TITLE

Richard Roundtree

AUTHOR(S)
Martindale, David
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Biography;Jul2002, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
Profiles Richard Roundtree, who portrayed the character of John Shaft in the film 'Shaft.' View that Roundtree became an icon in the role of Shaft; His efforts to avoid being typecast; Thoughts on the labeling of his films as 'black exploitation' pictures; His diagnosis with breast cancer.
ACCESSION #
6824515

 

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