Shaft

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READ: Regina Hall Looks Back—and Forward

Hollywood’s “new” it girl has been on the come up for decades.

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Netflix's New 'Shaft' Reboot Deal Could Set a New Precedent for Distribution of Black-Led Films

The deal would make Tim Story and Kenya Barris’ new take on the Blaxploitation hero available to Netflix’s international subscribers sooner than usual, and help finance the movie on the front end.