coming soon 2021
Aqeel Ash-Shakoor (father) and Ji'Ri Ash-Shakoor (son), real life father and son, play William and Ryan Rudolf in the Written & Directed Mark Alan Rodriguez Christmas feature film, "Rudolf." This father and son duo capture hearts with this intense coming of age story of hope, promise and struggle.
coming soon 2020
Aqeel is preparing for the release of his first two lead acting roles in 2020. He will play Thomas Green, dedicated loving father and husband, in Author/Director/Producer Janaya Black's book turned faith-based feature film, "Turn of the Cheek."
His follow up lead role will be in the character of Willie, the neighborhood and town, wisest of them all in a little of this and a little of that, in Renika McQueen's edgy, drama-filled feature film, "Cain and Abel."
Aqeel has been casted as Captain David Snyder in the new Police TV Series, "The Thin Blue Line.", which has been picked up by a soon to be named major network.
Aqeel is "Carl the Mechanic," in Chris Cascarano's life spiralling drama, "Motivated Seller." He is a hardworking father and mechanic of simple living and a motorcycle enthusiast.
Look for Aqeel in more commercial, film, and television appearances and roles as the industry begins to reopen in 2020. He has also been requested to deliver Inspirational Speeches to students at undisclosed Institutions of Higher Learning.