Eddie Murphy’s ‘Beverly Hills Cop’ Rejected by CBS

CBS passes on Eddie Murphy's television reboot of 'Beverly Hills Cop,' starring Brandon T. Jackson as the son of Axel Foley (Murphy's character).
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - NOVEMBER 3: Eddie Murphy speaks onstage at Spike TV's "Eddie Murphy: One Night Only" at the Saban Theater on November 3, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. The show will air on Wednesday, November 14 at 10:00PM ET/PT on Spike TV. (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Invsion/AP)

By// Mariah Craddick

CBS has passed on Eddie Murphy’s television reboot of Beverly Hills Cop, The Hollywood Reporter reports.

The series, which stars Brandon T. Jackson as the son of Axel Foley (Murphy’s character), will possibly be shopped around to other networks, according to THR. 

No reasons have been given yet on why CBS decided to drop the show.