Coming to America

Coming to America



When the Crown Prince Akeem Joffer grows weary of his luxurious yet loveless lifestyle in the African nation of Zamunda, he decides to find love elsewhere. In order to find a wife that respects him for his true self, Akeem decides to go undercover and travel to Queens, New York. Coming to America is directed by John Landis. It is based on a story created by leading-man Eddie Murphy.

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Comedy, Romance


1h 57min

Age rating



Eddie Murphy
Prince Akeem / Clarence / Randy Watson / Saul
Arsenio Hall
Semmi / Extremely Ugly Girl / Morris / Reverend Brown
James Earl Jones
King Jaffe Joffer
John Amos
Cleo McDowell
Shari Headley
Lisa McDowell
Eriq La Salle
Darryl Jenks
Allison Dean
Patrice McDowell
Madge Sinclair
Queen Aoleon
Ralph Bellamy
Randolph Duke / Homeless Man #1 (uncredited)
Don Ameche
Mortimer Duke / Homeless Man #2 (uncredited)
Calvin Lockhart
Colonel Izzi
Garcelle Beauvais
Rose Bearer #3
Cuba Gooding Jr.
Boy Getting Haircut
Birdie M. Hale
Elderly Passenger
Vondie Curtis-Hall
Basketball Game Vendor
Clyde Jones
Soul Glo Man
Jim Abrahams
Face on Cutting Room Floor
Rose Bearer
Victoria Dillard
Bather / Dancer
Sheila Johnson
Paulette Banoza
Soul Glo Woman
Mary Bond Davis
Big Stank Woman
Carla Earle
Tough Girl
Karen Owens
Ex-Siamese Twin / Dancer
Sharon Owens
Ex-Siamese Twin / Dancer
Lisa Gumora
Kinky Girl
June Boykins
Strange Woman
Janette Colon
Fresh Peaches
Vanessa Colon
Sugar Cube
Monique Mannen
Boring Girl / Dancer
Mindora Mimms
Awareness Woman
Cynthia Finkley
Awareness Woman
David Sosna
Cartier Delivery Man
Montrose Hagins
Grandma Jenks
Tonja Rivers
Party Guest
Elaine Kagan
Telegraph Lady (uncredited)
Michael Tadross
Taxi Driver (uncredited)
Steve White
Subway Guy (uncredited)
Helen Hanft
Subway Lady (uncredited)
Leah Aldridge
Dancer (uncredited)
Aurorah Allain
Dancer (uncredited)
Paula Brown
Dancer (uncredited)
Dwayne Chattman
Dancer (uncredited)
Stephanie Clark
Dancer (uncredited)
Robin L. Dimension
Dancer (uncredited)
Shaun Earl
Dancer (uncredited)
Eric L. Ellis
Dancer (uncredited)
Sharon Ferrol-Young
Dancer (uncredited)
Eric D. Henderson
Dancer (uncredited)
Gigi Hunter
Dancer (uncredited)
Tanya Lynne Lee
Dancer (uncredited)
Jimmy Locust
Dancer (uncredited)
Donna M. Perkins
Dancer (uncredited)
Dionne Rockhold
Dancer (uncredited)
Gina Consuela Rose
Dancer (uncredited)
Randolph Scott
Dancer (uncredited)
Robbin Tasha-Ford
Dancer (uncredited)
Jerald Vincent
Dancer (uncredited)
Eyan Williams
Dancer (uncredited)
Roy Milton Davis
Homeless Man Around Garbage Can Bonfire (uncredited)
Dorian DeMichele
Viola (uncredited)
Mary Young
Stuck-Up Girl
Tobe Hooper
Party Guest

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