Spike Lee to Receive Honorary Oscar
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Spike Lee to Receive Honorary Oscar

(USA Today) – Director Spike Lee and actress Gena Rowlands will receive honorary Oscar awards, while the…

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#CHIRAQ: More Than Just a Nickname, a Shameful and Tragic Reality for Many
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#CHIRAQ: More Than Just a Nickname, a Shameful and Tragic Reality for Many

A new movie, second term for mayor and summer approaching has all eyes on Chicago’s…

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Spike Lee Accused of ‘Stigmatizing’ Chicago as ‘Chiraq’
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Spike Lee Accused of ‘Stigmatizing’ Chicago as ‘Chiraq’

Fran Spielman, THE CHICAGO SUN-TIMES     (The Chicago Sun-Times)—Director Spike Lee was accused Friday…

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Film Review: ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus’
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Film Review: ‘Da Sweet Blood of Jesus’

  By Dwight Brown NNPA Film Critic Spike Lee, the old guard of Black indie…

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Spike Lee Creates Video About NYPD Chokehold Incident Involving Eric Garner
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Spike Lee Creates Video About NYPD Chokehold Incident Involving Eric Garner

by Courtney Jacobs Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper In a new video,…

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Spike Lee Helps a Film Student Face His Past
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Spike Lee Helps a Film Student Face His Past

  BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — When a film student decided to revisit his criminal…

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Spike Lee Wants to Adapt 1986 Film for TV
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Spike Lee Wants to Adapt 1986 Film for TV

JONATHAN LANDRUM Jr., Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Spike Lee says his wife persuaded him…

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Spike Lee to Attend Roger Ebert Film Festival
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Spike Lee to Attend Roger Ebert Film Festival

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Director Spike Lee will attend a 25th-anniversary screening of “Do The…

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Blackonomics: The Value of HBCUs – Part III
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Blackonomics: The Value of HBCUs – Part III

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist   This series on HBCUs prompted a two-hour long discussion…

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Perry, Lee and Poitier Feted at Essence Event
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Perry, Lee and Poitier Feted at Essence Event

NEKESA MUMBI MOODY, AP Entertainment Writer BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — “This is historic!” a…

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