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Spike Lee responds to being mistaken for Stan Lee in obit

Spike Lee is very much alive, contrary to what a New Zealand newspaper wrote on Tuesday on their front page when they confused the director for Stan Lee. full story

Spike Lee among trio to get honorary Oscar

Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds are to receive honorary Oscars.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences have announced that they will be handing out the special gongs to the filmmaker and two actresses at the annual Governors Award... full story

FilmDistrict acquires Spike Lee’s Oldboy remake

It's official: the South Korean, cult-classic film Oldboy is getting an Americanized remake, courtesy of one Spike Lee. After being in limbo for several years, is set to finally begin shooting next month in Georgia with Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen an... full story

Spike Lee on making Michael Jackson documentary

While working on an upcoming documentary about Michael Jackson, director Spike Lee revealed that the project will feature never-before-seen footage and will not only be aimed at MJ fans, but for everyone to enjoy. The film will be coming out later this year as part of the material being released in... full story

Spike Lee apologizes to Florida couple

Director Spike Lee has reached an undisclosed settlement with the McClains — a Florida couple — after he recently tweeted their address. Lee thought the address belonged to George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who claims he killed teenager Trayvon Martin last month in self defense. It... full story

Tyler Perry tells Spike Lee: Shut the hell up

During a Beverly Hills press conference for the West Coast premiere of his new film Madea’s Big Happy Family, Tyler Perry voiced his frustration with fellow director Spike Lee, who called Perry’s work “coonery buffoonery” in an interview with Black Enterprise. When asked about Lee’s comment, he... full story

Spike Lee slams Clint Eastwood for being racist

Spike Lee has slammed legendary actor/director Clint Eastwood for failing to include black soldiers in his films Letters from Iwo Jima (2007) and Flags of Our Fathers (2006). The Inside Man director claims Eastwood should have included African-American soldiers in the films about the Battle of Iwo Jima—considering... full story

Rebel Wilson says her drink was spiked at a ‘trendy club’

Rebel Wilson took to Twitter yesterday to inform her followers of a scary incident in which she believes her drink was spiked. She began to feel tired and disoriented... full story

Eastwood says Lee “should shut his face”

Clint Eastwood has responded to Spike Lee‘s complaint that there were no black actors in his films Flags of Our Fathers and Letters From Iwo Jima. The two-time Oscar-winning director explained that African-American troops who were at the battle didn’t take part in raising the flag. He told British... full story

Samuel L. Jackson accepts Lifetime Achievement Award at BET Awards

Samuel L. Jackson had plenty of people to thank in his speech at the BET Awards after winning the Lifetime Achievement Award yesterday. Check out what he said, who he thanked, and what Spike Lee said about him. full story

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