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Laura Harrier Owes Career To Spike Lee

Laura Harrier ''wouldn't be an actor'' if it weren't for Spike Lee.The 29-year-old actress has praised her 'BlacKkKlansman' director for his visionary work and career, in particular for promoting ''black people's stories''.She told Britain's Marie...

Laura Harrier And Skeet Ulrich Join Bios

Laura Harrier and Skeet Ulrich have joined Tom Hanks in 'Bios'. The 29-year-old actress - who is best known for her roles as Liz Allan in Marvel's 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' and Patrice in Spike Lee's 2018...

Chadwick Boseman To Star In Yasuke

Chadwick Boseman is set to star in samurai story 'Yasuke'.The 41-year-old actor - who was catapulted to worldwide fame last year when starred as the titular superhero in Marvel blockbuster 'Black Panther' - will produce...

Spike Lee Leads Tributes To John Singleton

Spike Lee, Halle Berry and Viola Davis are among the stars to have paid tribute to the late John Singleton.The 51-year-old filmmaker - who made history as the first African-American and youngest person to be...

Celine Dion: Lady Gaga's Legacy Reaches Well Beyond Show Business

Celine Dion believes Lady Gaga's ''legacy reaches well beyond show business''.The 'Because You Loved Me' hitmaker has penned an impassioned profile about the 'A Star Is Born' star for TIME magazine, after she made the...

Taylor Swift, Bts, Ariana Grande Among Time Most Influential

Taylor Swift, BTS, Rami Malek, Ariana Grande and Chrissy Teigen are among TIME magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World for 2019.The publication has revealed its annual list and a host of famous faces...

Lucy Hale To Star In Sons Of The South

Lucy Hale is to star in Spike Lee's new civil rights drama 'Sons of the South'. The 29-year-old actress will appear alongside Lucas Till in the upcoming movie, which is based on the Bob Zellner...

Robert Pattinson Had To Read Script For Christopher Nolan's Film In Secrecy

Robert Pattinson was ''locked in a room'' to read the script for Christopher Nolan's new movie before handing it back.The 32-year-old actor explained that he's ''sworn to secrecy'' regarding Nolan's upcoming project - which has...

John David Washington To Star In Christopher Nolan's New Film

John David Washington will star in Christopher Nolan's new movie. The 'BlacKkKlansman' actor will reportedly take a lead role in the director's mysterious new project and although plot details are strictly under wraps one insider...

Michael B Jordan In Coach Campaign Directed By Spike Lee

Michael B Jordan stars in a new campaign for Coach directed by Academy Award winner Spike Lee.The 32-year-old 'Creed' actor - who is also a global ambassador for the US label - features in the...

Spike Lee Slams Green Book Oscar Win

Spike Lee thinks 'Green Book' winning the Best Picture Oscar was a ''bad call''.The 61-year-old filmmaker was seen trying to storm out of Los Angeles' Dolby Theatre on Sunday (24.02.19) when it was revealed the...

Chadwick Boseman To Star In Da 5 Bloods

Chadwick Boseman is set to star in a new project directed by Spike Lee.The 41-year-old actor was launched into the spotlight last year when he starred in Marvel blockbuster 'Black Panther', but he's now set...

Spike Lee Keen To Work With Bradley Cooper

Spike Lee would love to work with Bradley Cooper one day, years after he turned him down at an audition.The 'A Star Is Born' hitmaker recently revealed he was rejected by the filmmaking legend around...

Spike Lee Values 'Impact' Over Awards

Spike Lee considers the ''impact'' of his films to be more important than awards.The 61-year-old director - who has helmed a string of iconic movies during his career, including 'Do the Right Thing', 'She's Gotta...

The Killers Gave Spike Lee Full Reigns Over Land Of The Free Video

The Killers gave Spike Lee ''full creative control'' over the music video for their anti-Trump song 'Land Of The Free'.Brandon Flowers and co recently dropped the politically-charged anthem, which saw the 61-year-old Academy Award-winner at...

Sandra Oh Wanted To Be Part Of The Change In Hollywood

Sandra Oh agreed to host the Golden Globe awards to ''witness this moment of change''.The 'Killing Eve' star made history as the first person of Asian descent to host the event on Sunday (06.01.19) and...

Spike Lee Reveals How He Gauged The Public's Reaction To Blackkklansman

Spike Lee secretly attended cinemas to see how crowds reacted to his movie 'BlacKkKlansman'.The acclaimed filmmaker has revealed he went under cover to gauge the reaction to his drama movie, which tells the story of...

Samuel L. Jackson Celebrates 70th With Birthday Bash

Samuel L. Jackson celebrated his 70th birthday with a star-studded party.The 'Snakes on a Plane' actor marked the upcoming milestone with the likes of Whoopi Goldberg, George Lucas, Spike Lee and Anne Hathaway, whilst Stevie...

Vice Leads The Nominations For The 2019 Golden Globes

'Vice' has received the most nominations for the Golden Globe Awards in 2019. The new biopic movie - which tells the story of US politician Dick Cheney - has received six nominations in total ahead...

Spike Lee Wants To Helm A Musical

Spike Lee wants to direct a musical. The 61-year-old Hollywood legend - who has helmed documentaries about Michael Jackson and Pavarotti - has worked on almost every genre possible, but making a ''straight out singing...

Spike Lee Directs Music Video For Unreleased Prince Track

Spike Lee has directed a music video for Prince's previously unreleased track 'Mary Don't You Weep'.The song features during the end credits of Spike's latest movie, 'BlacKkKlansman', and Spike has decided to create a video...

John David Washington's Mum Did More For His Acting Career Than Dad Denzel Washington

John David Washington's mother did more for his acting career than his famous father. The 34-year-old actor has his mum Pauletta Washington to thank for helping him break into the film industry because she kept...

Laura Harrier Channels Her Inner 90s Naomi For Film Tour

Laura Harrier is channelling her inner Naomi Campbell whilst promoting her film 'BlacKkKlansman'.The 28-year-old actress has been on a promotional tour for Spike Lee's acclaimed new biographical drama and her stylist Danielle Nachmani has revealed...

Adam Driver: Choosing Movie Roles Is A No-brainer

Adam Driver says choosing his movie roles has been a no-brainer as he just wants to work with his favourite directors. The 34-year-old 'Star Wars' actor - who currently stars as an undercover police officer...

John David Washington Feels Like 'Spike Lee's Child'

John David Washington feels like one of Spike Lee's children. The 34-year-old actor - whose actual dad is Hollywood icon Denzel Washington - has heaped praise on the acclaimed director after working with Spike on...

Spike Lee Knew He Was Best For Blackkklansman

Spike Lee knew he was the right person to direct 'BlacKkKlansman'.The 61-year-old director was stunned when 'Get Out' filmmaker Jordan Peele - who had optioned the story and developed a script for the movie -...

Shoplifters Wins Palme D'or

'Shoplifters' has been named the surprise winner of the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.The Japanese drama, which was directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda and depicts a self-made family whose secret jeopardises their ability to...

Spike Lee Says Jordan Peele Convinced Him To Make Blackkklansman

Spike Lee's ambition to make 'BlacKkKlansman' was sparked by Jordan Peele.The 61-year-old moviemaker has helmed the new drama film, which tells the story of the first African-American police officer who worked undercover to infiltrate the...

Spike Lee's Blackkklansman Among The Line Up For The Cannes Film Festival

Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' will be among the new movies screened at this year's Cannes Film Festival.The 61-year-old director's upcoming crime drama is an adaptation of the book of the same name by Ron Stallworth, and...

Jordan Peele Keeps His Oscar Next To Get Out Prop

Jordan Peele is keeping his Oscar next to a prop from his movie 'Get Out'.The 39-year-old director became the first African-American to win the Best Original Screenplay award for his hit mystery movie on Sunday...

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