The sequel to 1988 film, Coming to America, is set for release in theatres on December 18th, 2020.
In Coming to America 2 , Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, John Amos, James Earl Jones and Shari Headley will reprise their original roles. Building on the first film’s plot and characters, the sequel brings in new characters played by Jermaine Fowler, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Nomzamo Mbatha, Rick Ross and Nigerian singer, Davido.
Contrary to popular opinion, the 2020 film is not the singer’s first foray into acting as he’s previously taken on acting roles in Nollywood in John Zerebe , Legend At 60  and Fate of Alakada [2020 release suspended to due to COVID-19 pandemic]
The Fall crooner excitedly tweeted, “Can’t wait!” in response to a tweet on his casting in the film.
Coming to America 2 will only be released in December by Paramount Pictures in the US and Canada.