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Reports say James Earl Jones will be back for “Coming to America 2,” as ‘King Jaffe Joffer,’ father to ‘Akeem.’ He joins new cast members that include, “If Beale Street Could Talk” star Kiki Layne and “Saturday Night Live” star Leslie Jones. Rick Ross has also joined the cast. Paul Bates is also reportedly coming back as ‘Oha,’ ‘Akeem’s’ servant. And Wesley Snipes will play a new character, ‘General Izzi,’ a man who rules a neighboring nation. The movie is schedule to drop August 7, 2020.

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Source: Hollywood Reporter/Deadline

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