Tag Archives: Eddie Murphy

Paramount Hires Original “Coming to America” Writers to Pen Sequel for Eddie Murphy (Exclusive)

Coming to America 2Kevin Misher is producing the sequel to John Landis’ classic comedy, which grossed an astounding $288 million worldwide back in 1988.

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SHREK 5 (SALES)

Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMStory details are being kept under wraps, but will continue the adventures of the cantankerous ogre, his princess bride, and his donkey sidekick.

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Eddie Murphy And “Beverly Hills Cop” Returning With Directors Adil El Arbi And Bilall Fallah

directors croppedThe long-awaited fourth installment of Paramount’s iconic action-comedy franchise Beverly Hills Cop has landed directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah. Eddie Murphy is set to reprise his role as Axel Foley – a role that helped catapult him to stardom in the 1980s.

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Eddie Murphy In Talks To Star In Fake Netflix Doc “Soul Soul Soul: The Murray Murray Story”

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The movie will follow the life of the titular Murray Murray, a legendary soul singer from the ’60s. When a hot hip hop artist samples one of his songs, he tries to bring his old band back together to take him down.

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SOUL SOUL SOUL: THE MURRAY MURRAY STORY (SALES)

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A fake documentary following the life of legendary soul singer from the ’60s Murray Murray.

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BODACIOUS (SALES)

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Kept under wraps, but centers on Bodacious, infamously known as the most dangerous bull in rodeo.

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{Exclusive} Eddie Murphy Developing Animated Film About The World’s Most Dangerous Bull For Paramount

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Eddie Murphy is getting back into the animation game, set to develop and produce Bodacious, a film about the world’s most dangerous bull, for Paramount Pictures. The idea for the film comes from Murphy and is inspired by the real Bodacious, a Charbray bull who was the most infamous and feared bull throughout the sport of rodeo.

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Eddie Murphy “Cook”s Up Some Drama

Murphy tries his hand at a more dramatic role.

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BEVERLY HILLS COP 4 (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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UNTITLED JENKINS BROTHERS PROJECT (SALES)

Logline: Edgy, hard R-rated comedy centered on two brothers who own a black circus.

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COOK (SALES)

Logline: The true story of the friendship formed between a young girl and her dying mother and their African-American cook in New Orleans.

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TV Sales, Renewals, Cancellations, Attachments And Greenlights (08.31.12)

A look back at the TV news of the week!

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TRIPLETS (SALES)

Logline: A sequel to the 1980s film “Twins” that would see twins Julius and Vincent, as they discover they have a third sibling.

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Eddie Murphy will give voice in “Hong-Kong Phooey” feature adaptation

He reunites with helmer Alex Zamm on the project.

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OFFERS OUT — Eddie Murphy & Idris Elba Enter Talks For THE BLACK PHANTOM

Who will be… THE BLACK PHANTOM?

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Murphy joins TOWER HEIST

Axel Foley gets in on the heist.

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TOWER HEIST (SALES)

Logline: An overworked manager of a luxury building and his staff plan a heist against a rich fraudster living in their building after they lose their pensions to him in a Bernie Madoff-like scam.

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HONG KONG PHOOEY (SALES)

Logline: Kept under wraps.

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THE NUTTY PROFESSOR III (SALES)

Logline: The continuing adventures of shy professor Sherman Klump and his alter-ego, the swaggering ladies’ man Buddy Love.

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THE WILLIAMS FAMILY (SALES)

Logline: Story centers on a family that moves from NYC to a suburban house only to find out it’s haunted by their long lost relatives.

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