James Earl Jones is reprising his role as King Jaffe Joffer, Akeem's father and King of Zamunda in the hotly-anticipated sequel to 1988's "Coming to America".
The 88-year-old actor has joined forces with Eddie Murphy once again to appear in the hotly-anticipated sequel to 1988's "Coming to America" and is set to reprise his role as King Jaffe Joffer of Zamunda.
Murphy is to reprise his role as the King's son, Prince Akeem, a prince from a fictional African nation who travels to New York to try to escape an arranged marriage and find a wife.
According to Deadline, Paul Bates will also be returning to play Oha, Prince Akeem's stiff-upper-lipped manservant and bodyguard while award-winning rapper Rick Ross has joined the cast in an unknown role.
It was previously announced that Wesley Snipes will be boarding the cast as new character General Izzi.