Eddie Murphy Is Back In a Hilarious New Trailer For 'Dolemite Is My Name'

August 12, 2019

On Monday, Netflix revealed the first trailer for Eddie Murphy’s new movie Dolemite Is My Name. Watch above.

The film is directed by Craig Brewer, best known for the Academy Award-winning 2005 film Hustle & Flow. The film also stars Snoop Dogg, Mike Epps, Craig Robinson, Tituss Burgess, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Tip "TI" Harris, Luenell, Tasha Smith and Wesley Snipes.

About Dolemite Is My Name
Academy Award nominee Eddie Murphy portrays real-life legend Rudy Ray Moore, a comedy and rap pioneer who proved naysayers wrong when his hilarious, obscene, kung-fu fighting alter ego, Dolemite, became a 1970s Blaxploitation phenomenon. (NETFLIX)

Murphy can be seen now on Netflix as a  guest on Jerry Seinfeld's hilarious reality series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.

Dolemite Is My Name will arrive in theaters for a limited time and on the streaming service in the Fall.