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Spike Lee

Name:
Spike Lee

Age:
61

Date of Birth:
Mar 20, 1957

Place of Birth:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Occupation:
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Professor

Parents:
Bill Lee,Jacqueline Carroll

Spouse:
Tonya Lewis , (m. 1993)

Children:
Satchel Lee,Jackson Lee

Residence:
New York City, New York, United States

Home town:
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Years active:
1977–present

Awards:
List Of Awards And Nominations Received By Spike Lee

Spike Lee - Summary Details

Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee (born March 20, 1957) is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 films since 1983.

He made his directorial debut with She's Gotta Have It (1986), and has since directed such films as Do the Right Thing (1989), Malcolm X (1992), The Original Kings of Comedy (2000), 25th Hour (2002), Inside Man (2006), Chi-Raq (2015), and BlacKkKlansman (2018). Lee has also acted in ten of his own films.

Lee's films have examined race relations, colorism in the black community, the role of media in contemporary life, urban crime and poverty, and other political issues. He has won numerous accolades for his work, including two Academy Award nominations, a Student Academy Award, and an Academy Honorary Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, two Emmy Awards, two Peabody Awards, an honorary BAFTA Award, an Honorary César, the 2013 Gish Prize, and a Grand Prix award.

Spike Lee Articles on Girl.com.au

25th Hour

Can you change your whole life in a day? The clock is ticking on Monty Brogan's freedom - in 24 hours, he goes to prison for seven long years. Once a king of...
https://www.girl.com.au/25th_hour.htm

Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D

The narrative of Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D is quiet basic; it showcases a year in the life of Katy Perry as she embarks on her worldwide tour yet the complex film...
https://www.girl.com.au/katy-perry-part-of-me-3d1.htm

Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D

The narrative of Katy Perry: Part of Me 3D is quiet basic; it showcases a year in the life of Katy Perry as she embarks on her worldwide tour yet the complex film...
https://www.girl.com.au/katy-perry-part-of-me-3d2.htm

Singleton reflects on his 'BOYZ'

It's hard to believe that it's been 12 years since a then 21-year old filmmaker broke many rules with his groundbreaking take on urban Black America.
https://www.girl.com.au/john_singleton_boyz.htm

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