JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.
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Samuel L. Jackson (John Shaft), Jessie T. Usher (John "J.J." Shaft Jr. III), Richard Roundtree (John Shaft I), Alexandra Shipp (Sasha Arias), Regina Hall (Maya Babanikos), Matt Lauria (Major Gary Cutworth), Avan Jogia (Karim Hassan) more..., Lauren Vélez (Bennie Rodriguez), Method Man (Freddie P.), Tashiana Washington (Sugar), Isaach De Bankolé (Gordito), Almeera Jiwa (Anam), Titus Welliver (Special Agent Vietti), Ian Casselberry (Manuel "Manny" Orozco), George Lott (The DJ), Leland L. Jones (Ron), Sylvia Jefferies (Once Beautiful Woman), Chivonne Michelle (Baby), Aaron Dominguez (Eddie Dominguez), Kenny Barron (Thomas), Nyah Marie Johnson (Young Sasha), Jessica Medina (Waitress), Athena Akers (New York Patron), Mike Dunston (News Reporter), Adrienne C. Moore ()
Kenya Barris (Screenplay), Alex Barnow (Screenplay), Ernest Tidyman (Novel), Ernest Tidyman (Characters), Ira Napoliello (Executive Producer), John Davis (Producer), Richard Brener (Executive Producer) more..., Kenya Barris (Executive Producer), Marc S. Fischer (Executive Producer), Josh Mack (Executive Producer), Tim Story (Executive Producer), Christopher Lennertz (Music), Larry Blanford (Cinematography), Peter S. Elliot (Editor), Missy Parker (Set Decoration), Olivia Miles (Costume Design), Brittany Hites (Art Direction), Jeremy Woolsey (Art Direction),
Davis Entertainment, Khalabo Ink Society, New Line Cinema, Warner Bros. Digital Networks, Warner Bros. Pictures
John Shaft Jr. exits the metro station.
Shaft II is out on the street to get a guy. His son does not like the way his father works.
The Shaft family is on the move.