"Hey yo, yo, yo. Can I take you a photo?"
"Yeah yeah. Jamel, right?"
―Jamel Shabazz and Pop[src]

Jamel Shabazz is a documentary photographer who collected photos of the street life of New York City.


Jamel Shabazz met the street thug Pop and his companions Cornell Stokes and Fredo Diaz, and asked him to pose for one his picture, which they agreed to. In the following years, Pop kept a copy of the photo with him.[1]

Behind the Scenes

  • Jamel Shabazz is the first character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe based on a real-life individual to be portrayed by an actor.


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