[youtube id=”MQIvV800Atk”]  The 2018 reboot of Super Fly has an official trailer giving a glimpse of Alex Tse’s screenplay in action. Trevor Jackson reprises the role of Youngblood Priest originally played by the late Ron O’Neal and Michael K. Williams is his mentor Scatter. O’Neal’s character was a Harlem drugContinue Reading

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Director X is currently speaking with Sony Pictures about a remake of  Superfly with Trevor Jackson as the lead. Joel Silver is the producer and Alex Tse is writing the screenplay. The original film was directed by Gordon Parks Jr. and starred the late Ron O’Neal as Priest Youngblood. Curtis Mayfield’sContinue Reading

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  [youtube id=”9hBE6NL3KWg”] Curtis Mayfield’s funky soundtrack to Gordon Parks, Jr.’s story of inner city drug dealer Priest, played by Ron O’Neal  is one of the most favored and influential soundtracks from the blaxploitation era. Mayfield’s liquid falsetto, multi-perspective narrative and warm rhythm with the right amount of horns madeContinue Reading

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