CBS has emerged victorious in the "very competitive" bidding war over Eddie Murphy
and Shawn Ryan
's small-screen Beverly Hills Cop
reboot, giving a pilot production commitment to the Sony TV-produced project. Murphy and Ryan will executive produce, with Ryan also serving as showrunner. Murphy is set to reprise his role as wisecracking Detroit cop Axel Foley in the pilot, and may guest star on future episodes if the pilot ...