Wesley Snipes in for ‘Coming to America’ sequel with Eddie Murphy
Paramount has confirmed that Wesley Snipes will play alongside Eddie Murphy in the sequel to the 80s smash hit, Coming to America.
Coming 2 America will see Prince Akeem (played by Murphy) of the fictional country of Zamunda returning to the United States.
As Akeem prepares to be named king of Zamunda, he finds out he has a son in America. To honour his father’s dying wish, he sets off to America to find him.
Arsenio Hall will also return as Akeem’s best friend, Semmi.
Craig Brewer is directing the project, which is being written by Kenya Barrish (Blach-Ish).