By Kevin Hoskinson
It’s finally here!
Amazon Studios has released the trailer for Coming 2 America, the follow up to the 1988 classic Coming To America.
Directed by Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow) and written by Barry Blaustein, David Sheffield and Kenya Barris, the film see’s Eddie Murphy returning as newly crowned King Akeem, along with Arsenio Hall playing his sidekick Semmi. The plot brings the two back to America so that Akeem can meet his long lost son. The film’s cast also includes James Earl Jones, Wesley Snipes, Jermain Fowler, Teyana Taylor and Leslie Jones.
While originally meant as a theatrical release, Amazon acquired the film from Paramount for a staggering $125 Million earlier in the year. The movie will premiere on Amazon Prime on March 5th, 2021.
Check out the trailer below and let us know what you think!