Lisa McDowell is coming back! Shari Headley Added to ‘Coming to America 2’ Cast

August 14, 2019

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Lisa McDowell is coming back! 

Shari Headley is set to reprise her role as Lisa McDowell in Paramount’s ‘Coming to America 2’ sequel. She will be joining Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, Kiki Layne, Jermaine Fowler, and Rick Ross along with the original superstars Eddie Murphy, James Earl Jones, Arsenio Hall, and Paul Bates.

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Coming 2 America will follow Akeem, now set to become king, discovering he has a son he never knew about, a street-savvy Queens native named Lavelle. Honoring his father’s dying wish to groom his son as a newly crowned prince, Akeem must once again return to America. The film will be directed by Craig Brewer, who previously worked with Paramount Pictures on Hustle & Flow, Blake Snake Moan, and the 2011 Footloose remake. black-ish creator Kenya Barris penned the script.

As of now, the release date is set for December 18, 2020.