Murphy moved to California and searched for a dance partner while working as an instructor. The two began to compete and eventually became the 19 Austrian National Champions. She retired from competition and shifted her focus toward her dance academy.
Despite their success, the constant travel and Murphy's domestic commitments took their toll. She acted as a dance double for Julia Roberts in the movie Something to Talk About and appeared in Dance With Me, starring Vanessa L. She appeared in the 2010 movie "Degrassi Takes Manhattan" as a worker at a casino wedding chapel.
'Raquel finds Nigel fascinating and an absolute English gentleman.
In 2008, Murphy made guest appearances on international versions of So You Think You Can Dance, including So You Think You Can Dance Australia, So You Think You Can Dance Canada and So You Think You Can Dance Scandinavia.The pair was spotted at many places together, however, has not yet confirmed about their planning to get married.Before dating Cheryl there was a buzz about him linking up with Priscilla Presley, an American actress soon after his divorce with his wife.Nigel is currently dating Cheryl Shuman, the founder of the Beverly Hills Cannabis Club.At first, the couple denied about their relationship but after appearing together in an event of OK magazine, it was confirmed that the couple was dating each other.