Coming 2 America is a 2021 American comedy film starring Eddie Murphy as the sequel to the 1986 film Asar to America. The film is directed by Kenya Barris, with screenplays by Barry W. Blastain and David Sheffield, and a story by Blastain, Sheffield and Justin Kane based on characters created by Carrig Brewer and Murphy. It stars Murphy, Arsenio Hall, Jermaine Fowler, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Kiki Lane, Shari Headley, Tiana Taylor, Wesley Snipes and James Earl Jones.
Originally released in theaters via Paramount Pictures, the distribution rights to the film were sold to Amazon Studios due to the COVID-19 epidemic. It was digitally released on March 4, 2021 via Amazon Prime Video. America 2 America has received mixed reviews from critics.
Coming 2 America – Official Trailer
Release Of Coming 2 America
Coming 2 America was released by Prime Video on March 4, 2021, a day before the announcement. The film was originally scheduled to be released dramatically by Paramount Pictures on August 720, 2020, but was pushed back on December 18, 2020, before the start of the COVID-19 epidemic. In 2020, 2020, Amazon Studios acquired the distribution rights to the film for 125 million. After its release, Amazon claimed that the film was the best opening week of any streaming movie since 2020.
Cast Of Coming 2 America
- Eddie Murphy as Prince / King Akeem Joffer
# Murphy also plays Randy Watson, a soul singer for the fictional band Sexual Chocolate, as well as Mr. Clarence, the local barber, and Saul, the barbershop’s Jewish customer.
- Arsenio Hall as Semmi
# Hall also plays Reverend Brown, a church reverend, as well as Mr. Clarence’s right-hand barber, Morris, and Baba, a witch doctor. He also reprized his role as Extremely Ugly Girl from the first film through stock footage.
- Jermaine Fowler as Lavelle Junson.
- Leslie Jones as Mary Junson.
- Tracy Morgan as Uncle Reem Junson.
- KiKi Layne as Princess Meeka Joffer
- Shari Headley as Queen Lisa Joffer
- Wesley Snipes as General Izz
- Teyana Taylor as Bopoto Izzi
- James Earl Jones as King Jaffe Joffer
- Bella Murphy as Princess Omma Joffer
- Akiley Love as Princess Tinashe Joffer
- Paul Bates as Oha
- John Amos as Cleo McDowell
- Louie Anderson as Maurice
- Rotimi as Idi Izzi
- Vanessa Bell Calloway as Imani Izzi
- Nomzamo Mbatha as Mirembe
- Clint Smith like candy
- Luenell as Livia
- Michael Blackson as Izzi’s lieutenant
- Garcelle Beauvais as Grace
- Trevor Noah as Totatsi Bibinyana
- Colin Jost as Mr. Duke
- Morgan Freeman as himself
- Davido as himself
- In Vogue as themselves
- Salt-N-Pepa as themselves
- Gladys Knight as herself
- Dikembe Mutombo as himself
- Rick Ross as General Izzi’s soldier
John Legend appears in a mid-credits scene singing “She She’s Your Queen to Be” as Paul Bates sings in the first film.
Plot Of Coming 2 America
On the 30th anniversary of his marriage to Lisa McDowell, Prince Akim of Jamunda has been summoned before his late father, King Jafi Joffar. Jaffe and his shaman Baba reveal to a bewildered Akeem that he had fathered a son during his first visit to Queens, New York, after Semmi had incited two women to spend the night with them while Akeem was still searching for his future. Queen. One of them drugged Akeem, resulting in a date that he did not remember. As Zamundian tradition demands that only a male successor can inherit the throne, and Lisa has only had daughters, Akeem is forced to travel back to Queens to retrieve his son. Otherwise, Akeem could face assassination and country warfare by Zamunda’s militaristic neighboring nation Nexdoria, whose dictator General Izzi (the brother of Akeem’s original groomed future girlfriend) has been putting pressure on the daughter. Akeem’s eldest, Meeka, to marry her silly son, Idi. .
Following King Jaffe’s funeral and Akeem’s ascension to king, he and Semmi travel to Queens to meet his illegitimate son, Lavelle Junson, who is a smart-mouthed ticket dealer struggling to get a real job. After an awkward reunion with his mother Mary, Akeem takes them and Lavelle’s Uncle Reem back to Zamunda, much to the chagrin of his family. When General Izzi learns of this, he goes on to present his daughter Bopoto to Lavelle as one last chance to claim the Zamunda throne, but to qualify as a royal prince, Lavelle first has to pass a series of traditional … and tests. dangerous.
At first, Lavelle is very reluctant to put himself in harm’s way, but is later joined by Mirembe, a royal hairdresser, who tells him of Akeem’s quest to find his queen and encourages him to go his own way. Lavelle gradually develops an understanding with Akeem’s family and, using his wits and some forced courage from him, goes on and is named Prince of Zamunda. However, at his accession party, Lavelle overhears a conversation between Akeem and Izzi that makes him believe that Akeem is just exploiting him, and he, Mirembe, Mary, and Reem return to New York. Upset about losing Mary, whom she has befriended, Lisa kicks Akeem out of her bedroom. After talking to his father, who reminds him of the progressive mind of the late Queen Aoleon, Akeem flies back to America, while Semmi stays behind to stop Izzi, who intends to return the next day to see Bopoto. marry Lavelle or declare war.
Upon returning to Queens, Akeem discovers that Lavelle and Mirembe are about to get married. Recalling the story of his own life, he gives them his blessing and frees Lavelle from his marriage to General Izzi’s daughter. Meanwhile, Semmi and the princesses fight and subdue General Izzi, forcing him to try a more diplomatic approach. Upon his return home, Akeem changes the tradition of royal succession by allowing his daughter Meeka to ascend to the throne upon his death, while Lavelle is appointed Zamunda’s ambassador to the United States and General Izzi has opened Nexdoria for a relationship. peaceful political and commercial. . The film concludes with a grand party at the royal palace, with Akeem’s friends from Queens as special guests, including a performance of the song “We Are Family” by Sexual Chocolate.