Eddie Murphy is about to return to his position as “Prince Akeem.”
Sequels are sometimes a miss somewhat than they’re successful, particularly when it is a sequel to an older movie. People have been excited for Coming To America 2 because it was introduced, however followers have been weary whether or not Eddie Murphy would return for the main position. Thankfully, Paramount has confirmed that is the case, and on prime of that, they’re bringing again the movie’s unique director for the sequel.
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According to Deadline, Coming To America 2 will discover Eddie Murphy returning to his position as Prince Akeem. The comic will likely be teaming up with Craig Brewer for the movie who he not too long ago labored alongside for Netflix’s Dolemite Is My Name. Murphy was already excited to work with Brewer once more.
“After a few years of anticipation, I’m thrilled that Coming to America 2 is formally transferring ahead,” Murphy mentioned in an announcement. “We’ve assembled a fantastic crew that will likely be led by Craig Brewer, who simply did an incredible job on Dolemite, and I’m wanting ahead to bringing all these basic and beloved characters again to the large display.”
Black-Ish‘s Kenya Barris is at the moment re-writing a script by the unique writers of Coming To America, Barry Blaustein and David Sheffield.
There is not a begin date for manufacturing but, however they’re hoping to begin this yr.
Coming To America 2 will observe the story of Prince Akeem’s return to America after discovering that he has an extended misplaced son.