The new Coming 2 America poster features new and familiar characters
Amazon Prime Video has released a brand new one Coming 2 America Poster for the long-awaited 1988 comedy sequel Come to Americawith the return of familiar characters led by Eddie Murphy, as well as new characters such as Wesley Snipes and Leslie Jones. The film will be available for streaming on Friday March 5th. Check out the full poster in the gallery below!
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Located in the lush and regal land of Zamunda, Coming 2 America continues to follow the newly crowned King Akeem and his trusted confidante Semmi, who embarks on a brand new, fun adventure as they cross the globe from their great African nation to the borough of Queens in New York – where it all began.
The sequel will feature the return of original cast members Eddie Murphy as Akeem, Arsenio Hall as Semmi, James Earl Jones as King Jaffe Joffer, Shari Headley as Queen Lisa, John Amos as Cleo McDowell and Louie Anderson as Maurice and the colorful barbershop crew. This star-studded ensemble includes Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, Bella Murphy, Rotimi, KiKi Layne, Nomzamo Mbatha, and Teyana Taylor.
Buy the first one Come to America Film here!
Coming 2 America Directed by Craig Brewer based on a script by black Creators Kenya Barris, Barry W. Blaustein and David Sheffield, with a story by Barry W. Blaustein, David Sheffield and Justin Kanew, based on characters created by Eddie Murphy. It is a co-production by Paramount Pictures, New Republic Pictures and Eddie Murphy Productions. The producers are Kevin Misher and Eddie Murphy, and the executive producers are Brian Oliver, Bradley Fischer, Valerii An, Kenya Barris, Charisse Hewitt-Webster, Michele Imperato Stabile and Andy Berman.
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The original film, directed by John Landis in 1988, played Murphy as a wealthy African prince who comes to Queens, New York and poses as a poor man looking for a bride. It became a box office hit, grossing over $ 280 million worldwide.