Why Hollywood won't cast Wesley Snipes anymore
Once upon a time, American actor and martial artist Wesley Snipes was the most in-demand action star in show business—and for good reason. Snipes unique marriage of athletic and martial arts abilities with undeniable charisma led to some memorable performances. These days, however, Hollywood won't go anywhere near him, and you're far more likely to see Snipes in a B-list direct-to-video member of the 0 percent club on Rotten Tomatoes.
The man behind Blade is still (arguably) a household name, so why won't Hollywood cast Snipes anymore? To answer that question, let's take a look at the ass-kicking actor's career trajectory, in order pinpoint what exactly went wrong.