Spike Lee

Black Artists Pay Tribute To Prince

From Spike Lee’s block party to Erykah Badu’s lengthy Facebook tribute, see how some of your favorite musicians and artists honored The Purple One’s passing. 

Spike Lee and Bernie Sanders Talk 'Black Lives Matter' And Brooklyn in New Interview

The “Chi-Raq” director addressed many topics with the Democratic presidential candidate for The Hollywood Reporter’s new cover story. 

Spike Lee Filming Mini-Doc About Mizzou Student Protests

The short will debut as part of the Tribeca Film Festival’s sports programming.

LISTEN: Spike Lee Tells South Carolina Voters to Pick Bernie Sanders

From “wake up” to “do the right thing,” the director uses lines from his classic movies to urge people to choose Sanders in the state’s upcoming Democratic primary.

Submissions Open for the BlackStar Film Festival

Aspiring filmmakers: take note.

Academy President Reacts to #OscarsSoWhite as Jada, Spike Pledge Boycott


Academy head Cheryl Boone Isaacs: “I am both heartbroken and frustrated about the lack of inclusion.” 

WATCH: The First Trailer for Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq'

The first trailer for Spike Lee’s hotly anticipated new film will shock and awe. 

Spike Lee On Rahm Emanuel: 'He's The Bully'

The acclaimed director says the legendarily-aggressive Chicago mayor tried to intimidate him into changing the title of his upcoming film, “Chiraq” because it would hurt tourism.

#TBT: Spike Lee's 'She Hate Me' Came Out Today in 2004

The unconventional comedy-drama may be one of Spike Lee’s least-heralded films, but it’s an important entry in the prolific filmmaker’s canon. 

Spike Lee Testifies About D'Angelo's 'Black Messiah'

You can too.

Watch: Spike Lee Predicts Eric Garner Decision and NYC Protests

He imagined protests that would rival Ferguson’s.

Spike Lee: 'Post-Racial America is Bullshit'

The director talked about race and police brutality with Jorge Ramos.

Watch Spike Lee's Documentary on Mo'ne Davis

It gives viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the teenager’s path to stardom at last summer’s Little League World Series.

Eric Garner and Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing'

What’s become clear in the aftermath of Eric Garner’s death is that NYPD chokeholds, though officially banned, happen all too often.

Spike Lee's Throwing a Bed-Stuy Block Party to Celebrate 'Do the Right Thing'

It’s going down on Saturday!

Spike Lee Saved His Shortest Film Ever for the World Cup

“Pixote’s Game” is part of a series for Pepsi.

Spike Lee to Turn 'She's Gotta Have It' Into Showtime Miniseries

Should we be worried?

Spike Lee Gets Real About Brooklyn's Gentrification

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

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

There’s a Broadway musical on the way.

Meet the Lead Actors of the New Spike Lee Joint

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