‘Beverly Hills Cop 4’: Original Star Judge Reinhold, Paul Reiser & More Join Eddie Murphy

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Eddie Murphy isn’t the only OG “Beverly Hills Cop” back for the revival movie.

After “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley” was announced earlier this year, Murphy reprises his titular role of Detroit detective turned LA police officer. movie episode.

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While the plot details for “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley” have been kept largely secret, there are rumors that Axel (Murphy) is returning to Beverly Hills to investigate the death of an old friend and expose police corruption within the Corps. bring. In Los Angeles, he is reunited with his daughter (Taylour Paige) and teams up with her ex-boyfriend by the book (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) to solve the case.

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Mark Malloy directs the film, using a script written by “Aquaman” screenwriter Will Beall, who previously wrote the TV series “Training Day.” Beall is also writing another ’80s revival film, “Legend of Conan,” starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Jerry Bruckheimer is producing “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley” along with lead actor Murphy. Charisse Hewitt-Webster and Ray Angelic are executive producers, with Chad Oman and Melissa Reid co-producing Jerry Bruckheimer Films.

Original supporting star Reinhold previously played Detective William “Billy” Rosewood, Axel’s antagonist within the LAPD. “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley” is Reinhold’s first film in five years since 2017’s “Bad Grandmas” and the lifelong TV movie “Four Christmases and a Wedding.”

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Ashton plays now retired Sergeant John Taggart, with Emmy winner Reiser as Axel’s friend and partner in the Detroit Police Department. Pinchot reprises his role as art dealer Serge. “Beverly Hills Cop” spawned two sequels, released in 1987 and 1994 respectively. The fourth film comes 38 years after the original, as does the historical blockbuster “Top Gun: Maverick” 36 years later. “Beverly Hills Cop” earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Original Screenplay in 1984.

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Reflecting on reuniting with co-star Murphy, Reiser told Slash Film, “I was finally happy to see that he actually didn’t look quite 23 anymore. It’s like, a year ago, this goddamn guy looks exactly the same. “

The release date for “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley” has not yet been announced. The film is currently in production.

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