Spike Lee

‘Moonlight,’ ‘Get Out’ & More Ranked in ‘Sight & Sound”s 100 Greatest Films of All-Time

In a new poll including 1,639 critics, Sight & Sound has ranked the 100 greatest films of all-time like, Get Out, Moonlight and more. Some… Read More

December 2, 2022

Neff Davis Is Ready To Start Her Filmmaking Career After Helping Create ‘Inventing Anna’

"What I love about this story is how Shonda Rhimes shows the classism and some of the racism, and how… Read More

February 11, 2022

Okayplayer’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide: Black Designers, Culture, Tech & More

This year our holiday gift guide includes pieces by Theophilio, Fear of God, Hanifa, Bephie's Beauty Supply, T.A., Char Workroom,… Read More

December 8, 2021

Spike Lee is Re-Editing His 9/11 Doc After Facing Backlash for Including Conspiracy Theorists

The first episode of the new four-part documentary from Spike Lee is streaming now via HBO Max. Spike Lee is… Read More

August 25, 2021

Amindi is Back For the Very First Time

Amindi's debut EP nice is a product of years of self-reflection and ups and downs within the entertainment industry. It's… Read More

July 28, 2021

This New Cryptocurrency Commercial is a Spike Lee Joint

The acclaimed director helms and stars in a cryptocurrency ad campaign that emphasizes the historically exclusionary practices of traditional banking.… Read More

July 15, 2021

Spike Lee and Viola Davis Reflect on Chadwick Boseman for ‘Portrait of an Artist’ Trailer

Viola Davis, Spike Lee, and more gather to reflect on Chadwick Boseman and his legacy. On Tuesday, Netflix revealed the… Read More

April 13, 2021

Satchel Lee Wants to Bring The Energy of Live Performance to Film

We recently caught up with Satchel Lee who spoke about art and becoming the first openly queer ambassador for the… Read More

February 19, 2021

Spike Lee: Trump “Will Go Down In History With The Likes Of Hitler”

Spike Lee made his remarks against Donald Trump during an acceptance speech at a film critics awards show. Spike Lee… Read More

January 25, 2021

Spike Lee And George C. Wolfe Speak On Having Chadwick Boseman’s Final Performances

Chadwick Boseman is predicted to be a frontrunner for the Oscar's Best Actor award for his work in Wolfe's Ma… Read More

January 14, 2021

Watch the Insane Trailer for Nate Parker’s New Film ‘American Skin’

Parker stars in the film which is his newest project following Birth Of A Nation. The first trailer for Nate… Read More

December 9, 2020

Thomas Jefferson Boyd, Actor Who Starred in Countless Spike Lee Films, Murdered in Atlanta

Boyd was also nominated for a Tony Award for his role in Ma Rainey's Black Bottom. Thomas Jefferson Boyd, a Tony-nominated… Read More

October 4, 2020

Teyana Taylor is a Phone Sex Operator in the “1800-One-Night” Video

Teyana Taylor directed the video for her latest The Album single. On Tuesday, Teyana Taylor dropped the video for "1800-One-Night," the… Read More

September 15, 2020

Laurence Fishburne Clarifies Why He Rejected Roles in ‘Pulp Fiction’ and ‘Do The Right Thing’

“It wasn’t about the part." Quentin Tarantino's Pulp Fiction was a career-pivoting moment for Samuel L. Jackson. But the role of Jules… Read More

August 22, 2020

Spike Lee Blasts Roger Goodell’s “Piss Poor” Apology for NFL’s Response to Kneeling Protests

"It was a point-blank punk move." Spike Lee has joined the wave of entertainers and athletes denouncing Roger Goodell's apology… Read More

June 13, 2020

Cinematographer Accidentally Confirms Kanye West Is Working on New Album ‘God’s Country’

Cinematographer Arthur Jafa shared the first single off the album could arrive as early as next week. Kanye West might… Read More

May 22, 2020