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Spike Lee

Name:
Spike Lee

Age:
60

Date of Birth:
Mar 20, 1957

Place of Birth:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Occupation:
Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Professor

Parents:
Bill Lee,Jacqueline Carroll (née Shelton)

Spouse:
Tonya Lewis (1993–present)

Children:
Satchel Lee (b. 1994),Jackson Lee (b. 1997)

Residence:
New York City

Home town:
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Years active:
1977–present

Awards:
List of awards and nominations received by Spike Lee

Spike Lee - Summary Details

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Crew in A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

A successful writer living in Los Angeles, Dito (Robert Downey Jr.) is summoned home to Astoria after a 15-year absence by his mother (Dianne Wiest) when his father...
https://www.femail.com.au/a-guide-to-recognizing-your-saints-crew.htm

Christopher Plummer, The Last Station, Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus Interview

Four decades since Christopher Plummer became an international movie star with his iconic star turn in Robert Wise's Oscar winning classic The Sound of Music,...
https://www.femail.com.au/christopher-plummer-the-last-station-imaginarium-of-dr-parnassus-interview.htm

New York, I Love You Behind the Scenes

From the producers of Paris Je T'aime comes New York, I Love You , a series of love stories set in and featuring the city of New York, and starring some of the world's...
https://www.femail.com.au/new-york-i-love-you-behind-the-scenes.htm

Michael Jackson Off The Wall

The importance of Michael Jackson’s Off The Wall cannot be overstated. Recorded when he was just 20 years old, the album heralded Michael’s stunning emancipation as a...
https://www.femail.com.au/michael-jackson-off-the-wall.htm

25th Hour

Can you change your whole life in a day? The clock is ticking on Monty Brogan's freedom - in 24 hours, he goes to prison for seven long years. Once a king of...
https://www.femail.com.au/25th_hour.htm

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