Academy Award-winning director and screenwriter Spike Lee says former President Donald Trump “will go down in history with the likes of Hitler.” Lee laid into Trump in a recorded speech at Sunday’s 86th annual New York Film Critics Circle Awards. Lee didn’t spend much time talking about an award honoring him from his film legacy. […]
Longtime New York Knicks fan Spike Lee says he won’t be going to anymore New York Knicks games for the rest of the season. The Academy award-winning director told ESPN he won’t be in his courtside seats at Madison Square Garden until next year. It’s because of an incident caught on video that shows Lee […]
Academy Award-winning director Spike Lee is taking a classic piece of literature by William Shakespeare and giving it a hip-hop twist. According to sources, Lee recently closes a deal with Legendary Pictures to direct “Prince of Cats,” which is billed as an 80s-set hip-hop take on Romeo & Juliet. The film will center around Tybalt, […]
Tyler Perry has dedicated a soundstage at his new Atlanta, Georgia film complex to former critic Spike Lee after revealing the two moviemakers have patched up their differences. Lee, who once accused Tyler of promoting black stereotypes and “coonery and buffoonery” in his Madea movies, has been honored alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Denzel Washington, and Oprah […]
Spike Lee has a special event planned in Brooklyn today to commemorate one of his iconic films. Get ready for an all-day block party celebration honoring the film that still has society asking, “Did Mookie do the right thing?” Dress as your favorite DTRT character and enjoy the inter-generational festivities that will include an assortment […]
The shark movie “The Meg” came out on top this weekend, Spike Lee’s “The BlackkKlansman” came in 5th place in it’s debut weekend. TW LW Title (click to view) Studio Weekend Gross % Change Theater Count / Change Average Total Gross Budget* Week # 1 N The Meg WB $44,500,000 – 4,118 – $10,806 $44,500,000 $130 1 […]
There’s been plenty of chatter surrounding Spike Lee’s upcoming Netflix revival of She’s Gotta Have It. Released nearly 30 years ago, the film narrated the life of an attractive 20-something Brooklynite who explores many facets of life like living a sexually liberated lifestyle, exercising the power of choice as a woman, and her career. And now, it’s […]
Ever since quarterback Colin Kaepernick opted out of his San Francisco 49ers contract, he has struggled to find a new home team. Director Spike Lee has taken notice. After having brunch with the activist athlete, Lee posted a picture with Kaepernick on Instagram. He vented, “How Is It That There Are 32 NFL Teams And […]
When the doors to Hollywood are closed tightly shut, marginalized voices often take to independent film to tell their stories. The best place to see those films, and possibly discover the next Spike Lee or Ava DuVernay? The Sundance Film Festival. The nation’s largest and most prestigious film festival has launched the careers of some […]
We're curious how Jesus and building bridges correlates with Michele's alleged $250k payout.
The internet and Spike Lee are giving Chrisette Michele major side-eye after she confirmed her appearance at Trump's inauguration.
Singer Chrisette Michele has faced lots of “stones” since she confirmed on Thursday that she would be singing at Donald Trump's inauguration. She's even losing work.