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Samuel L. Jackson in Talks for 'Shaft' Sequel

Can you dig it? "Shaft" is back. Samuel L. Jackson is in talks to reprise the titular role from the 2000 movie, according to Variety. Jessie T. Usher ("Survivor's Remorse") would play his son. The sequel, written by "black-ish" creator Kenya Barris and directed by Tim Story, would follow up on the 2000 reboot. The original 1971 blaxploitation film starred Richard Roundtree as John Shaft, a private detective who goes up against gangsters in Harlem.
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