The CBS pilot of Beverly Hills Cop is now in production in Los Angeles. Writer/executive producer Shawn Ryan tweeted the first image from the set of the show featuring the original star and producer Eddie Murphy and the series’ new star, Brandon T. Jackson.
The CBS series will also serve as a continuation of the the franchise’s first three movies will feature Murphy in the pilot reprising his role as the street-wise and witty Detective Axel Foley. Jackson will play Aaron, a fellow officer trying to get out from under his large shadow as he fights the criminal element in Beverly Hills.
The show will star David Denman, Kevin Pollak and Sheila Vand and serves as a continuation of the three movies that ran from 1984 to 1994.