Saturday, November 17, 2018

Tag: Spike Lee

‘Sorry to Bother You’ Director Boots Riley...

Boots Riley has a problem with Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman,” and he explained why in a three page essay. Besides being the veteran rapper from Oakland’s...

Spike Lee Paid Over $200K by NYPD...

The New York Police department has paid acclaimed filmmaker Spike Lee more than $200,000 for a program that's meant to improve relations between local law enforcement...

Halle Berry’s Priceless Message to Spike Lee...

Famed actress Halle Berry fawned over Spike Lee's new film "BlacKkKlansman" and wrote a sweet message congratulating the director on his success. Lee's new film...

Steve Harvey Shares Hilarious Moment While Reflecting...

Steve Harvey recently made some time to remember his late brother in comedy. Harvey on Thursday, Aug. 9 posted a passionate tribute in the memory of Bernie...

Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’ Opens Strong

NEW YORK (AP) — Lee's critically acclaimed "BlacKkKlansman" opened strongly with $10.8 million in 1,512 theaters. The Focus Features release, which took the Grand...

Spike Lee Gives Instant Response to Question...

Much like LeBron James before him, Spike Lee has no interest in sitting down one-on-one with President Donald Trump. The filmmaker on Thursday sat down with "Anderson Cooper...

Ron Stallworth, The Real ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ Says David...

Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman” hits theaters in a few days, and it's received a lot of buzz since it premiered at the Cannes Film Festival...

Spike Lee Says Hollywood Loves To Dehumanize...

It’s been a while since a Spike Lee film received a bunch of praise, but that’s exactly what’s happening with his movie "BlacKkKlansman." It stars...

Denzel Washington’s Son John David Says His...

Denzel Washington’s son, John David Washington, talked about the difficulties of establishing his own identity as his father's acting success grew. It's something he admitted...

Jamie Foxx Supports Excessive Use of the...

Jamie Foxx says he understands why "Django Unchained" director Quentin Tarantino had over 100 n-word bombs dropped in the 2012 film. After expressing his adoration for...

DeWanda Wise and Tonya Lewis Lee on...

Thanks to Spike Lee's enduring legacy and Netflix magic, Nola Darling, the problematic heroine from the black film pioneer’s bold 1986 indie feature film...

Backlash Boils Over When Chrisette Michele Claims...

Singer-songwriter Chrisette Michele has confirmed that she will perform for Donald Trump during his inauguration after the news leaked Wednesday, Jan. 18, and many...

7 Affirming Black Books That Will Elevate...

Black representation matters in the literature our kids are exposed to. Here are seven Black children’s books that elevate our children.

Pharrell’s Speechless After Spike Lee Reveals Denzel...

In a sit down with Pharrell Williams, director Spike Lee talks about Denzel Washington's incredible transformation for his 1992 film, "Malcolm X." The short 3-minute...

Spike Lee Has Strong Words for Omarosa...

  Spike Lee has voiced his disapproval over Omarosa Manigault's decision to serve as Donald Trump's Director of African-American Outreach. The former contestant on NBC's...

Zoe Kravitz Stands on Her Own, Calls...

Though she's the daughter of two of Hollywood's most prominent stars, Zoe Kravitz reveals to fans that she has a mind of her own...

Spike Lee, Chance the Rapper Keep Beef...

Chance the Rapper and director Spike Lee are still at odds over Lee's last film Chi-Raq, which the rapper claims represents Chicago in a...

In Speech at Northwestern, Spike Lee Defends...

Director Spike Lee's trip to Northwestern University Wednesday evening was highlighted by controversy surrounding his latest Chicago-based film Chi-Raq, which tackles gun violence with...

10 Must-See Documentaries That Celebrate the African-American...

The stories of Black life in America are most popular this time of year as we celebrate the accomplishments of Black people in February. The...

As Momentum for Boycott Gathers, #Oscarsowhite Hashtag...

The radioactive fallout continues to pile up in the wake of last Thursday’s lack of Black Oscar nominations.  Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee...