The official trailer for the long awaited sequel Coming 2 America has been released by Amazon Studios.
The 2-minute long trailer kicks off with a sick James Earl Jones as King Father Jaffe Joffer telling Eddie Murphy’s King Akeem that even though Akeem is prepared to take on the throne of Zamunda, the royal throne needs to be given to a male heir. Akeem is told that he has a son in New York City that needs to be found so he and his #2 Semmi played by Arsenio Hall who doesn’t want to return to New York, travel back to the Big Apple.
Both new and returning actors appear in the trailer, which includes the likes of Jermaine Fowler as Akeem’s son Lavelle, Leslie Jones as Lavelle’s mom, Shari Headley returning as Akeem’s wife lisa, Tracy Morgan as Lavelle’s Uncle, Wesley Snipes as (the older brother of Colonel Iman Izzi in the 1988 original,) General Izzi and Teyana Taylor as his Henchwoman. The trailer also showcases Murphy’s and Hall’s various other characters like the barber and barbershop owner, Morris and Clarence, the Reverend Brown and Randy Watson.
Coming 2 America is set to premiere on March 5th 2021. You can see the trailer down below:
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