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First Look Images from 'Coming2America' [PHOTOS]

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Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall

Amazon Studios have released some first look images from the highly anticipated sequel Coming2America

Set in the lush and royal country of Zamunda, newly-crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his trusted confidante Semmi (Arsenio Hall) embark on an all-new hilarious adventure that has them traversing the globe from their great African nation to the borough of Queens, New York where it all began.

Coming2America features many of the famous faces from the classic 80s film including James Earl Jones, Shari Headley, Vanessa Bell Calloway, and John Amos. Rounding out the all-star cast is Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, KiKi Layne, Teyana Taylor, Jermaine Fowler, Paul Bates, Nomzamo Mbatha, and Bella Murphy.

Coming2America is directed by Craig Brewer with a screenplay by Kenya Barris, Barry W. Blaustein and David Sheffield. Oscar winner Ruth E. Carter serves as the film's costume designer. 

See more images below: 

Credit Amazon Studios
James Earl Jones
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Eddie Murphy and Shari Headley


Credit Amazon Studios
Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall


Ray Cornelius is one of Atlanta’s newest entertainment writers and media personalities. His arts and entertainment website, www.raycornelius.com spotlights the latest in “positive” African-American celebrity news and was established in 2012. Since that time Cornelius has covered a myriad of red carpet premieres, award shows and Atlanta-based films including Tyler Perry’s Temptation, The BronzeLens Film Festival, The Trumpet Awards, and The Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards just to name a few. He has also interviewed a who’s who list of today’s top singers, actors and reality stars. With nearly 20 years of media experience, Cornelius has also worked as an associate producer for the Emmy-winning public affairs program, ATL Insider and with such award shows as The Soul Train Awards, The Trumpet Awards and BET Hip-Hop Awards.