coming to America Fans are excited to see the entire gang for the sequel, 2 coming to America. More than 30 years since the original comedy coming to America Has allowed him to introduce many new characters. Here Joe will join Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones and Sherry Headley coming to America The sequel.
Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, Nomzamo Meibatha, Bella Murphy, Akili Love and Tyona Taylor spoke at a press conference about their new characters coming to America The sequel. We’ll be back and forth with actors and filmmakers 2 coming to America On the showbiz cheat sheet before its premiere on Amazon Prime on March 5.
The Coming to America ‘sequel introduces Prince Akeem’s extended family
in coming to America, Akeem (Eddie Murphy) came to Queens to find love. Now, he is married to Lisa (Sherry Headley) with daughters, but they find out that they had a son from an encounter in Queens. Leslie Jones plays Mary, a woman Akeem had met before Lisa.
“The character is me,” Jones said. “Seriously, just this ghetto, so much free life.” You won’t have to take care of me. I’ll take care of myself I did not need a prince to raise my son. Oh, here you are now. … It was so easy to play because it was one of those characters that you embrace. I like the kind of characters that are in a film that is going to connect everyone together. Just carelessness. Yes, girl, I’m sorry for sleeping with your man.
Their son is Lavelle, whom Akeem takes back to Zamunda once he arrives in America, to teach him what a prince he will be. Jermaine Fowler plays LaValle.
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“He Begins to get his bearings, but it’s not without the support of the people around him when he starts to feel, ”said Fowler. “He It does not take it seriously at first. Then he starts. “
Lavelle’s Uncle Ream comes to Jamunda with her and Mary. Morgan joins coming to America Cast as Uncle Reem.
“I thought of myself as Old Dirty Bastard to Wu Tang on the set,” Morgan said. “He The whole was Wu Tang. You always find a person in the family who keeps everyone together. Even though her mother is my sister, she was probably a slut on the streets, she is still my sister. I knew that but I love him. “
‘Coming to America’ sequel is full of girl power
When 2 coming to America Zamunda returns, you will meet the next generation of powerful women. Akeem’s daughters (Love, Bella Murphy and Keiki Layne) are all warriors, as is Bopoto (Taylor), the daughter of General Izzy (Wesley Snaps). Love and Murphy trained for their action sequences.
“I just pick up things very quickly personally and I learn very easily,” Love said. “It was really fun to do it, but I was kind of nervous because they wanted me to beat this very big guy.” They wanted me to bo staff and just hit it where the sun didn’t shine. So I was doing it and then I was really having a lot of fun because I got a chance to swing the glasses and throw a vase over her head. “
2 coming to America Has a lot more action than coming to America. Murphy actually fights Snipes in the end.
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“I was nervous because I was moving my wand back and forth and I didn’t want to hit Wesley Snaps in the head because it’s not a good effect,” Murphy said. “It turned out really well but it was really great to play this kind of character because I just felt so empowered. I feel like the story shows that women can do just like men If not, they can do it even better. “
The sequel has more music than before coming to America, Too. When Izzy introduced Akeem and Bopoto, Taylor gave a musical number.
“The big performance was added a little later,” Taylor said. “When I heard that I was doing this, I was fine, I have got many big shoes. The scene is also basically re-enacting, so damn it, oh my god, that’s too much. “
The new characters also teach Akeem
This royal barber is Mirembe (Mbatha) with whom Lavelle falls in love. Their romance bears some similarities to the original coming to America.
“It was about what I as an African woman have been able to bring in terms of nuances, in terms of roots and to have it so rooted in texture and culture and to see myself,” Mbatha said. “Mirembe is funny, he’s smart, he’s sassy but he also brings a lot of grounding. I’m really excited for every brown girl, every little girl around the world just to see herself, central herself To listen through the subject. “
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Initially, Akeem seeks Lavelle so that he can take his place on the Zamunda throne. When Lyle falls for Mirambe, Akeem has one or two things to learn.
“When I go through my situation with Mirembe, he is slowly reminded about what attracted him to his love for Queens and Lisa,” Fowler said. “All that comes back to him, but it’s something you learn throughout the film. This film just reminds me of true love. Sometimes we just get a head injury just for remembering that. “