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Spike Lee Directs Visual For Unreleased Prince Song, ‘Mary Don’t You Weep’ (VIDEO)

Spike Lee Directs Visual For Unreleased Prince Song, ‘Mary Don’t You Weep’ (VIDEO)

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 22, 2018

Hot off the success of his latest joint, BLACKkKLANSMAN, Spike Lee has revealed an accompanying visual from late musical icon, Prince. The Brooklyn filmmaker... Read More

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Director Boots Riley Blasts Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’

by Christina Santi   Aug 21, 2018

On Friday, Sorry to Bother You director Boots Riley reprehended the Spike Lee-directed film, BlacKkKlansman, in a lengthy essay. He accused the story of falsely depicting... Read More

Spike Lee hit his goal on the website Kickstarter to fund his next movie.

Spike Lee on ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ Kwame Ture & David Duke’s Last-Minute Phone Call

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 10, 2018

Spike Lee’s latest film, BlacKkKlansman, already being heralded as one of his finest, details the story of the first Black Colorado Springs Police Department... Read More

Spike Lee Talks ‘BlacKkKlansman’ & the Societal Impact of ‘Birth of a Nation’

Spike Lee Talks ‘BlacKkKlansman’ & the Societal Impact of ‘Birth of a Nation’

by Jessica Bennett   Aug 01, 2018

EBONY’s Jaleesa Lashay sat down to discuss his upcoming film, BlacKkKlansman, with world-renowned film director Spike Lee, who opened up about his personal experience with... Read More

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10 Black Celebs Who Surprisingly Don’t Have Stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 28, 2018

The Walk of Fame Selection Committee recently revealed the 2019 Hollywood Walk of Fame class, which includes several people of color. Lupita Nyong’o, Tyler Perry,... Read More

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15 Celebrities Who Graduated from Historically Black Colleges & Universities

by Elizabeth Ramanand   Jun 12, 2018

Graduation season is in full swing, and EBONY is highlighting some of the biggest celebrities in the entertainment industry who graduated from historically black... Read More

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Jordan Peele Joins Forces with Spike Lee for ‘BlacKkKlansman’ (TRAILER)

by Christina Santi   May 18, 2018

Academy Award-winning director Jordan Peele was enlisted to be the producer on BlacKkKlansman, a forthcoming Spike Lee joint. It is a ’70s-set feature about a Black... Read More

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Watch Trailer for Spike Lee’s ‘BlacKkKlansman’

by Teddy Grant   May 14, 2018

The trailer for Spike Lee’s upcoming film BlacKkKlansman was released on Monday following its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie stars Denzel... Read More

Ava DuVernay, Spike Lee & Others React to Kanye’s Slavery Comment

Ava DuVernay, Spike Lee & Others React to Kanye’s Slavery Comment

by Christina Santi   May 02, 2018

Many high-profile individuals in the entertainment industry are publicly criticizing Kanye West after he proposed slavery was “a choice” made by African-Americans because it lasted... Read More

Spike Lee to Direct Spider Man Spin-Off, ‘Nighthawk’

Spike Lee to Direct Spider Man Spin-Off, ‘Nighthawk’

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 14, 2018

Acclaimed film director Spike Lee and Luke Cage creator Cheo Hodari Coker are reportedly collaborating on new Spider Man spin-off, Nightwatch, for Sony. Screenrant... Read More