Rotimi Akinosho, ‘Power’ actor, will make an appearance in the highly-anticipated sequel to Eddie Murphy’s blockbuster, ‘Coming 2 America’.
It was revealed that the R&B singer joined the list of the new casts of the sequel early in August 2019.
While Rotimi’s role is yet to be revealed, the actor has been confirmed to feature in the film alongside Wesley Snipes and another musician, Rick Ross.
Rotimi and Rick Ross joined some of the original cast members including star Eddie Murphy (Prince Akeem) and Arsenio Hall (Semmi), James Earl Jones (King Jaffe Joffer), Paul Bates (Oha), John Amos (Cleo McDowell), Shari Headley (Lisa McDowell), Louie Anderson (Maurice), and Vanessa Bell Calloway (Imani Izzi).
Other new casts include Teyana Taylor, Michael Blackson, Jermaine Fowler, Wesley Snipes, Leslie Jones, KiKi Layne, Luenell, and comic act, Tracy Morgan.
The 30-year-old actor and singer has featured in films that include, ‘Divergent’, ‘Deuces’, ‘Black Nativity’, and ‘Imperial Dreams’. He was recently in Nigeria to reunite with his roots.