Watch Andra Day’s New Video “Forever Mine” Check out the new Spike Lee directed video for “Forever Mine” off Andra Day’s upcoming album “Cheers To The Fall.” We love her voice, but what did you think about the video? Do
It’s a remarkably quiet week on the home video front; the “biggest” new releases on the shelf are the long-delayed (and much booed) Jeff Bridges/Julianne Moore epic The Seventh Son — not, sadly, a Lebowski sequel — and Spike Lee’s … Read More
CMW2015 has concluded with its full rotation of panels, showcases, mentorship and networking opportunities, as well as a keynote speech by Spike Lee. Yet again, Canadian Music Week cemented its valuable place on the music industry calendar SynchAudio recaps the highlights of the festival Running from May 1st to 10th,...
ON TODAY'S SHOW Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose Have Some Awkward Drama Chris Brown & Joe Jackson: BFFs? Britney Spears Gets Freaky-as-Hell with a Male Supermodel Spike Lee Comes Under Fire by a Chicago Legend SKYPE US TMZTVSHOW TWEET US Tweet…
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus Dir. Spike Lee [Gravitas Ventures; 2014] by Jeff Miller Rating: It’s interesting to me that Spike Lee would follow up his failed 2013 remake of Oldboy with yet another remake of a cult classic. After all, Ganja...Show More Summary
From Friday, May 15 until Monday morning May 18, one man was killed and 49 people were wounded in Chicago, including an 81-year-old grandmother shot four times in a drive-by. Spike Lee is working on a movie reflecting this violence.Show More Summary
Humor is one of the best ways ever devised to get an audience to pay attention to what's serious.
Amazon is pulling in talent left and right. Spike Lee, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Jim Jarmusch, Terry Gilliam, and perhaps one stranger signee than any other: Woody Allen. When he signed the deal to make a TV series for Amazon, Allen joked “I...Show More Summary
Spike Lee Defends Controversial “Chiraq” Movie Title Spike Lee is Ray Charles to the critiques… Via HuffingtonPost Movie director Spike Lee, known for films that deal frankly with racial issues, appeared in Chicago on Thursday to defend his planned movie
CHICAGO, May 14 (Reuters) - Movie director Spike Lee, known for films that deal frankly with racial issues, appeared in Chicago on Thursday to defend his planned movie about the city, after its reported title, "Chiraq," was criticized...Show More Summary
A day after filmmaker Spike Lee appeared with one of Chicago's leading anti-violence crusaders to talk about his proposed movie "Chiraq," Mayor Rahm Emanuel called on the director Friday to get to know more activists to better understand what's going on in Chicago.
Spike Lee’s new film Chiraq is still in the early stages of production, but it is already causing controversy because of its name. The name Chiraq carries a negative connotation for many people in Chicago. The city was given the nickname...Show More Summary
Film director Spike Lee, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and bestselling author and New York Times columnist David Brooks will be among the participants in an arts summit at the Kennedy Center on May 16. The event will be live streamed on the Kennedy Center website. Organized by former New York City Ballet dancer Damian […]
Spike Lee finally has something to say about his Chiraq movie (yeah, the one that unfortunately doesn't have Kanye West anymore), but it's mostly directed at the film's premature critics. "Artists I love," he said at a press conference Thursday, "they hold a mirror up to what is happening in... More »
Looks like Common is going to be the most popular rapper starring in Spike Lee’s new film after all. In a statement given to EW, Kanye West’s rep states that, “Contrary to published reports, Kanye West will not be starring in Chiraq,”...Show More Summary
Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Alderman William Burns are really upset about Film Maker Spike Lee's intention to film a movie about Chicago called Chiraq. It also appears that Alderman William Burns would like to take back the three million dollar tax credit the city provided to Spike Lee because the name of the movie is causing controversy. Show More Summary
"A lot of things have been said about this film by people who know nothing about the film," Spike Lee told assembled media at a news conference Thursday morning, breaking his silence for the first time since news of his plans for a movie about violence in Chicago surfaced last month.
"A lot of things have been said about this film by people who know nothing about the film," Spike Lee told assembled media at a news conference Thursday morning, breaking his silence for the first time since news of his plans for a movie...Show More Summary
Early pre-Cannes reports of Spike Lee's Chiraq had pegged Kanye West as one of the musical comedy's stars. Unfortunately, Yeezus won't be gracing the big screen with his presence after all. "Contrary to published reports, Kanye West will not be starring in Chiraq," one of West's reps told Vulture in a statement.... More »
New details have emerged on Chiraq, Spike Lee‘s upcoming feature for Amazon Studios. As suggested by the title, it’ll be an examination of gun violence in Chicago. More surprisingly, it’ll also be a musical comedy based on an ancient Greek play. Show More Summary