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Spike Lee Becomes First Black President of the Cannes Film Festival

  Spike Lee has broken another barrier.  He has become the 2020 Cannes Film Festival Jury President.  With the title, he is the first African American and the first black person to be named jury president.   he said,  the Cannes Film Festival besides being the most important film festival in the world — no disrespect to anybody)… Read more »

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Kelly Rowland Planning a Donna Summer Biopic

Kelly Rowland Planning Donna Summer Biopic Kelly Rowland as Donna Summer?  Now this would be the move to put Kelly’s Rowland’s career to that level of stardom she deserves.  Kelly Rowland was a big fan of Donna Summer to the point that she plans on making a movie about her life.  If it is done… Read more »

Happy Birthday Spike Lee [VIDEO]

Oscar -Winning movie producer and director Spike is is celebrating his 62th birthday today. So far 2019 has been a great year for Spike Lee winning his first Oscar Best Adapted Screenplay for BlacKkKlansman. The film also received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Original Score, and Best Editing. Spike launched his career in 1986 with “She’s… Read more »

BlackKklansman Gives Spike Lee First Oscar Nod

Producer Spike Lee gets his first Oscar nomination with BlackKklansman. The movie is the true story of a black cop that went undercover to infiltrate the Klan. Ron Stallworth was the first black detective in Colorado Springs in the 1970’s. Spike Lee directed  and Jordan Peele produced the unbelievable true story that many are familiar with comedian Dave Chappelle…. Read more »

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Spike Lee is Finally a Oscar Nominee

Spike Lee is finally a Oscar Nominee.  Spike Lee has finally been nominated for Best Director at this year’s Academy Awards for his film BlacKkKlansman. With a film career that spans over three decades, Lee has yet to win an Oscar. Lee did receive an Honorary Academy Award in 2016. Lee is the sixth black… Read more »