Amazon Studios has acquired Coming 2 America from Paramount Pictures.
The next film and sequel to the iconic comedy. Coming to america It will be released worldwide on Prime Video on March 5, 2021.
Set in the fictional country of Zamunda, King Akeem, played by Eddie Murphy and his confidant Semmi, leaves his great nation and heads for the boroughs of Queens, New York.
Returning characters include King Jaffe Joffer (James Earl Jones), Queen Lisa (Shari Headley), Cleo McDowell (John Amos), Maurice (Louie Anderson) and the motley barbershop team. New cast members include Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermain Fowler, Bella Murphy, Rotimi, KiKi Layne, Nomzamo Mbatha, and Teyana Taylor.
The original film was released in the...