Eddie Murphy whose last appearance in a movie was 2016 is finally getting his feet wet to make his grand return to the big screen.
The comedy flick, written by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewsk, directed by Craig Brewer stars Eddie Murphy , Snopp Dogg , Wesley Snipes (who has also been cast into the remake of Coming to America) ,Keegan-Michael Key, T.I., Chris Rock, Snoop Dogg, Kodi Smit-McPhee, and more.
Eddie Murphy portrays the late multi-hyphenate Rudy Ray Moore. His blaxploitation classic Dolemite was released in 1975 and inspired sequels and installments for four decades.
The movie is set to premiere at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival next month and will hit select theaters and Netflix in Fall.
His next movie “Coming to America” which is already in works is set to be released in 2020.
Check out the trailer for “Dolemite is my name”below