Cease Fire! Mel B Makes Peace With Baby Daddy Eddie Murphy Amid Fight With Ex-Husband

Feb. 27 2018, Updated 4:21 p.m. ET

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The cold war between former Spice Girl Mel B and her baby daddy, Eddie Murphy, has thawed — thanks to the comedian's mom, RadarOnline.com has learned exclusively!

“It’s a big deal because when Mel originally split with Eddie it was over the way she spoke to his mom,” said a close pal of Mel, better known as Scary Spice.

The saucy songbird kick-started the truce by inviting Eddie’s mother, Lillian, to her Los Angeles home for Christmas dinner so Lillian could spend time with her granddaughter, Angel, now 10.

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Mel, 42, and Eddie, 56, dated briefly in 2006, but split when she was six months pregnant.

The former “Saturday Night Live” funnyman denied being Angel’s father — igniting a vicious paternity battle that led to a DNA test which proved he was Angel’s dad!

But tension between the former couple continued to mount.

Mel even claimed her then-husband, Stephen Belafonte — who she now labels a wife beater and a cheat — was a better father to Angel than Eddie ever was!

Stephen is said to be seeking visitation rights for Angel, but Eddie — who has a total of nine children — reportedly opposes the idea, and will support Mel’s fight to keep him away.

“Mel and Eddie are on good terms,” said a source.

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