• We're Headed Back to Zamunda! Coming to America's Sequel Finds a Director

    6 monthes ago - By Pop Sugar

    It's been 31 years since we've visited Zamunda, and it's about time we went back!
    The long-awaited sequel to the 1988 romantic comedy Coming to America has taken a step closer to becoming an official reality. Paramount Pictures has tapped Craig Brewer, the director of Hustle & Flow and the Footloose remake, to lead the project. Brewer is fresh from having directed Eddie Murphy in the Netflix film Dolemite Is My Name , and according to Deadline , the two are eager to work together again.
    Murphy is expected to return as Prince Akeem, who traveled from his fictional African country of Zamunda...
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  • It's official: Eddie Murphy to star in Coming to America 2

    It's official: Eddie Murphy to star in Coming to America 2

    6 monthes ago - By Consequence of Sound

    Coming to America , the classic 1988 comedy starring Eddie Murphy as an African prince traveling incognito to Queens to find true love, is getting a sequel more than 30 years after its initial release. Murphy will return in the role of Akeem, who in this movie comes back to the US to meet his long lost son and heir to his nation's throne.
    Deadline reports that Paramount Pictures has signed on Craig Brewer to helm Coming to America 2. The filmmaker intends to reunite Murphy with the the rest of the original cast, which includes Arsenio Hall, Shari Headley, John Amos, and James Earl...
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