sun, Mel recalled that Eddie told a reporter: Were not together anymore, and I dont know whose that child is until it comes out and has a blood test.

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Mel wrote: He said, “Well, you left me.” He sounded cold. I explained I hadnt, then said, “Im going to have to leave you now as this is what youve done to me”. I was pregnant. Dumped in public and made to look like a complete and utter slut and gold digger.

However, since a paternity test confirmed that Angel is his daughter, the star has stepped up to his dad duties, spending weekends with the 11-year-old.

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