Showing posts with label Spike Lee. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Spike Lee. Show all posts

Monday, April 06, 2020

Spike Lee Calls Out Bill Cosby Over School Daze

Spike Lee's second film, the cult classic School Daze, was trending on social media over the weekend after it was added to Netflix.

While he was trending Spike took the opportunity to point out that Bill Cosby stole his idea and turned it into the hit TV show 'A Different World...'

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Spike Lee vs The Garden

Last week NY Knicks owner James Dolan tried to publicly humiliate director Spike Lee by refusing to allow him to use the Madison Square Garden employee entrance that he has used for the past 30 years, with no prior notice of the policy change [click here if you missed that].

Spike Lee continues to plead his case...

Thursday, March 05, 2020

The Knicks Call Spike Lee's Complaints Laughable

This week Oscar winning director Spike Lee made a huge scene at Madison Square Garden after being barred from using the employee entrance he has used for the past 30 years [click here if you missed that].

The Knicks call Lee's complaints laughable...

Wednesday, March 04, 2020

Spike Lee Tells His Side of the Madison Square Garden Scandal

This week Academy Award winning director and longtime Kicks season ticket holder, Spike Lee, was caught on camera going ballistic on security guards at Madison Square Garden after being told, after 28 years, that he could no longer use the employee entrance for Knicks' games  [click here if you missed that].

Spike explains what happened...

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

Spike Lee Blows Up at MSG Security

Last night film direct Spike Lee was caught on video going ballistic on Madison Square Garden security after failing to follow new entry rules...

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Spike Lee Honors Tyler Perry

In the beginning of Tyler Perry's career there was no one in Black Hollywood more vocal about their disgust with his work than director Spike Lee, who considered Tyler's plays and films a bafoonish step backward in Black entertainment.

Welp, Spike was forced to eat his words over weekend when Tyler Perry dedicated a soundstage named after Spike Lee on the back lot of the new 330 acre Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta....

Friday, July 19, 2019

Spike Lee Vows to Fight for She's Gotta Have It

This week Netflix announced Spike Lee's "She's Gotta Have It" would be ending after season two [click here if you missed that].

Now Spike is trying to find a new home for his series...

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Monday, February 25, 2019

Spike Lee Storms Out After Green Book Wins Best Picture

Last night director Spike Lee tried to storm out of the theater after Green Book won the Academy Award for Best Picture...

Spike Lee Wins His First Oscar

Spike Lee wins his first Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for Blackkklans Man...

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Gucci Announces Plan of Action

Earlier this month members of the Black community proposed a Gucci boycott after they released a black balaclava sweater with big red lips resembling blackface [click here if you missed that].

In response Gucci just announced their global plans of action to increase diversity within their brand and the launching of a multicultural scholarship program to benefit underrepresented design students in Harlem, Nairobi, New Dehli, Beijing, Hangzhou, Seoul, Tokyo, Beruit, London and Dubai...

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Floyd Mayweather Goes on a Gucci Shopping Spree

Last week Black celebrity activists called for a Gucci boycott over a sweater designed to look like blackface [click here if you missed that].

Floyd Mayweather responds to the protest with a Gucci shopping spree...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

She's Gotta Have It Renewed for Season Two

Spike Lee's Netflix remake of his 1986 debut film 'She's Gotta Have It' renewed for season two...

Friday, October 13, 2017

She's Gotta Have It Remixed for Netflix

A first look at Spike Lee's remix of his debut film 'She Gotta Have It' for Netflix...

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Clifton Powell Comes for Spike Lee

Actor Clifton Powell was asked on the Russ Parr Morning Show what he thought about the feud between Spike Lee and Tyler Perry and let's just say Clifton was decidedly #TeamPerry...

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

No New School Daze For Spike

Spike Lee has written School Daze part II but can't find anyone willing to fund the project. The new film focuses on the same college 25 years later and was set to star Kanye West and Alicia Keys.

Friday, October 19, 2007

Spike Lee Facing a Mutiny on Set

The crew on Spike Lee's new movie, "You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Kills You," are upset

"A lot of people took pay cuts to do Spike a favor," said one crew member, who estimated 20-30 people were out up to $3,000 each. An accountant for production company Drop Squad said: "It's not a matter of if [they get paid], but when."

Saturday, December 30, 2006

Spike Lee's Brother Blasting Him In The National Enquirer

I didn't get my copy of this week's National Equirer yet, but shaky source Contact Music says, Spike's brother Christopher is furious the director won't let him sell a piece of land he is legally entitled to so he can avoid being evicted from his home...

Wednesday, March 15, 2006

Spike Lee Takes Issue with Condelezza Rice

Spike Lee refuses to vote for Condelezza for President because she was shopping on Fifth Avenue during the Hurricane Katrina crisis.