Nigerians have taken to social media to show how excited they are after the trailer for the long awaited sequel “Coming 2 America” was released.
The new film sees the return of some cast members of the original 1988 classic including Eddie Murphy as Akeem, Arsenio Hall as Semmi and James Earl Jones as King Jaffe Joffer.
The sequel is set to release on Amazon Prime on March 5, 2021.
It follows Akeem as he returns to New York City in a quest to reunite with his long-lost son (Jermaine Fowler), a Queens native whom Akeem must groom to be the next crown prince of Zamunda.
Joining the original cast are Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, Bella Murphy, Rotimi, KiKi Layne, Nomzamo Mbatha and Teyana Taylor, making ‘Coming 2 America’ the most anticipated comedy film of 2021.
Watch trailer below:
See some reactions below:
“Can’t wait😍, God pls keep us safe.”
“How are those barbers still alive??? 😁😁”
“Eddie Murphy doesn’t look old at all…see how others have obviously aged except him….”
“Dem no show davido…I tot they say OBO follow for the movie, make time do reach jare, this movie go go well😂😂”
“But he didn’t sleep around then na when he went looking for his bride so how can his son be in america 🤣🤣🤣🤣”
“Davido will be the missing son he is looking for “
“All I can say is just wow!!! 👏👏..cos this movie is goona be a block buster and FANTABULOUS!!!! 😂”