Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ Atlanta Casting Call for Musicians

Eddie Murphy Coming to America
Tracy Morgan and Eddie Murphy at the Los Angeles premiere of 'Dolemite Is My Name' held at the Regency Village Theatre in Westwood, USA on September 28, 2019. - Image (Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com)

Coming 2 America: The Quest ” casting call for musicians in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now casting actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming on October 31st in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • STREET BUCKET DRUMMERS: MALE who can portray African American, over 18 years old but able to portray age range 10-16, NO facial hair, should have experience playing drums and be comfortable playing on a bucket

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:

**The QUEST***

Work Date: THURSDAY 10/31/19

Rate: $150/12
Location: Atlanta, GA

STREET BUCKET DRUMMERS: MALE who can portray African American, over 18 years old but able to portray age range 10-16, NO facial hair, should have experience playing drums and be comfortable playing on a bucket

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

Please put BUCKET DRUMMER 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!–

Related: How to Find Acting Auditions and Casting Calls

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

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