Coffee & Kareem trailer starring Ed Helms and Taraji P. Henson
Netflix has released the official trailer for Michael Dowse’s newest action-comedy film Coffee & Kareem, featuring an unlikely team-up between a 12-year-old foul-mouthed boy and his mother’s new boyfriend, an inept Detroit cop as their first crack at bonding time uncovers a criminal conspiracy. Starring Ed Helms and Taraji P. Henson, the film will be available for streaming on April 3. Check out the video in the player below!
In the raunchy, buddy-cop comedy Coffee & Kareem, twelve-year-old Kareem Manning hires a criminal to scare his mom’s new boyfriend, an inept Detroit police officer named James Coffee. However Kareem’s plan backfires, forcing Coffee and Kareem to team up in order to save themselves from Detroit’s most ruthless drug kingpin.
The film will stars Ed Helms (The Hangover trilogy) as James Coffee, up-and-comer Terrence Little Gardenhigh (Speechless, Just Roll With It) as Kareem Manning and Academy Award-nominated actress Taraji P. Henson (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Hidden Figures) as Kareem’s mom. It will also feature Emmy nominee Betty Gilpin (Glow) and Andrew “King Bach” Bachelor (Meet the Blacks), RonReaco Lee (First Wives Club, Survivor’s Remorse), and David Alan Grier (In Living Color).
Michael Dowse (Stuber, Goon) directs Coffee & Kareem from a script written by Shane McCarthy, which was featured on the 2014 Blacklist. Helms and Mike Falbo will produce through their Pacific Electric Picture Co. banner. Executive producers include Sanford Nelson, Jordon Foss, Linden Nelson, and Don Foss.