Paramount Home Entertainment has officially announced their physical releases of the comedy sequel ‘Coming 2 America’ starring Eddie Murphy. The new film will be available to own on Blu-ray and DVD on March 8, 2022. Continue below to check out the full announcement for the release including bonus content information and more, plus artwork for both physical releases.
The Long-Awaited Sequel to the Smash Hit Coming To America
Debuts on Blu-ray™
Arriving March 8, 2022, Brand-New Disc Includes Exclusive Behind-the-Scenes Footage and Director Commentary
The highly anticipated follow-up to the beloved classic Coming To America makes its Blu-ray and DVD debut when COMING 2 AMERICA arrives March 8, 2022 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
Akeem and Semmi are back for a brand-new, hilarious adventure! In COMING 2 AMERICA, newly crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his trusted confidante Semmi (Arsenio Hall) traverse the globe from their great African nation of Zamunda to the borough of Queens, New York when Akeem learns he has a long-lost son in the United States. In addition to Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall, the outrageously entertaining film features an incredible cast including James Earl Jones, John Amos, Louie Anderson, Shari Headley, Wesley Snipes, Tracy Morgan, and Leslie Jones.
The COMING 2 AMERICA Blu-ray includes commentary by director Craig Brewer (Dolemite Is My Name, “Empire”) and an exclusive featurette entitled “From Queens to Zamunda,” which includes never-before-seen footage and interviews.
The COMING 2 AMERICA DVD includes the feature film in standard definition.
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AMAZON STUDIOS Presents In Association with PARAMOUNT PICTURES and NEW REPUBLIC PICTURES
An EDDIE MURPHY PRODUCTIONS / MISHER FILMS Production
A CRAIG BREWER Film “COMING 2 AMERICA” EDDIE MURPHY ARSENIO HALL
JERMAINE FOWLER LESLIE JONES TRACY MORGAN KIKI LAYNE
SHARI HEADLEY WITH WESLEY SNIPES AND JAMES EARL JONES
Music by JERMAINE STEGALL Visual Effects Supervisor JON FARHAT Costume Designer RUTH E. CARTER
Edited by DAVID CLARK DEBRA NEIL-FISHER, ACE BILLY FOX, ACE
Production Designer JEFFERSON SAGE Director of Photography JOE “JODY” WILLIAMS
Executive Producers BRIAN OLIVER BRADLEY J. FISCHER VALERII AN
KENYA BARRIS CHARISSE HEWITT-WEBSTER MICHELE IMPERATO STABILE ANDY BERMAN
Produced by KEVIN MISHER, p.g.a. EDDIE MURPHY, p.g.a. Based on Characters Created by EDDIE MURPHY
Story by BARRY W. BLAUSTEIN & DAVID SHEFFIELD and JUSTIN KANEW
Screenplay by KENYA BARRIS and BARRY W. BLAUSTEIN & DAVID SHEFFIELD
Directed by CRAIG BREWER
SOUNDTRACK ALBUM ON DEF JAM RECORDS
About Paramount Home Entertainment
Paramount Home Entertainment (PHE) is part of Paramount Pictures Corporation (PPC), a global producer and distributor of filmed entertainment. PPC is a unit of ViacomCBS (NASDAQ: VIAC; VIACA), a leading content company with prominent and respected film, television and digital entertainment brands. The PHE division oversees PPC’s home entertainment and transactional digital distribution activities worldwide. The division is responsible for the sales, marketing and distribution of home entertainment content on behalf of Paramount Pictures, Paramount Animation, Paramount Television Studios, Paramount Players, MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and CBS and applicable licensing and servicing of certain DreamWorks Animation titles. PHE additionally manages global licensing of studio content and transactional distribution across worldwide digital distribution platforms including online, mobile and portable devices and emerging technologies.
COMING 2 AMERICA
Street Date: March 8, 2022
U.S. Rating: PG-13 for crude and sexual content, language and drug content.
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