The comedy “Coming to America” with Eddie Murphy from 1988 gets more than 30 years later, a sequel. From August 7, 2020 will be the sequel in the theaters, announces a film studio Paramount Pictures. It reports the trade magazine Variety.
To expected Eddie Murphy to re-play the main role in the sequel, which has no title. For the director would be Paramount Pictures like to call on “Hustle & Flow”director Craig Brewer.
The original film was directed by John Landis and tells the story of a charming African prince who went to New York flight to escape an arranged marriage. “Coming to America” was a big hit in the theaters with a worldwide revenue of nearly 300 million Us dollars (266 million euros).