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Rotimi Teams Up With Crown Royal to Celebrate ‘Coming 2 America’


Rotimi received a 2-for-1 for being apart of the legendary Coming to America franchise. In addition to playing the role of “Idi Izzi,” the Power actor has become the latest ambassador for the Canadian whisky brand, Crown Royal. He speaks to the importance of the Barbershop and why it is a staple within the Black […]

Vanessa Bell Calloway Says Colorism is The Reason She Didn’t Land ‘Coming to America’ Lead Role

Vanessa Bell Calloway Says Colorism is The Reason She Didnt Land Coming 2 America Lead Role

Vanessa Bell Calloway recently explains that auditioning for the cult classic, ‘Coming to America,’ she faced colorism which led to her not receiving the lead role. Visit for more information Coming to America is a cult classic that’s set to premiere in early March. However, Vanessa Bell Calloway, who starred in the 1988 film, recently spills […]

‘Coming to America’ and Crown Royal Enter Partnership for Limited-Edition Pack


With Coming to America set to hit Amazon Prime on the first Friday of March, the film is celebrating a legacy of royalty in partnership with Crown Royal. Visit for more information Throughout Black Heritage Month, Crown Royal is celebrating heroes in the Black Community who have hit royalty status through hard work and […]

Def Jam to Release Soundtrack for ‘Coming 2 America’ on March 5

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Coming 2 America, the highly anticipated sequel to the Eddie Murphy film is set to arrive on March 5. The soundtrack for the film will come the same day via Def Jam Records. Visit for more information The soundtrack features the new single “I’m A King” by rising star Bobby Sessions and multiple Grammy […]

Amazon Prime Releases ‘Coming To America’ Trailer

Amazon Prime Releases Coming 2 America Trailer

Eddie Murphy claims his throne in the Coming 2 America trailer that was unveiled today by Amazon Prime. Visit for more information In the upcoming highly-anticipated movie Prince Akeem sets out on a quest to honor his father’s dying wish by meeting his son in New York and raising him as the Prince of […]

‘Coming 2 America’ Sequel Set To Premiere On Amazon Prime March 2021

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According to several confirmed reports, the long-awaited Coming 2 America sequel that was slated for release December 2020, will premiere on Amazon Prime in March 2021. Visit for more information All of the original Coming 2 America cast from Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, John Amos, and Paul Bates will be a […]

Tracy Morgan Joins the Cast of ‘Coming 2 America’ Sequel


The sequel to Coming 2 America is already stacked and it just got heavier with the addition of Tracy Morgan. Visit for more information The star of The Last O.G. will now join Eddie Murphy, Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Rick Ross, Michael Blackson and James Earl Jones in what is shaping up to an […]

Shari Headley to Reprise her Role in ‘Coming To America’ Sequel


It’s official! The core cast of the first installment of Coming 2 America will be returning for the sequel. Shari Headley will be returning in part two as Eddie Murphy’s love interest, Lisa McDowell. Visit for more information Headley will join the cast alongside Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, Paul Bates, and John […]