When ‘Coming 2 America’ to premiere on March 5, 2021, will be 33 years separating from its original, ‘Coming To America’.
In the hit 1988 comedy, Eddie Murphy as the young African Prince Akeem.
He comes to America to find a queen whom he truly loves.
In this sequel, Akeem must return to the United States, a few decades later. This because he learns that he’s the father to a son in Queens, New York.
Eddie Murphy returns as Prince Akeem, besides Arsenio Hall (Semmi), and James Earl Jones (King Jaffe Joffer).
Together, Shari Headley (Queen Lisa), John Amos (Cleo McDowell), Louie Anderson (Maurice), and the barbershop crew.
And we have some new faces too.
Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, Bella Murphy, Rotimi, KiKi Layne, Nomzamo Mbatha, and Teyana Taylor.
The first trailer promises to arrive tomorrow. But, today’s first ‘Coming 2 America’ poster is here.
See too, images from the cast of the comedy, released previously, with new faces and old faces.