The Academy Award winner centers brotherhood, war and treasure in his latest project.
"I wouldn't want to be any other place in the world but here—the epicenter."
"They wanted me to leave the Garden, walk outside...and come back on 31st Street. And I said I'm not doing that," Lee said.
The streaming service announced a number of projects coming in the new year, including the Obamas' "Crip Camp" and Lee's ''Da 5 Bloods."
The hip-hop take on Shakespeare’s most famous story examines the star-crossed lovers' tale through the eyes of Tybalt, Juliet's cousin.
An Effortlessly Elegant Slay
Celebrating 27 championship titles.
Creator Spike Lee will reportedly shop the series to other outlets.
The film’s director, Spike Lee, wrote a heartfelt tribute to the actor, who enjoyed a long career in Hollywood.
“Spike’s art has moved the cultural dial for decades. I’m proud of the powerful messaging of this film,” says Jordan.
The Oscar-winning director heard from the President in a series of tweets soon after his acceptance speech.
Those in attendance say the director got up and marched to the back of the theater before turning around in a huff.
“Stylin’ and profilin’... It’s gotta be da Jordans,” says Lee of his golden pair of Nike Air Jordan sneakers.
A major Black history moment was made tonight with this honor.
The director also urges Black folks to become gatekeepers.
"A villain is a person who has 800,000 federal employees working for free," Spike Lee tells ESSENCE.
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