Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ Sequel is Now Hiring Atlanta Actors

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 honor guards in Atlanta, Georgia.

Casting directors are now hiring actors, models, and talent to work on scenes filming between October 15th and early November in Atlanta, Georgia.

Producers are seeking the following types:

  • HONOR GUARDS: MALE who can portray AFRICAN, able to portray age range 20-35, fit, athletic and in good physical shape, height range 5’10”-6’2″, professional, conservative. No visible tattoos. MUST be willing to be clean-shaven (NO facial hair at all!)

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: TUES 10/15, WEDS 10/16, THURS 10/17, MON 10/28, TUES 10/29, WEDS 10/30, THURS 10/31 and WEDS 11/6. *MUST be available for ALL listed dates and have flexible availability to allow for schedule changes.

Fitting Date: TUESDAY 10/8/19 at 1:00pm (*MUST be able to attend fitting on this date and time)

Rate: $80/8
Location: Atlanta, GA

HONOR GUARDS: MALE who can portray AFRICAN, able to portray age range 20-35, fit, athletic and in good physical shape, height range 5’10”-6’2″, professional, conservative. No visible tattoos. MUST be willing to be clean-shaven (NO facial hair at all!)

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

Please put HONOR GUARD 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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