‘Coming to America’ Sequel Atlanta Casting Call for African Citizens

Eddie Murphy
NEW YORK - APRIL 21: Actor Eddie Murphy at Tribeca Shrek Forever After premier at Ziegfeld Theater on April 21, 2010 in New York City. - Image (Nata Sha / Shutterstock.com)

Coming 2 America: The Quest ” starring Eddie Murphy to is now casting African citizens in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on September 25th through the 30th in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • AFRICAN CITIZENS: Men and Women who can portray AFRICAN, able to portray age range 18-80, variety of African community types. NO Facial hair-men must be clean-shaven. No visible tattoos. Natural hair colors/styles only.

About ‘Coming 2 America: The Quest’:

As Project Casting previously reported, the upcoming sequel will be released on August 7, 2020. The studio has reportedly hired the director of “Hustle & Flow,” Craig Brewer, to direct the project with Eddie Murphy expected to return as the star of the show. Explore Georgia reports the new movie is now filming in Atlanta under the name “Coming 2 America: The Quest”.

The upcoming “Coming 2 America” feature film will feature Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall as they reprise their roles of Prince Akeem and Semmi. In the original feature film, Akeem, a prince of fictional Zumunda, Africa, came to the United States to learn how to be an American while seeking love who will love him for him and not for his wealth and money. The movie was a hit. It earned $128 million in 1988 and was the third biggest movie of the year.

How to apply:

Coming 2 America: The Quest Casting Call

***The QUEST***

Work Dates: WEDNESDAY 9/25/19, THURSDAY 9/26/19, FRIDAY 9/27/19 and MONDAY 9/30/19 (subject to change) (*MUST be available for ALL work dates!)

Fitting: TUESDAY 9/17/19 (*MUST be able to attend this fitting on this date!)

Rate: $80/8
Location: Atlanta, GA

AFRICAN CITIZENS: Men and Women who can portray AFRICAN, able to portray age range 18-80, variety of African community types. NO Facial hair-men must be clean-shaven. No visible tattoos. Natural hair colors/styles only.

If this is you please submit a clear photo(s), name, number height, weight and sizes to [email protected]

Please put ZAMUNDAN CITIZEN in the subject line.

**IF YOU HAVE ALREADY BEEN PREFIT or are scheduled to be prefit IN A DIFFERENT ROLE – PLEASE DO NOT SUBMIT FOR THIS!–

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Please do not apply, if you are not local or if you do not fit the description.

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