Living the Shuffle is the amazing journey of actor, writer, director, and filmmaker, Robert Townsend. Townsend, a natural-born storyteller, takes you on a show biz rollercoaster ride.
Back in 1970’s Oakland, his stepfather forced him to be a straight A, God-fearing church boy – but he wanted to be just like his dear old Dad. Too bad he didn’t know dear old Dad was a pimp.
From the Beatles to the Black Panthers, James Brown to the Jerk, MLK to JFK to the KKK – come see the 60’s through the blinking eyes of an awkward kid who’s just trying to fit in.