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The Barclays Center has been the talk of basketball, Hip-Hop and Brooklyn, but one person unfazed by the hype is Spike Lee. The acclaimed director, and Brooklyn native is a devout New York Knick’s fan and when asked if he will start supporting the Nets who have since moved to his borough, he refused to […]

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We all know that Spike Lee isn’t one to hold his tongue, so when people asked about his disdain for Tyler Perry, he quickly shut the whole thing down. Lee, who is promoting his Red Hook Summer release, was being interviewed by host Art Terrell, on Atlanta’s KISS 104.1  radio station, when the Perry questions came […]

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Spike Lee has never been a fan of Hollywood.The filmmaker—and committed New York Knick’s fan—has been very open in expressing his disdain over lack of mainstream financial support for Black films, and with his newest project, Red Hook Summer, hitting select theaters today, the Brooklyn native broke down his new disposition. “I’m moved passed trying to […]

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Director Spike Lee is completing a documentary on the making of the late Michael Jackson’s Bad album. The doc will provide a behind the scenes and very personal view of the creation of Jackson’s 1987 album, the follow up to the record breaking Thriller. “We have footage in this documentary that no one’s ever seen, stuff […]

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The public won’t know the result of the 2012 presidential election until November, but Spike Lee already has an idea of who will win—and it’s likely not Mitt Romney. Lee, a longtime supporter of President Obama, said in an interview with Vulture that while the race will be close, the end result will come down […]

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The 2012 BET Awards was one of the best in years. But things didn’t start off looking that way thanks to host Samuel L. Jackson’s and Spike Lee’s opening struggle rap performance of “Negroes In Paris,” their take on The Throne’ s “Ni**as In Paris.”  Our peeps over at the Urban Daily are in agreement that […]

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Mike Tyson is officially headed for Broadway. The 45-year-old announced Monday (June 18) that his one-man Broadway show, Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth, will debut at New York City’s Longacre Theater, next month, and will run for six nights.

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Mike Tyson has an interesting new job. The boxer has become a spokesperson for the Polish beverage “Black Energy,” and has his face plastered on billboards throughout the country. In the add, Tyson is wearing a white suit (possibly to contrast the product name), and a huge smile next to the words: “Tak Dziala Black,” which […]

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Mike Tyson’s tenure on the “Great White Way,” will be helmed by none other than Spike Lee. TMZ is reporting that the acclaimed director has signed on for Tyson’s show which will premiere on Broadway sometime this year. The former heavyweight champion first debuted the one-man show in Las Vegas, but wanted to make a […]

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During the European leg of their Watch The Throne tour, Kanye West and Jay-Z stopped by Paris, France in what can only be described as a Predictable inevitability. If you’ve asked yourself “What happens when The Throne performs N’s in Paris… In Paris?” well look no further because it finally happened. The Throne performed Ni%$as […]

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Besides directing and producing films, like the upcoming Red Hook Summer, Spike Lee gets a lot of kicks. Plenty of exclusive joints you will never get your hands on, too. Like these special Spike Lee edition Nike Air Foamposite Ones that he felt the need to stunt with by posting pics of them on his […]

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40 Acres & A Mule Filmworks announced Wednesday (April 25) that it will undertake its very first independent distribution effort, by way of Spike Lee’s new project Red Hook Summer, which will hit New York theaters August 12. The Brooklyn coming-of-age story marks a collaboration between the production company, and the Manhattan-based, Variance Films, for […]