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Spike Lee Gets Real About Brooklyn's Gentrification

Spike Lee Gets Real About Brooklyn’s Gentrification

by Jamilah King on February 26 2014, 11:04AM

Put simply: Gentrification destroys the character of black neighborhoods, and he’s seen it first hand. Listen.

Topics: Culture, Politics

Watch 'Do the Right Thing' Cast's 25-Year Reunion

Watch ‘Do the Right Thing’ Cast’s 25-Year Reunion

by Jamilah King on October 23 2013, 1:39PM

There’s a Broadway musical on the way.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Meet the Lead Actors of the New Spike Lee Joint

Meet the Lead Actors of the New Spike Lee Joint

by Jamilah King on August 20 2013, 1:22PM

Lee set out to raise $1.25 million on Kickstarter and has gotten more than $1.35 million.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Spike Lee Surpasses Million Dollar Kickstarter Goal

Spike Lee Surpasses Million Dollar Kickstarter Goal

by Jamilah King on August 16 2013, 12:38PM

The newest hottest Spike Lee Joint is gonna happen.

Topics: /NOW

Watch Spike Lee Defend his Kickstarter Campaign

Watch Spike Lee Defend his Kickstarter Campaign

by Jamilah King on August 6 2013, 10:55AM

Lee deftly responded to criticism in a recent interview with Bloomberg News.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Here's Spike Lee's List of 6 Essential Films Streaming on Netflix

Here’s Spike Lee’s List of 6 Essential Films Streaming on Netflix

by Jamilah King on July 30 2013, 12:00PM

Need something to watch this summer? Here’s a good place to start.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Raphael Saadiq to Produce Music for the New Spike Lee Joint

Raphael Saadiq to Produce Music for the New Spike Lee Joint

by Jamilah King on July 29 2013, 9:28AM

The plot thickens.

Topics: /NOW

Spike Lee Wants to Raise $1.25 Million on Kickstarter For a New Film

Spike Lee Wants to Raise $1.25 Million on Kickstarter For a New Film

by Jamilah King on July 23 2013, 12:20PM

You can help bring the next Spike Lee Joint to the big screen.

Topics: /NOW

After 'Django', Tarantino Eyes Thriller About Black WWII Soldiers

After ‘Django’, Tarantino Eyes Thriller About Black WWII Soldiers

by Jamilah King on December 28 2012, 12:23PM

Trilogy? Maybe

Topics: /NOW

Spike Lee Releases Clip From his Michael Jackson Documentary 'Bad 25'

Spike Lee Releases Clip From his Michael Jackson Documentary ‘Bad 25’

by Jorge Rivas on July 11 2012, 1:32PM

Film focuses on the King of Pop’s groundbreaking album “Bad.”

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Spike Lee Tweets Wrong Zimmerman Address; Says Sorry to Elderly Couple Forced to Move

Spike Lee Tweets Wrong Zimmerman Address; Says Sorry to Elderly Couple Forced to Move

by Jorge Rivas on March 29 2012, 3:14PM

Spike Lee is doing the right thing. He’s apologizing for retweeting the wrong home address he thought belonged to George Zimmerman.

Topics: Media, /NOW, Trayvon Martin

Spike Lee's Co-Writer: Nothing Happens Unless White Folks Say So

Spike Lee’s Co-Writer: Nothing Happens Unless White Folks Say So

by Jorge Rivas on January 27 2012, 11:01AM

An open letter published yesterday by “Red Hook” co-writer, James McBride, is sure to make headlines because he takes the film community to task.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Touré Calls Tyler Perry's Work 'Cinematic Malt Liquor for the Masses'

Touré Calls Tyler Perry’s Work ‘Cinematic Malt Liquor for the Masses’

by Jorge Rivas on September 22 2011, 3:55PM

Cultural critic and write Touré is in the news again. This time he’s taking stabs at Tyler Perry.

Topics: Arts & Culture

HBO Orders Spike Lee Directed Mike Tyson Boxing Drama

HBO Orders Spike Lee Directed Mike Tyson Boxing Drama

by Jorge Rivas on August 31 2011, 12:45PM

The show is said to be modeled loosely after Tyson’s career inside and outside of the ring.

Topics: Arts & Culture

It's Hot, Like Stupid Beef Hot. Radio Raheem, Tell Us How To Deal!

It’s Hot, Like Stupid Beef Hot. Radio Raheem, Tell Us How To Deal!

by Kai Wright on July 22 2011, 12:52PM

We interrupt our regularly scheduled programming to bring you this “Do the Right Thing” moment.

Topics: Kai Wright

Tyler Perry: Spike Lee 'Can Go Straight to Hell'

Tyler Perry: Spike Lee ‘Can Go Straight to Hell’

by Jorge Rivas on April 20 2011, 2:49PM

Let the war of words begin.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Brooklyn Celebrates MJ's Birthday, and We Dig In the MJ Archive

Brooklyn Celebrates MJ’s Birthday, and We Dig In the MJ Archive

by Naima Ramos-Chapman on August 31 2010, 10:23AM

A party in the park, and a video from ColorLines contributor Tammy Johnson.

Topics: Arts & Culture

Spike Lee on Katrina Anniversary and the Oil Spill

Spike Lee on Katrina Anniversary and the Oil Spill

by Kai Wright on August 23 2010, 10:54AM

The filmmaker talks to the Root about his new HBO documentary.

Topics: Kai Wright

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