It’s happening! The Heat is defintiely back on this time.
After several false starts (largely due to script issues), the fourth “Beverly Hills Cop” is a lock for a March 25, 2016 release.
Eddie Murphy will star – as opposed to the canned TV pilot in which he would’ve only guest-starred (Brandon T.Jackson had the lead role as Axel’s son in the pilot) – once again as Detroit police officer Axel Foley.
Brett Ratner, who worked with Murphy on “Tower Heist”, is directing; Jerry Bruckheimer is producing.
Josh Appelbaum and Andre Nemec, who breathed new life into the “Mission : Impossible” franchise, are writing the screenplay. In their story, Axel returns to his roots in Detroit (though obviously considering the title – there’s going to be some Beverly Hills palm action in there somewhere).
Ratner had said previously that he’s determined for the new film to retain the ‘R’ rating – in other words, Axel will be shouting his potty-mouth off again – of the 1984 original.
While Judge Reinhold reprised his role as Foley’s friend and colleague Billy Rosewood in the CBS “Beverly Hills Cop” pilot, there’s no word yet on whether he’ll be back in the role for the new film.
The title of the new film is simply “Beverly Hills Cop” – but that may change.
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Against the Current - the band, not adventures in dangerous swimming 101
Zedd - If our love is tragedy, why are you my remedy? (Well, answer my question!)
Arrow (Okay, Felicity from Arrow!)
Chrissy Costanza (cat eyes and buttery lyrics!)
Girls (TV) (Okay, Allison Williams!)
Movies - especially when they play in the dark.
Twin Peaks (TV)
Friends (TV) (It had me at "No way are you cool enough to pull Clint"; damn straight, Chandler!)
Traveling - preferably where water is, so I can splash someone!
Star Wars trilogy - no, the other one, fella!
Alex G - far more talented than her younger brother Alex H
Cameron Crowe movies - Say Anything..., Jerry Maguire, Almost Famous
The sign 'Free Wi-Fi'.
Reenacting dance/song scenes from "Grease" with my little girl (hey! Wait till you see my 'Summer Lovin'! - don't judge)
Die Hard - 40 stories of Sheer Adventure!
Alex Goot & Friends (his enemies aren't half as talented!)
Cooking up a nice dish and sitting in the entertainment area, on a cool night, basking in it's greatness.
Inflatable kids pools full of Vodka Lime Crush.
Acidic Email from angry, over passionate teenagers after I trash something "Twilight"-related on the site. Sparkle elsewhere.
My baby girl's big, caring heart.