Lupita Nyong’o Disappointed in “Lack of Inclusion” at Oscars

Lupita Nyong’o spoke out via social media, voicing her disappointment in the lack of diversity in the 2016 Academy Award nominations. This is the second year straight without nominees for people of color. Lupita Nyong'o adds her voice to the…

Chris Rock Feels Pressure To Boycott Oscars, No People Of Color Nominated For Second Straight Year

Chris Rock has been tapped to host the 88th Academy Awards on Feb. 28, although reports say that he is feeling some pressure about whether to proceed with his hosting duties or drop the gig. The pressure comes from his…

Michael Jackson: Spike Lee’s Showtime Documentary on King of Pop Airs First Teaser

Michael Jackson is the star of a new Spike Lee documentary coming to Showtime on February 5. A teaser for the film aired for the first time earlier this week. Michael Jackson’s Journey From Motown To Off The Wall takes…

Debbie Reynolds Missed Governors Awards, Granddaughter Accepts Humanitarian Award

Debbie Reynolds missed this year’s Governors Awards, put on by The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. It’s a shame Debbie Reynolds didn’t make it, because she was the recipient of the coveted Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. The award,…

Amazon’s First Original Movie Is Spike Lee’s ‘Chi-Raq’

Amazon, which has begun to have success with its original TV series, is finally jumping into the world of original films. The company has officially announced its first project – Spike Lee’s Chi-Raq. In January, Amazon announced plans to produce…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…