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Kevin Willmott’s latest film documents life of civil rights figure Alvin Brooks

Lawrence Journal World 15 Jun 2024
In 2019, Willmott won an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for his Spike Lee collaboration “BlacKkKlansman.” The film was based on the true story of Ron Stallworth, the first African ...

Tyrese Haliburton and Josh Hart trade Instagram barbs after heated playoff series

New York Post 14 Jun 2024
One incident occurred after a Knicks fan chirped Haliburton, just as Spike Lee got under Reggie Miller’s skin about 30 years earlier, that resulted in the Pacers star wearing a hoodie with a ...

‘Naked Acts’ is one of the year’s great discoveries, plus more of the week’s best films

The Los Angeles Times 14 Jun 2024
And even when there was a bit of a film movement and Spike Lee hit the scene and they talked about the Black film explosion in the ’90s — air quotes — it didn't include women for the most part.

The 12 greatest movies from the shuttering Participant Media

The Los Angeles Times 14 Jun 2024
And here comes “David Byrne’s American Utopia,” the Spike Lee-directed film version of Byrne’s jubilant 2019 Broadway show, and it feels like a jolt to the prevailing same-as-it-ever-was monotony ... This movie was a lifesaver ... It’s galvanizing.

WATCH: Nicki Minaj Shares Family Video from Private Air Strip

The Source 14 Jun 2024
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‘Desperately Seeking Susan’ director Susan Seidelman takes stock of her groundbreaking career

The Los Angeles Times 13 Jun 2024
Susan Seidelman is an advocate for what she calls the messy struggle ... As a woman, she had little margin for error ... Thus, Seidelman unwittingly launched the New York indie film movement that would give us Jim Jarmusch, Spike Lee and Bette Gordon.

Barack Obama’s official portrait artist, Kehinde Wiley, fighting back against numerous sexual assault accusers

New York Post 13 Jun 2024
8 ... 8 ... Getty Images ... Amy Robach and T.J ... 8 ... Penske Media via Getty Images ... Wiley’s works sell for hundreds of millions at auction, and he’s a favorite of celebrity collectors such as Elton John, Spike Lee, Alicia Keys and Venus Williams ... 8 ... 8 ... 8 ... 8.

Anthony Mackie, Ricky Martin and Four Other Comedy Kingpins Open Up About Power, Pressure (and ...

The Hollywood Reporter 13 Jun 2024
“I thought of it,” says Kelsey Grammer ... It took him half an hour, but the answer found him ... BOWEN YANG That’s our loss ... I played Cassio ... I spiral ... Anthony, you started out working with these massive filmmakers — Spike Lee, Kathryn Bigelow, Clint Eastwood.

Power Lawyers 2024: Meet Hollywood’s Top 100 Attorneys

The Hollywood Reporter 12 Jun 2024
... Lee’s deals (like his A24 and Apple film High and Low with Denzel Washington); and David Letterman’s projects, such as the fifth season of his Netflix talk series My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.

Lights! Camera! Fashion! A New A24 Book Explores How Directors Dress

Vogue 11 Jun 2024
The god of sportswear, Spike Lee, rocks an era-appropriate oversized Tommy Hilfiger windbreaker, cuffing the sleeves to show off its bright yellow lining.Marielle Heller ... .

Godzilla Minus One is Japan's response to its omission from Christopher Nolan's Oppenheimer

Hindustan Times 11 Jun 2024
Cillian Murphy's stone-cold blue eyes see his audience melting into oblivion while addressing a press conference ... Oppenheimer was criticised by several quarters, including filmmaker Spike Lee no less, for omitting Japan's side of the story ... ....

Anthony Mackie Faces Backlash Over Joke Calling Tyler James Williams A “Weird-Looking Kid”

Vibe Magazine 10 Jun 2024
R&B Reporter ... During the episode, they spoke acting in film versus television and having longevity in Hollywood, as Williams opened up about being a child star and Mackie reminisced on working with Spike Lee and the Marvel Cinematic Universe ... ....

‘It Was Just Silence’: Anthony Mackie On His Failed Spike Lee TV Movie That Was Supposed To Be A Hit

Pinkvilla 09 Jun 2024
Anthony Mackie recalled his movie with Spike Lee, which failed amongst the audience ... What did Anthony Mackie say about working with Spike Lee and the movies failing?Anthony Mackie managed to sign another Spike Lee film after Sucker Free City.

'Vulcanizadora' Review - Joel Potrykus' Horror Film Will Melt Your Face Off

Collider 09 Jun 2024
Kelly Reichardt and Michelle Williams. Spike Lee and Denzel Washington. Joel Potrykus and Joshua Burge ... While there are plenty of laughs to be had along the way, there is nothing but pain at the end of the road ... ....

“Very little progress has been made,” says Diversity in Cannes founder

Screen Daily 07 Jun 2024
“I feel like while there is more [diverse] programming, very little progress has been made,” says Brinkley ... Spike Lee was the first Black jury president at the Cannes film festival jury, erving in 2021 ... I’ve seen a handful,” she notes ... .