Nigerian musician David Adeleke more popularly known as, Davido has confirmed as being cast in the sequel to the hit Hollywood movie, ‘Coming to America 2’.
On Monday, the pop singer and songwriter replied with “Can’t wait!” to a tweet by an entertainment account that announced he was featured in the sequel to the romantic comedy.
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The scoop about his participation in the movie was initially disclosed in September 2019 by comedian, Micheal Blankson who was with him at a concert in Atlanta.
“Davido told me he has a performance scene in the movie #ComingToAmerica2 congrats homie,” he tweeted.
It is unclear what role the ‘FEM’ hitmaker played in the movie.
Coming To America 2 – the sequel to its original released in 1988 – is set to be released on December 17, 2020 and our very own superstar singer is part of the amazing cast.
The Hollywood movie which has continued to make waves since the 1980s stars actors like Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, James Earl Jones, and Paul Bates as its main cast.
The movie will feature alongside some of the part 1 cast including top Hollywood actors and artistes like Jermaine Fowler, Wesley Snipes, Tracy Morgan, Leslie Jones, KiKi Layne, Rick Ross, Luenell, Rotimi, Teyana Taylor and Michael Blackson.
In the sequel, former Prince Akeem is set to become King of Zamunda when he discovers he has a son he never knew about in America – a street-savvy Queens native named Lavelle. Honouring his father’s dying wish to groom this son as the crowned prince, Akeem and Semmi set off to America.