Actor and comedian Eddie Murphy will be starring in a fourth addition of the Beverly Hills Cop movie series that launched his career. He will be playing the role of Detroit detective Alex Foley.
According to a Paramount spokesman, the movie will be directed by Brett Ratner and produced by Lorenzo di Bonaventura.
Early rumors for the movie are that it will begin shooting next year, and be released at some point in 2010.
The first three Beverly Hills Cop movies raked in an estimated 7.9 million dollars.
For those who cant wait to see Murphy on the big screen, they can catch him in “Meet Dave” this summer.