All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘spike lee’

Al Sharpton Friend Accused of Assault After Party

Al Sharpton’s friend–an as-yet unnamed woman–was allegedly raped in the hours following a celebration for Sharpton’s 60th birthday. Another of Sharpton’s friends–Attorney Sanford Rubenstein–is presently under investigation by the New York Police Department with regard to the rape. The New York Post reports that Rubestein allegedly attacked the woman in his East Side penthouse after both of them attended Al …

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Erykah Badu Tries To Steal A Kiss From News Reporter

Anyone seen Erykah Badu recently? The singer-songwriter has been the talk of the internet since she Bababooeyed television news reporter Mario Diaz on Friday. Diaz was giving his Pix11 audience the latest scoop on Shia LeBouef’s most recent meltdown live from midtown Manhattan. Then Badu walked into the frame and took the opportunity for an extended videobomb. While Diaz is …

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Eminem Wanted To Diss Kanye West Badly

They’re both considered legends in their respective fields so why not? That’s probably what some people thought after hearing that rapper Eminem and filmmaker Spike Lee were working on a new video together. Based on an Instagram photo posted by the 41-year-old M.C., Lee came to Detroit to shoot the video, but no word yet on when it will be …

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Gentrification: Spike Lee Explodes Into Expletive-Filled Rant

Famed film director Spike Lee burst into an expletive-filled rant when an audience member posed a question regarding the gentrification of the New York boroughs at an African-American History Month lecture on Tuesday held at Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute. Lee, who was raised in the Fort Greene neighborhood of Brooklyn, claims that it is no longer the same place he grew …

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He Got Game May Finally Get A Sequel After 16 Years

Spike Lee’s big film that shot Ray Allen to stardom may finally be getting a sequel. It has been teased about for some time, but good news may be coming for fans of the original He Got Game. Since the film’s release, the NBA star and film director have talked about a possible sequel coming. Spike Lee is a huge …

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He Got Game Sequel? Spike Lee and Ray Allen Are Considering It

Does anyone remember the 1998 Spike Lee movie He Got Game starring shooting guard Ray Allen? Well if you didn’t see the first one, you may have a chance at seeing the sequel, because Lee and Allen are seriously mulling over taking the film back to the big screen. According to the Associated Press, the fictitious basketball phenomenon Jesus Shuttlesworth …

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Michael Jordan and Yvette Prieto Having Twins

Ex-basketball great Michael Jordan has been known to reach double figures on the court, now he’s expecting double bundles of joy, as he and his wife Yvette Prieto have recently announced they’re expecting identical twin girls, according to TMZ. Word first came on Nov. 30 that the married couple was expecting, and up until this point they’ve done a pretty …

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Spike Lee Sued In George Zimmerman Debacle

Spike Lee found himself in some trouble last year when he sent out what he thought was George Zimmerman’s address over Twitter. It was in the fiery aftermath of Trayvon Martin’s murder, and everyone wanted answers. After Lee took it upon himself to let the world know who the shooter was, he realized he’d tweeted the wrong address. It actually …

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WATCH: Josh Brolin’s Transformation For Spike Lee’s Oldboy

For his role in Oldboy actor Josh Brolin had to go through a transformation of both mind and body. He was asked to rapidly gain weight, then turnaround and lose it over a weekend. You can view his transformation in a new featurette below: If you not familiar with Oldboy, it’s the English-language remake of a South Korean cult classic …

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Oldboy Remake Delayed to November

One decade ago, Korean director Park Chan-wook released his movie adaptation of the Garon Tsuchiya manga Oldboy. The revenge movie was heavily praised and has since become a cult classic. So, when it was announced that Spike Lee would be directing and American version of Oldboy, fans were skeptical. They still are, due to fears that the story’s mature themes …

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Red-Band Trailer For Oldboy Remake Hits

In 2003, Chan-wook Park, the brilliant movie director who hails from South Korea, graced international movie fans with the incredible Oldboy. The movie told a captivating, disturbing tale of imprisonment and revenge, among other things. Aside from that, Oldboy also gave action movie fans one of the best fight scenes ever filmed. I am, of course, talking about the corridor …

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Jamie Foxx: Spike Lee Was “Irresponsible” With Comments

Jamie Foxx and the director of his latest film, Quentin Tarantino, have taken a lot of heat over the controversial story behind “Django Unchained”. While many say it’s Tarantino’s best work yet, some say the film’s portrayal of slavery and the marketing of “slave dolls” is in poor taste. The latter group includes iconic director Spike Lee, who took to …

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