Watch video · Eddie Murphy, 54, is becoming embroiled in ex Mel B's bitter divorce battle if Stephen Belafonte seeks visitation of the actor's daughter Angel.. On Thursday, a Los Angeles judge ruled Stephen could apply for access to Mel, 42, and Eddie's year-old daughter Angel as a stepparent, in a move that would permit the Shrek actor to join the . Eddie Murphy is the father of “Scary Spice” Melanie Brown’s 2-month-old daughter, Brown’s rep confirms to PEOPLE. The results of the DNA test, which Murphy took on June 11, were received by Brown on Thursday afternoon, says rep Liza Anderson. He previously fathered five kids with ex-wife Nicole Mitchell Murphy, a son with Tamara Hood Johnson, another son with Paulette McNeely and a daughter with former Spice Girl Mel B. These are the five mothers of Eddie Murphy’s children.