Another Summer was the lyric Chuck D. rapped in Fight The Power for Spike Lee’s film Do The Right Thing. 30 years later, the movie returns back to theaters. A 4K restoration of the film will begin a one-week engagement at select theaters across the country starting on June 28th. There will also be 30th-year […]
After many years, Spike Lee got his first Oscar and while he was very happy about it he also had a message for Academy Awards viewers and those in attendance. When Spike came up to accept his Best Adapted Screenplay award for BlacKkKlansman he pulled out yellow paper and read a passionate speech. “Let’s all mobilize, […]
The two are great forces in the black community that have highlighted blacks and whites in their films truthfully. Spike Lee and Jordan Peele are joining forces to create a new film surrounding a black cop who joined the KKK, based off of a true story. The film is titled “Black Klansman” and will tell […]
Ever since quarterback Colin Kaepernick opted out of his San Francisco 49ers contract, he has struggled to find a new home team. Director Spike Lee has taken notice. After having brunch with the activist athlete, Lee posted a picture with Kaepernick on Instagram. He vented, “How Is It That There Are 32 NFL Teams And […]
https://www.facebook.com/hellobeautifulofficial/videos/10154678492508846/ The National Action Network and TV One presented the annual Triumph Awards on TV One last night and encouraged Americans to vote through powerful spoken word performances like Nick Cannon‘s impassioned rap, speeches by the Mothers Of The Movement and more. Keep scrolling for highlights from the show: Pam & Cole Reunite Tichina Arnold […]
Nick Gordon Found Responsible For Bobbi Kristina Brown’s Death Nick Gordon was deemed “legally responsible” for the death of Bobbi Kristina Brown. The ruling was confirmed after Gordon failed to show up in court for a hearing on the wrongful death lawsuit that was filed against him by Bobbi Kristina’s estate. Gordon faced accountability of […]
Spike Lee and Netflix are teaming up to revive a classic. Lee’s 1986 feature film debut She’s Gotta Have It will be remade into a 10-part series on Netflix. Lee and his wife Tonya Lewis Lee will co-produce the series and according to Variety it was Tonya’s idea. https://twitter.com/JustinTinsley/status/776582129337499648 It will be interesting to see how Spike goes […]
Obama called Kaep's protest "legitimate," while Ali's ex-wife said he should "get off his high horse" and apologize.
Roland Martin talks to Spike Lee about the legacy of Muhammad Ali. “It wasn’t a surprise because you know with Parkinsons it’s eventually, but still, it’s a big lost. He was the most reviled American. He was kind and gentle but you forget all the hate he faced. We’ve got to really start appreciating our […]
The 74-year-old was considered one of boxing's greatest athletes —not just for his impeccable record— but for his activism, strength, and resilience.