Shaft is an American action comedy film directed by Tim Story.

Official trailers

Warner Bros. Pictures on Wednesday, February 06, 2019 released the trailer:
SHAFT - Official Trailer .

Story intro

John "JJ" Shaft Jr. (Jessie Usher) is an FBI agent and a cybersecurity expert with a degree from MIT. After his best friend dies under suspicious circumstances, he turns to his estranged father - the legendary John Shaft II (Samuel L. Jackson) - to uncover the truth. Father and son must navigate the Harlem underworld to solve the crime. Along the way they team up with the first generation John Shaft (Richard Roundtree).


Samuel L. Jackson
John Shaft II, a private investigator, father of JJ and nephew of Shaft
Jessie Usher
John "JJ" Shaft Jr., a FBI Agent, son of Shaft II and grandnephew of Shaft
Richard Roundtree
John Shaft, the legendary retired private investigator, uncle of Shaft II and granduncle of JJ
Alexandra Shipp
Regina Hall
Mrs. Shaft, Shaft II's ex-wife and JJ's mother
Avan Jogia
Method Man
Freddie P
Matt Lauria
Robbie Jones
Callan Mulvey
Lauren Vélez


The film Shaft was scheduled to be released by Warner Bros. Pictures (United States) and Netflix (International) on June 14, 2019 (United States).

The film's budget is $30 million.

The film had received a "R" rating.

External links

Official website:

Google: #Shaft

Youtube: #Shaft

Wikipedia: Shaft (2019 film)