Beverly Hills Cop Original Cast Members Reteam With Eddie Murphy For Netflix’s Axel Foley – Report
According to Netflix’s Beverly Hills Cop 4, Eddie Murphy will star alongside his original Beverly Hills Cop co-stars – Judge Reinhold, John Ashton, Paul Reiser and Brown Sen Pinchot – Re-collaboration. type.
Reinhold, Ashton, Reiser and Pinchot will join a cast that reportedly also includes newcomers Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Dark Knight Rises, Inception) and Taylor Paige (Zola, Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom). It hasn’t been announced who the actors will play or which side of the law they might be on.
As for the returning original cast, Reinhold and Ashton play Detectives Billy Rosewood and Sergeant John Taggart, who are hired to track down Axel Foley in an attempt to solve the murder of his best friend . Reiser plays Detective Jeffrey Friedman, while Pinchot plays fan favorite Serge.
Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley is directed by Mark Molloy, written by Will Beal, and Murphy stars with Jerry Bruckheimer, Chad Armand and Melissa Reed and making. Charisse Hewitt-Webster and Ray Angelic will serve as executive producers.
Beverly Hills Cop 4 has been in the works for several years. In June 2016, Belgian directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah were hired as directors, and production is expected to begin in 2017. Apparently, that didn’t happen, and the pair directed episodes of Bad Boys 4 Life and Ms. Marvel. Originally announced in the mid-’90s, Beverly Hills Cop 4 was announced again a decade later, with Rush Hour’s Brett Ratner initially lined up to direct. There have been several attempts to revive the TV action comedy franchise over the years.
The original Beverly Hills Cop, released in 1984, was the most successful movie of the year. Two sequels followed in 1987 and 1994.
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