Hollywood 2021: Coming 2 America–March 5

Coming 2 America
Release date: March 5

The long-awaited sequel to the 1988 Eddie Murphy hit was set to be released by Paramount in December before the studio sold the comedy to Amazon in late November for $125 million.

The film follows Murphy’s Prince Akeem, now set to become king, returning to America to find the son that his father tells him he has.

Director Craig Brewer reteams Murphy with original cast members Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Shari Headley and John Amos.

Murphy and Hall once again playing numerous characters.

New cast members include Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, KiKi Layne and Teyana Taylor.

Watch the trailer here.