"Coming to America" Eddie Murphy teases a sequel to classic

Are you excited about a "Coming to America" sequel? Eddie Murphy is reportedly working on one.

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Eddie Murphy tweeted a photo of Vanessa Bell Calloway as Imani Izzi in her dress with the caption "Coming to America sequel?

As the tweet generated excitement on the social media, it was immediately deleted alongside Eddie's account.

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There has been speculations that the tweet was deleted because it wasn't time for the information to be made public.


Directed by John Landis, the 1988 classic "Coming to America" tells the story of a prince from an African kingdom who embarks on a journey to America to find a wife.

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Scene from movie 'Coming to America'

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The original film was based on a story originally created by Eddie Murphy, who also starred in the lead role. The film also co-stars Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Shari Headley and John Amos.

Are you excited about a "Coming to America" sequel?

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