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An Open Letter Regarding SHAFT

Numerous people have reached out to me about my thoughts on the new Shaft movie, which New Line Cinema recently announced would be more comedic in tone. Here are my thoughts… Dear New Line Cinema (and producer John Davis), Let … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on the New SHAFT Movie

As many of you may have heard yesterday, there is a new Shaft movie in the works (click HERE to read more). Almost immediately, the questions started coming my way. Most people want to know if I’m involved (because I’m … Continue reading

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Regarding the Cover to SHAFT #2 (a.k.a. Dedicated to Darrien Hunt)

No doubt, there will be people debating over the meaning and motivation behind Sanford Greene’s cover to Shaft #2, which came out today. For the record, the idea for the cover came to me long before the grand jury hearing … Continue reading

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John Shaft vs. Sam Wilson (a.k.a. It’s Time to Re-write the History of Black Characters in Comics)

I’m about to stir it up. I’m about to talk some shit, ruffle some feathers, and remind those that know me, how I break it down. Some of you will get pissed off, and that’s okay. Righteous indignation is a … Continue reading

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I’m Just Talkin’ ‘Bout Shaft.

For months now, I’ve been talking about a top secret project that I couldn’t actually talk about. Well, now I can talk about it. I’m writing Shaft for Dynamite Entertainment. This has been a project long in development, and definitely … Continue reading

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Random Badness

Richard Roundtree as John Shaft.

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Black Cinema – SHAFT vs. SWEETBACK

BadAzz MoFo celebrates Black History Month 2012 by focusing on Black Cinema—a look at the films, filmmakers, and actors that have contributed to the black diaspora in film. For many years there has been a myth surrounding the origins of the … Continue reading

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