Tag Archives: Spike Lee

American Film Institute And Universal Pictures Extend Partnership To Bring Week-Long ‘Black Stories Matter’ Series

The American Film Institute and Universal Pictures have extended their partnership to bring a “Black Stories Matter” week-long AFI Movie Club event, “spotlighting diverse and unique narratives from celebrated Black films,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. The event comes on the heels of a recent collaboration between AFI and Universal …

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Charles Oakley Speaks Out On Knick’s Treatment Toward Spike Lee: “You’re Cheating The People Of New York When You Do Something Like That To A New York Native”

Charles Oakley and Spike Lee

Former Knicks player Charles Oakley is speaking out after film director Spike Lee made claims of mistreatment by New York Knicks owner, James Dolan. “Spike means a lot to New York,” Oakley stated during a phone interview with the Associated Press. “All the boroughs. He’s a game-changer for black movies, …

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”Do The Right Thing” Star Danny Aiello Dies At Age 86

Danny Aiello . Sal Do The Right THing

Veteran actor Danny Aiello, known for his supporting roles in many acclaimed movies since the ’70s including “Moonstruck”, “Do The Right Thing” and “The Professional,” died Thursday night. According to TMZ, The Aiello family said that Danny passed away at a medical facility in New Jersey where he was being …

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