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'Shaft' reboot to hit theaters Friday

This version of the action movie has all three generations of the character including Richard Roundtree and Samuel L. Jackson.

Shaft is back for another reboot! This go around has a unique twist with Jessie T. Usher playing the son of Samuel L. Jackson’s character. Don’t forget about the original Shaft Richard Roundtree, he can be seen in this version as well!

Entertainment reporter Kelli Gillespie sat down with the three generations of actors to talk about how manhood has changed from 1971 when the first movie debuted.

Gillespie also sat down with Alexandra Shipp and Regina Hall to talk about their roles in the film.