Netflix is bringing back the ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ franchise.
Paramount Pictures has signed a licensing deal with Netflix to produce the next movie in the ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ franchise, and it is expected the film will star Eddie Murphy and the movie’s original producer Jerry Bruckheimer. Netflix plans to work with the duo to acquire scripts and directors before getting financing and releasing the film on the streaming platform.
The deal also comes with the option to create a sequel and the third deal between Paramount and Netflix. The agreements also illustrate the relationship with Eddie Murphy and Netflix, who, after appearing on Jerry Seinfeld’s Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee premiered in his own Netflix movie ‘Dolemite Is My Name,’ playing actor Rudy Ray Moore. Paramount is working with Eddie Murphy to develop. Sequel to ‘Coming to America’, which is now filming and casting in Atlanta, Georgia.