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  1. Spike Lee Partners With NBA for Gun Safety Ads Featuring Star Players

    11:39 am 12/23/2015

    The campaign, sponsored by Everytown for Gun Safety, will launch during a series of big match-ups on Dec. 25.Read more

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  2. 'Chi-Raq' Composer on Longtime Collaboration With Spike Lee: "It's a Mind-Meld Kind of Thing"

    7:00 am 12/15/2015

    Grammy-winning Jazz trumpeter Terence Blanchard, who has scored all of Lee's movies since 1991's 'Jungle Fever,' says of working with the director, "Spike has his own sound and his own vision, and I just try to deal with his cinematic language."Read more

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  3. Academy President Kicks Off Governors Awards With Show of Support for France

    5:24 pm 11/14/2015

    Spike Lee, along with Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds, was honored at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' annual Governors Awards.Read more

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  4. Spike Lee Reveals Why He Took His Movie to Amazon: "Everyone Else Said No"

    5:00 am 11/13/2015

    "All it takes is one yes. You get a bunch of motherf---ing nos, but all it takes is one yes," says the 'Chi-raq' director, who will receive an honorary Oscar at the Governors Awards on Nov. 14.Read more

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  5. 'Chi-Raq' Trailer

    4:23 pm 11/9/2015

    The official trailer for Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' starring Wesley Snipes and Teyonah Parris.Read more

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  6. 'Chi-Raq' Trailer: Watch Wesley Snipes in an Eye Patch and Dave Chappelle Yelling About Stripper Poles

    11:28 am 11/3/2015

    The movie is Spike Lee's modern-day take on an Aristophanes comedy.Read more

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  7. It's Official: Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' Gets December Release in Select Theaters

    1:42 pm 10/29/2015

    The movie is the first title from Amazon Studios, which is partnering with Roadside Attractions and Lionsgate to bring 'Chi-Raq' to cinemas willing to play the movie before it airs on Amazon Prime. Read more

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  8. Spike Lee: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is a "Bully"

    1:13 pm 10/23/2015

    "I said, 'Mayor, Your Honor, you’re gonna be on the wrong side of history,' " the iconic filmmaker says of the dispute over his upcoming feature, 'Chi-Raq.'Read more

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  9. Spike Lee Named NYC Marathon Grand Marshal: "It's Gonna Be a Great Day in My Life"

    7:09 am 10/5/2015

    In August, it was also announced that Lee would recieve an honorary Oscar at the Academy's Governors Awards on Nov. 14. Read more

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  10. Oscars: Julie Lynn and Bonnie Curtis to Produce Governors Awards

    10:55 am 9/2/2015

    The Nov. 14 event will honor Spike Lee, Gena Rowlands and Debbie Reynolds.Read more

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