A lot more Shaft than you can manage. Only in theaters June 14!

New Line Movie theater s action comedy Shaft is the following phase in the movie franchise business featuring the coolest private investigator on any kind of New york city City block.

Tim Tale (the Ride Along as well as Believe Like a Man franchises) routes this all-new take on a legend, starring Oscar nominee Samuel L. Jackson (Pulp Fiction, Kong: Skull Island), Jessie T. Usher (TV s Survivor s Sorrow, Almost Xmas), Regina Hall (Girls Journey, Hair Salon: The Next Cut), Alexandra Shipp (Straight Outta Compton, X-Men: Apocalypse), Matt Lauria (TELEVISION s Kingdom, Friday Evening Lights), Titus Welliver (Argo, TV s Bosch), Cliff Method Guy Smith (Keanu, Train Wreckage), and also Richard Roundtree, the original John Shaft.

JJ, also known as John Shaft Jr. (Usher), may be a cyber protection professional with a level from MIT, yet to reveal the truth behind his buddy s unfortunate fatality, he requires an education just his papa can provide. Absent throughout JJ s young people, the epic locked-and-loaded John Shaft (Jackson) accepts aid his children browse Harlem s heroin-infested underbelly. As well as while JJ s own FBI expert s badge might clash with his daddy s hallmark leather duster, there s no rejecting household. Besides, Shaft s obtained a program of his own, as well as an ax to grind that s specialist and individual.

The film is created by John Davis (Video Game Night, Delight) under his Davis Home entertainment banner.

Shaft is created by Kenya Barris (Girls Trip, TV s Black-ish) & Alex Barnow (TELEVISION s The Goldbergs), based upon the personality John Shaft from the unique by Ernest Tidyman. Functioning as exec manufacturers are Tim Story, Ira Napoliello, Kenya Barris, Marc S. Fischer, Richard Brener as well as Josh Mack.

Tale s behind-the-scenes imaginative group included director of photography Larry Blanford (Ride Along, Tag), manufacturing developer Wynn Thomas (Hidden Numbers), editor Peter S. Elliot (Ride Along 2), as well as outfit developer Olivia Miles (Trip Along 2). The music is by Christopher Lennertz (No one s Fool, Pitch Perfect 3), and also Dave Jorden functioned as songs supervisor.

New Line Cinema presents a Davis Enjoyment Production, a Tim Tale Movie, Shaft is established for release on June 14, 2019. It will be distributed in North America by Warner Bros. Pictures, and also globally by Netflix.