We weren’t the only one surprised by Glenn Close’s performance of “Da Butt” at Sunday’s Oscars. Seems like Spike Lee was caught off guard as well, but still thrilled by the acknowledgement. “I’ve got to give a shout-out to my sister Glenn Close, who I heard gave me love [for] ‘School Daze. Glenn Close was […]
Spike Lee says he’s done with attending Knicks basketball games for the season after an incident at Madison Square Garden last night. According to Spike, he’s been using the employee’s entrance for 28 years. But last night, he says he was instructed to leave the venue and re-enter through a different door after his ticket […]
After nearly three decades, Director Spike Lee finally was thrilled to win is first Oscar, sharing Best Adapted Screenplay for “BlacKkKlansman,” with Charlie Wachtel, David Rabinowitz and Kevin Willmogets. When “Green Book” was announced the winner for Best Picture, Lee’s reaction was less than adamant. He compared the win as a referee making “the wrong […]
The first trailer for Spike Lee’s provocative drama BlacKkKlansman has arrived and its powerful. The movie premiered at the Cannes Film festival, starring John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier and Topher Grace. The movie is based on the real-life story of an African-American police officer (Washington) and his partner (Driver) who go undercover to […]
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.
If you are a die-hard fan of Spike Lee Joints (and really, who isn’t) then this round of news is about to make your whole day. It was exactly 30 years ago that Spike Lee made his directorial, feature film debut with the beautiful, black-and-white love story She’s Gotta Have It. The film centered on […]
Roland Martin talks to Spike Lee about the legacy of Muhammad Ali. “It wasn’t a surprise because you know with Parkinsons it’s eventually, but still, it’s a big lost. He was the most reviled American. He was kind and gentle but you forget all the hate he faced. We’ve got to really start appreciating our […]
The 74-year-old was considered one of boxing's greatest athletes —not just for his impeccable record— but for his activism, strength, and resilience.
After news spread that Prince passed away, many celebrities paid homage to the legendary singer through special tributes. On Broadway, Jennifer Hudson and the cast of The Color Purple paid their respects through song by performing a rendition of Prince’s hit “Purple Rain.”
'Hamilton' creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda and other cast members will head to Washington D.C. to speak at one of Michelle Obama’s student workshops.