Eddie Murphy’s Coming 2 America Shifts From Theaters to Amazon Prime Video

Paramount's comedy sequel will be available to stream in early 2021

The sequel to the 1988 comedy classic Coming to America was initially slated for a holiday theatrical release. Paramount

It’s official: Amazon Prime Video has snapped up the worldwide streaming rights to Coming 2 America, the anticipated sequel to Eddie Murphy’s 1998 comedy classic Coming to America.

@kelseymsutton kelsey.sutton@adweek.com Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.