Eddie Murphy Thinks ‘Coming to America 2’ Needs Michael Blackson Akon was outspoken that Eddie Murphy needed to cast real Africans in Coming to America 2. TMZ caught up with Eddie Murphy and told him what Akon said. Eddie said he thought comedian Michael Blackson would be good for the movie. Michael Blackson said that just to have Eddie Murphy mention his name is a dream come true. Who would you like to see in Coming to America 2?