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'Coming 2 America' Gets a Release Date!

Coming 2 America is coming 2 streaming!

The highly anticipated Coming to America sequel starring Eddie Murphy is set to hit AmazonPrime Video via Paramount Pictures on March 5, 2021, Variety confirmed Friday (November 20).

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The film is a sequel to John Landis’ 1988 original, which brought in over $288 million worldwide.

Here’s a plot summary: “In the sequel, directed by Craig Brewer, newly-crowned King Akeem and Semmi embark on a new adventure that has them traversing the globe from Zamunda, back to Queens.”

Original cast members returning including James Earl Jones, Shari Headley, John Amos and Louie Anderson, while new additions to the cast include Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Tracy Morgan, Jermaine Fowler, Bella Murphy, Rotimi, KiKi Layne, Nomzamo Mbatha and Teyana Taylor.

Coming to America was a cultural phenomenon that is one of the most loved and celebrated comedies of all time. Thanks to Eddie Murphy’s comedic genius along with the brilliant filmmakers, writers and fabulous cast, we couldn’t be more excited to celebrate this new adventure. We know audiences around the world will fall in love with this hilarious, joyful movie that will surely become a timeless favorite,” said Amazon’s Jennifer Salke.

“What could be better than a return to Zamunda? We are so excited for Amazon Studios to bring Eddie Murphy and Coming 2 America to a worldwide audience where they can laugh again with characters they have loved for 30 years, and meet new ones that they will love for years to come,” said producer Kevin Misher.

Check out some of the photos from the set while filming!

The Most-Watched Streaming Service Movies & TV Shows Revealed in Weekly Ratings!

The numbers are in!

Nielsen revealed the most watched shows and movies across every streaming service from October 5 to October 11.

Nielsen gathered the ratings from Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu and Disney Plus and calculated what everyone has been watching recently.

One highly buzzed-about show on social media made its debut on the Top 10, and three Netflix originals made the ranking for the very first time. The No. 1 most-watched program is hanging tight at the top spot for a second consecutive week, with a whopping 1.46 billion minutes of viewing time.

What have you been watching recently? Sound off in the comments about what you have been watching and if you’ve been enjoying it!

Click through the slideshow to see the most-watched streaming service shows and movies from early last month…

Judge Judy's New Court Show Will Stream First on Amazon & IMDb TV

Judy Sheindlin‘s long-running television series Judge Judy will be ending next year and she has set up plans for her next show!

The 78-year-old Emmy-winning TV star will be launching a new series at Amazon Studios and IMDb TV.

Variety reports that the new series will “see Sheindlin preside over a different court with her usual iron fist, featuring no-nonsense, expeditious verdicts on a new array of cases, litigants and judgments.”

“I’m over the moon to be in business with Amazon Studios and continuing this incredible journey with them on a new platform is so exciting,” Judy said in a statement. “I used to yell at my husband, Jerry, for all the packages he had ordered from Amazon every day. I have enough mouthwash in the cabinets to keep the entire planet’s breath fresh until the next millennium. The doorbell never stops ringing. The dogs don’t even bark at the delivery people anymore. After I signed this deal, I apologized to Jerry. Who would have thought that the Sheindlin’s and Amazon would be mishpachah?”

Judy previously was making $47 million a year for her work on Judge Judy and she sold the library of shows to CBS for a reported $95 million to $100 million figure.

New to Amazon Prime Video in November 2020 - Full List of Movies & TV Shows

Amazon Prime Video has released the list of all of the movies and TV shows coming to the streaming service in November of 2020!

There are so many fan favorite titles arriving, as well as Amazon originals that fans are going to love to see on this list.

Earlier this month, it was announced that a TV series based on this iconic ’90s horror movie is in the works at Amazon.

WHAT ARE YOU excited to watch in November on Amazon???

Click inside to see the full list of movies and television shows that are coming to Amazon Prime Video in just a few days…More Here! »

Sophia Lillis, Paul Bettany & Peter Macdissi Star in Amazon's LGBT-Themed 'Uncle Frank' - Watch the Trailer!

Sophia Lillis, Paul Bettany and Peter Macdissi star in Uncle Frank, and the first trailer is here!

The upcoming Amazon movie will debut on Prime Video on Thanksgiving.

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Here’s a plot summary: “In 1973, teenaged Beth Bledsoe (Sophia Lillis) leaves her rural Southern hometown to study at New York University where her beloved Uncle Frank (Paul Bettany) is a revered literature professor. She soon discovers that Frank is gay, and living with his longtime partner Walid ‘Wally’ Nadeem (Peter Macdissi) — an arrangement that he has kept secret for years. After the sudden death of Frank’s father — Beth’s grandfather — Frank is forced to reluctantly return home for the funeral with Beth in tow, and to finally face a long-buried trauma that he has spent his entire adult life running away from.”

The movie also stars Stephen Root, Margo Martindale, Steve Zahn, Judy Greer and Lois Smith.

A series based on an iconic ’90s horror is also coming to Amazon soon.

Watch the trailer…

Tessa Thompson & Nnamdi Asomugha Fall in Love in 'Sylvie's Love' Trailer - Watch!

The trailer for Tessa Thompson and Nnamdi Asomugha‘s new movie Sylvie’s Love has been released!

The 37-year-old Thor: Ragnorak actress and the 39-year-old football player turned actor, who is also married to Kerry Washington, star in the upcoming 1950s romance movie heading to Amazon Prime Video this holiday season.

Amazon’s Sylvie’s Love synopsis reads: “Robert (Asomugha), a saxophonist, spends late nights playing behind a less-talented but well-known bandleader as member of a jazz quartet. Sylvie (Thompson), who dreams of a career in television, spends her summer days helping around her father’s record store, as she waits for her fiancé to return from war. When Robert takes a part-time job at the record store, the two begin a friendship that sparks a deep passion in each of them unlike anything they have felt before.”

“As the summer winds down, life takes them in different directions, bringing their relationship to an end,” the synopsis continues. “Years pass, Sylvie’s career as a TV producer blossoms, while Robert has to come to terms with what the age of Motown is doing to the popularity of Jazz. In a chance meeting, Sylvie and Robert cross paths again, only to find that while their lives have changed, their feelings for each other remain the same.”

Sylvie’s Love will begin streaming worldwide December 25 on Amazon Prime Video!

'I Know What You Did Last Summer' Series in the Works at Amazon!

I Know What You Did Last Summer is becoming a series!

The 1997 horror flick, as well as its source 1973 novel by Lois Duncan, is becoming a YA horror drama at Amazon, THR reported Wednesday (October 14).

“The show will share a premise with the movie, in which a group of teenagers is stalked by a killer a year after a fatal accident on their graduation night, but put a modern spin on the material,” the outlet reports.

Gossip Girl‘s Sara Goodman is writing and executive producing the show, which comes from Amazon Studios and Sony Pictures TV. The film starred Jennifer Love Hewitt, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe and Freddie Prinze Jr. and grossed $125 million worldwide.

“We are thrilled to have I Know What You Did Last Summer with our incredible partners at Amazon Studios. Neal Moritz and Original Film’s development consistently fires on all cylinders and that is proven once again with Sara Goodman’s contemporary and pulsating character weaving suspense thriller,” said Sony Pictures TV Studios co-president Jason Clodfelter.

“The best horror franchises always have another scare coming, and this I Know What You Did Last Summer series from Sara Goodman is a perfectly twisted update to the iconic slasher movie. Any way you slice it, our global Prime Video customers will love this modern take on the fan favorite film.” said Amazon’s Albert Cheng.

Speaking of ’90s horrors, a beloved actress is returning for a sequel!