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Robbie Jones Joins Cast Of Son Of Shaft

Robbie Jones has joined the cast of 'Son of Shaft'.The 40-year-old actor - who is best known for his role in 'One Tree Hill' - has joined the likes of Samuel L. Jackson and Jessie...

Samuel L. Jackson Signs Up For Son Of Shaft

Samuel L. Jackson and Jessie T. Usher look set to star in 'Son of Shaft'. The 68-year-old actor and the 'Independence Day: Resurgence' star will team up for the forthcoming film, which will start shooting...

Remake Of White Men Can't Jump In The Works

Kenya Barris is set to create a remake of 'White Men Can't Jump'. The 42-year-old writer-and-producer is joining forces with Los Angeles Clippers NBL player Blake Griffin, 27, and Carolina Panthers' NFL star Ryan Kalil,...

Shaft Director Parks Dies

African-American directing pioneer GORDON PARKS died in New York yesterday (07MAR06). He was 93. The film-maker and photographer had been suffering ill health for some time, his nephew CHARLES PARKS confirms. Parks suffered a difficult...

Shaft Is Top Style Film

Blaxploitation movie classic SHAFT has topped a new poll of the most important films that changed men's style. The 1971 film, starring RICHARD ROUNDTREE as a politically incorrect detective, beat JOHN TRAVOLTA's turn as...

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Billy Corgan Teases "Two New EPs" Of Smashing Pumpkins Songs In 2018

Corgan took to Instagram to confirm rumours of new Pumpkins material, saying the first songs could arrive as early as May.

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