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  1. J Balvin talks Beyonc , worldwide success and 'cool vibes' atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 7 | Houston Chronicle

    ... doing stand-up comedy, which led to success in film and TV - from starring roles next to Eddie Murphy in "Coming to America" to hosting his own late-night talk show on Fox. For nearly two decades, though, Hall stepped back from stand-up, spending ...


  2. Mel B Accuses Stephen Belafonte Of Sabotaging Daughter's Relationship With Eddie MurphyRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2013 | WENN Blog

    ... gave her the biggest hug and repeatedly told her how much he missed her and how much he loves her." The Coming to America star has allegedly bought Angel a cell phone and two puppies and has enrolled her in the same school as some of his other eight ...


  3. 2018 Funko Pop Coming to America FiguresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 2 | The Cardboard Connection

    Funko Pop Coming to America highlights the 1988 film about an African prince looking for love in the United States. The comedy stars Eddie Murphy, and the Pop! Movies lineup includes several versions of Murphy as Prince Akeem.


  4. 'Black Panther' Movie Success Sends Demand for African Attire Through the RoofRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 28 | Black Enterprise

    ... to the store. "At our height of sales, people came in looking to dress like Shaka Zulu and Eddie Murphy in Coming to America ," Oton said. "We were able to accommodate them as I had brought out spears and shields from our storage."


  5. Now an Empty Nester, Arsenio Hall Returns to the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 27 | Houston Press

    ... just a catch-up session. Rather, Hall and Murphy are meeting to read script pages for the long-rumored Coming to America sequel. The film unquestionably stands at the pinnacle of Hall's filmography, and this makes sense, considering Hall found far ...


  6. Edward Ademolu: How I marvelled at Black Panther's reimagining of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... there was the similarly named and seemingly "African-sounding" Zumunda in Eddie Murphy's 1998 blockbuster Coming to America . But Zumunda presented as nothing more than a visual repository of African clichA s and normative assumptions, where ...


  7. Black Heritage Ball celebrates Black History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 22 | The Daily Vidette

    ... two students the honor of Mr. and Ms. BSU for campus involvement. The theme of this year's ball will be " Coming to America Experience ," based off of the 1988 Eddie Murphy movie. "We chose this [theme] because the times we are portrayed as kings ...


  8. For Black people, 'Black Panther' is a crucial viewing experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 19 | ThinkProgress

    ... exceptionally outgoing fellow outfitted himself as Prince Akeem, the Eddie Murphy character in the 1988's "Coming to America." (He was something of a selfie-magnet, as Kinfolk members lined up to snap a picture with him on their iPhones.) "There was ...


  9. Black Panther' Fans Go All-Out for Marvel Film's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | SFGate

    ... dressed as an entirely different fictional African royalty, Prince Akeem from Eddie Murphy's 1988 film "Coming to America." A black themed carpet was laid out for the star at the European premiere of "Black Panther" in London. The big budget film ...


  10. 10 must-see movies to watch in honor of Black History MonthRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2018 | The Sidelines

    ... This movie also features a young Kerry Washington in a supporting role. For comedic relief, watch "Coming to America." It's one of Eddie Murphy's most hilarious movies. This movie depicts the adventures of a young African prince, played by Eddie ...


  11. Audiences Across The Country Brought The Culture To Black Panther's Premiere! See The Stunning GarbRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Perez Hilton

    Fans came out in droves to Black Panther 's hotly anticipated premiere on Thursday night - and they brought the culture with them! Audiences nationwide celebrated the acclaimed Marvel movie by dressing up for it's theatrical debut, donning everything from traditional African garb to character costumes to costumes from the 1988 Eddie Murphy film Coming to America . As many noted in their social media posts, fans felt it was important to dress in a way that was appropriate for the superhero film that represented a massive cultural movement.


  12. "Black Panther" Proves To Be Opening Day BehemothRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | HipHopDx

    ... in full cosplay or Wakanda-inspired attire. There's a dude in my theatre dressed like Eddie Murphy in Coming To America lmaoo #blackpanther Some #BlackPanther movie goers did not come to play. Check out the head to toe ...


  13. 'Black Panther': Fans Around the Country Dress for Opening NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... African clothing to character costumes. There were some costumes from the 1988 Eddie Murphy movie Coming to America, too. Shout out to all the kings and queens who showed up to BLACK PANTHER last night dressed to impress Y Y 3 4 Y'' ...


  14. Michael Blackson Says He Wouldn't Have Accepted $500K From Netflix Either [Exclusive Video]Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | WCKX-FM Columbus

    ... her public stance against Netflix, he reveals that he agrees that she deserves more money. With news of a "Coming To America" sequel recently coming to light, he speaks on the possibility of him ending up in the movie. Check out this exclusive video ...


  15. 2018 Winter Olympics: Denver couple has best sign at men's halfpipe finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | USA Today

    ... he was the slimy, conniving Darryl Jenks, heir to the Soul Glo fortune, in the 1988 Eddie Murphy hit Coming to America . So the sign works on a few levels for straight laughs, as anyone who has watched the movie dozens of times on Sunday afternoons, ...


  16. Can 'Black Panther' Be A Box Office Game-Changer Overseas?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Deadline

    ... saw a number of his live-action $100M-plus-grossing domestic titles clear larger results abroad including Coming to America, Doctor Dolittle and The Nutty Professor ( Beverly Hills Cop 2 made close to the same amount of money overseas as its $153M ...


  17. 'Black Panther' set to make movie historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 |

    ... n American cast, director and writer. Even counting inflation, the movie should easily top Eddie Murphy's "Coming to America," which made over $281 million at the box office in 1988.


  18. Houston Astros: Fresno Grizzlies will sport "Coming to America" jerseysRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | Call to the Pen

    The Triple-A affiliate for the Houston Astros will be playing in style in 2018; sporting rad 1980's Coming to America jerseys. The Houston Astros are king of the MLB world, and they do as they please.


  19. What's on TV Friday: '2 Dope Queens' and 'Seeing Allred'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... New York City cultural juggernaut, Sarah Jessica Parker, as well as the droll stand-up Aparna Nancherla. COMING TO AMERICA (1988) 7 p.m. on Starz. In an interview with Jimmy Kimmel last week , the "Black Panther" star Lupita Nyong'o admitted to ...


  20. Check out these Black History Month T-shirts created by black-owned companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | ABC News

    ... classic TV show "A Different World," created a T-shirt inspired by Eddie Murphy 's 1988 cult classic film "Coming to America." In the film, Murphy plays a "singer" named Randy Watson and we're thankful Hillman Bookstore turned that classic scene ...