He subsequently attended California Institute of the Arts in Valencia, California.
Murphy"s first film as director was his 2004 Night of the Brocolli, about a man whose dinner vegetables exact a revenge. In 2010 he directed the animated sequences for 20th Century Fox"s Diary of a Wimpy Kid. In 2011 he was the director and producer of the Young Storytellers Foundation "Bohemian Dream Party", a charity event to benefit arts education for Los Angeles-based youth.
He also redesigned Mistress
Butterworth and directed her animation.