On Friday, D.C. Young Fly shared that he in fact auditioned for the role of Eddie Murphy’s son in ‘Coming 2 America.’
A commenter stated, “So @dcyoungfly should’ve been Eddie Murphy’s son in ‘Coming 2 America’ idc idc”
He responded, “I auditioned for it 2x!!! Came down to the final 3!!! Salute to who got the part tho 💯
D.C. added, “#PromiseMyTimeComing gotta stay hungry working and having patience.”
D.C. then took to Instagram and elaborated more. The comedian stated, “#MovieGameRules you gotta work for it!! Mafu**as ain’t gon hand u s**t..and I don’t want nothin handed unless it’s genuine and Mafu**as believe in me.. I wanna take the steps the OGs took the blood, sweat, and hard work to become a #GREAT !! It’s gone be roles ima have that somebody mite can play better!! It come with the game!!”
He continued, “ Let’s not hate CONGRATULATE!! Cause homie was around legendz and did his thang 💯so this is a win for #US !!! Just know I’m workin and is not lettin up !!! #StayinPrayedUp and #HungryForTheNextOppurtunity and s/0 my n***a @navvgreene this one for the records gang violence #NoDayzOff #ImWorking”
As you know, ‘Coming 2 America’ debuted in March of 2021 on Amazon Prime. The film had the most first weekend viewers of any streaming movie in 2021 thus far.