Richard Roundtree

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Birthday
9, 1942
Birthplace
New Rochelle, NY
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
9, 1942 (age 74)
Birthplace
New Rochelle, NY

About

Blaxploitation actor who played John Shaft in the original Shaft film. He also starred in its sequels, Shaft's Big Score and Shaft in Africa.

Before Fame

He played for a nationally ranked and undefeated championship football team in high school.

Trivia

He is a former model and played a role in the 2008 film, Speed Racer.

Family Life

After divorcing his first wife, he married Karen Roundtree in 1980.

Associated With

He was in Brick with Joseph Gordon Levitt.

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