Caption: Richard Roundtree
Born: July 9, 1942
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)
Known for: Se7en (1995), Shaft (1971), Brick (2005), George of the Jungle (1997)
Richard Roundtree was a leading man in many "blaxploitation" movies in the 1970s. He is best known for his role as John Shaft in Shaft (1971), and starred in its two sequels as well. As the 1970s and 1980s progressed he starred more in low-budget movies. He was in a few occasional high-profile, if a tad offbeat, films. Among his more notable work ...