Spike Lee makes history as first-ever black president of the Cannes Film Festival jury

2020-01-14 18:40

Spike Lee has made history as the first black filmmaker to preside over the Cannes Film Festival jury.

Cast of BlacKkKlansman 'affected by its strong message'

2018-08-27 13:48

BlacKkKlansman is the 2018 American biographical drama film, directed by Spike Lee, that is sure to be hard hitting stuff when it hits the big screen.

PIC: Natasha Thahane hangs out with Spike Lee

2017-08-29 22:00

The actress attended the Afropunk Festival in New York and also met famous director Spike Lee in the city.

#OscarsSoWhite: Why Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott should be supported

2016-01-19 12:31

Famous actress takes to social media to express disappointment at lack diversity of Oscar nominations – vows to boycott awards.

Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee won't attend #OscarsSoWhite

2016-01-19 08:59

Jada Pinkett Smith and Spike Lee have revealed they are boycotting this year's Oscars due to the lack of diversity in the nominations.

Spike Lee talks about his career and upcoming Oscar award

2015-11-12 10:36

Honourary Oscar recipient Spike Lee shares his worst filmmaking experience and top career moments.

Brad Pitt blasts oil spill execs

2010-08-23 13:32

Brad Pitt has said that executives responsible for the Gulf of Mexico oil spill deserve the death penalty.


Spike Lee finally wins first competitive Oscar

2019-02-25 09:47

Veteran director Spike Lee won his first competitive Oscar, taking home a statuette for best adapted screenplay for the film BlacKkKlansman.

Adam Driver says he had KKK neighbours

2018-08-22 16:04

Adam Driver raises some eyebrows in his northern Indiana hometown after saying Ku Klux Klan rallies were frequent during his childhood, some of his neighbours were members.

Spike Lee's Michael Jackson doccie a tribute to his music

2016-01-25 15:51

Michael Jackson's drive to succeed and his striking talent as a singer, dancer and songwriter are the focus of Spike Lee's new documentary

Academy Award president promises urgent steps to diversify membership

2016-01-19 10:06

Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs issued a statement promising more diversity, and quickly.

First Oscars of the season presented!

2015-11-17 09:48

Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds were to receive the first Oscars of Hollywood's award season.

Digital fans share innovations for Africa

2015-09-10 08:17

Digital enthusiasts are sharing African innovations to solve social problems.

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