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Jessie T. Usher Joins Samuel L. Jackson in 'Son of Shaft'

Jessie T. Usher is teaming up with Samuel L. Jackson for the upcoming film Son of Shaft!

The 25-year-old actor will play the son of detective John Shaft, Deadline reports.

Samuel will reprise the role he played in the John Singleton-directed reboot of the Gordon Parks-directed 1971 action movie. Richard Roundtree will be returning as well.

Jessie appeared in Independence Day: Resurgence and also stars in the Starz series Survivor’s Remorse.

In Son of Shaft, Jessie‘s character, “after long being estranged from his father, finds himself teamed up with him. The young man is an FBI agent, a cyber expert, and the partnership with dad is an uneasy collision of old school meets new school.”

Director Tim Story plans to begin production later this fall.

Is There a 'Hitman's Bodyguard' End Credits Scene?

The Hitman’s Bodyguard is set to hit theaters at midnight tonight and fans can stick around for the credits for a special treat at the end!

According to reports, during the credits, a special rendition of a song is played. Then, after the credits, there is an extra outtake shown.

Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, and Salma Hayek star in the movie out this weekend and, you may not know, but Salma and Ryan became close during filming! Salma actually ended up coming over to Ryan‘s house and cooked and spent time with his ten-month-old daughter Ines.

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James Corden & Samuel L. Jackson Face Off in Epic 'Drop the Mic' Rap Battle - Watch Here!

James Corden and Samuel L. Jackson did not hold back during their truly epic battle of the words on The Late Late Show with James Corden on Monday (August 14).

The 38-year-old late-night host and Samuel, 68, went head-to-head on Drop the Mic, a recurring segment on The Late Late Show that features celebrities dropping their most vicious insults.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of James Corden

“For every Hateful Eight there’s a Snakes on a Plane,” James kicked off. “He’s the highest-grossing actor and that’s a fact, that’s how he buys all those damn Kangol hats. The only time you get applause is when you show up after credits. Make me an Avenger, Sam.”

“The only way you’re tearing into me is if I was a cake. You got your ass kicked by a man twice your age. Now get this motherf–king hack of this motherf–king stage!,” Jackson fought back before tossing a pile of cash at Corden to seal his victory.

Watch the full segment below…


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Ryan Reynolds, Salma Hayek, & Samuel L. Jackson Promote 'The Hitman's Bodyguard'

Ryan Reynolds, Salma Hayek, and Samuel L. Jackson promote their new movie The Hitman’s Bodyguard.

The three cast members were in Los Angeles last week to screen their new film, which is in theaters this coming Friday.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ryan Reynolds

Tragedy struck the set of Ryan‘s new movie Deadpool 2 this week when a stunt woman died in a motorcycle accident. She has been identified as Joi “SJ” Harris by her family.

Ryan released a statement mourning the loss of SJ.

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Brie Larson's Captain Marvel Concept Art Revealed at Comic-Con, Samuel L. Jackson Confirmed for Young Nick Fury!

One of the cool moments from the Marvel panel at Comic-Con this year was getting to see the first concept art for Brie Larson as Captain Marvel!

The 27-year-old Oscar-winning actress is set to play the title superhero in the upcoming movie and details about the film were revealed.

Samuel L. Jackson, who Brie worked with on Kong: Skull Island, is confirmed to reprise his role as a younger Nick Fury in the film.

Captain Marvel will be set in the 1990s, so it will take place before all of the action in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Nick Fury will not have lost his eye yet.

See the concept art below!

Samuel L. Jackson to Reprise Role as Nick Fury in 'Captain Marvel'

Samuel L. Jackson is returning to the Marvel Universe and his role as Nick Fury!

The 68-year-old actor has signed on to join the cast of Captain Marvel as the one-eyed spymaster, according to Entertainment Weekly.

The last time fans saw Samuel portray Nick was in Avengers: Age of Ultron back in 2015.

Samuel is joining a cast that already includes Brie Larson, who will be playing Carol Danvers.

Although the plot is not known, the comics follow Carol as she discovers that she has superhuman strength, the power of flight, and the ability to wield concussive force blasts.

Captain Marvel is set for release in March 2019.

Jada Pinkett Smith Fills Jimmy Kimmel In On 'Grapefruiting'

Jada Pinkett Smith gives a wave to fans as she arrives at the El Capitan Theatre for an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live last week in Hollywood.

While on the show, the 45-year-old actress talked about her new movie Girls Trip and helped Jimmy Kimmel learn a new term – grapefruiting.

“If you come see the movie, you’ll get a real clear tutorial on it,” she said. Watch below to watch her explain it more to him.

She also talked about how she hates when her husband Will asks people for money and why she’s leaving the vacation planning to him.

Also on the show that night was Samuel L. Jackson, who got some help from Guillermo on not using curse words.


Jada Pinkett Smith Explains ‘Grapefruiting’ To Jimmy Kimmel

Click inside to see the rest of Jada Pinkett Smith’s interview as well as Samuel L. Jackson’s cursing help…More Here! »

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