Appeared in the Michael Jackson music video for "Bad" (1987)
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I never really planned on making action films. It just kind of happened. I've focused primarily on acting and developing characters, but that has blossomed into a whole new venue I'm still young and fit enough to do. My love is still drama, though. Even if I play a straight action guy, I want to give him some depth and substance.
Publicly blasted John Singleton
for not casting him in the title role of the updated version of Shaft
(2000). Snipes claims the film would have made twice its $60 million+ earnings had he been cast.
Characters in his films, usually his own characters, frequently quote the literary classic "The Art of War", written by Sun Tzu around 500 B.C.E., which is widely regarded as the single best resource for training military special forces groups worldwide.