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  • Birth Name: Shelton Jackson Lee
  • Birth Place: Atlanta, GA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/20/1957, Pisces
  • Profession: Director; producer; screenwriter; actor
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Jimmy Fallon Brings Tonight Show Back to New York with Star-Studded Debut

Jimmy Fallon ushered in a new era of The Tonight Show, and welcomed the show back to New York for the first time in more than four decades on Monday. Although the former Late Night host was broadcasting from the same studio, with the same band and the same announcer, the historical impact of The Tonight Show's return to the Big Apple was...read more

Friends and Family Gather for Philip Seymour Hoffman's Funeral

Roughly 400 friends and family attended Philip Seymour Hoffman's funeral on Friday in New York, People reports.

Among those in attendance at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in Manhattan were his former co-stars...read more

Jamie Foxx: Spike Lee's Django Unchained Digs Are "Irresponsible"

Jamie Foxx is firing back at Spike Lee for calling his film Django Unchained disrespectful to his ancestors.

"The question for me is: Where's Spike Lee coming from?" Foxx said to London's The Guardian. "He didn't like Whoopi Goldberg, he doesn't like Tyler Perry, he doesn't like anybody, I think he's sort of run his course. I mean, I respect Spike; he's a fantastic director. But he gets a little shady when he's taking shots at his colleagues without looking at the work. To me, that's irresponsible."

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Spike's Joint
Hoop Dreams: Trailer
Miracle At St. Anna: Moving Haystack

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Saint John of Las Vegas
Saint John of Las Vegas
Passing Strange [HD]
Saint John of Las Vegas

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If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (Part 2)
If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise (Part 1)
Spike Lee
Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks

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Year Title Description
2014 Katt Williams TV Show Series, Director
2013 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony TV Show Series, Appearing
2012 BET Honors 2012 TV Show Series, Appearing
2010 If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise TV Show Series, Producer
2010 If God Is Willing and Da Creek Don't Rise TV Show Series, Director

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Spike Lee: Django Unchained Is Disrespectful to My Ancestors

Spike Lee says he does not plan to see Quentin Tarantino's new film Django Unchained because it's disrespectful to his ancestors.

"I'm not gonna see it," the filmmaker told VIBETV. "All I'm going to say is that it's disrespectful to my ancestors to see that film. I can't disrespect my ancestors. That's just me. ... I'm not speaking on behalf of anybody else.

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What's Trending to Offer Daily Fix of YouTube's Finest

Good news, YouTube addicts! What's Trending with Shira Lazar has increased the dosage of your favorite viral videos, news and social commentary.

The Emmy-nominated live weekly web series will air daily on YouTube, starting Monday at noon PT/3 ET. "When we aired once a week, we had to choose the biggest stuff that was out there and sacrifice the smaller things that we still loved," CEO Damon Berger told TVGuide.com. "So now, every day you're going to get literally the best of what YouTube has to offer from video in a kind of condensed way."

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HBO Steps Into the Ring with Mike Tyson Boxing Drama

HBO has ordered a boxing drama pilot from Mike Tyson, Spike Lee and Entourage showrunner Doug Ellin, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

When can you next catch Mike Tyson on TV, online or on demand? Add him to your Watchlist and you'll know for sure

Da Brick — which takes its title from Newark, N.J.'s nickname "Brick City" — will be loosely based ...
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HBO Developing Series Loosely Based on Mike Tyson's Life

Mike Tyson is bringing a loose version of his life to HBO, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The series titled Da Brick will be directed by Spike Lee, written and run by John Ridley and have some participation from Entourage creator Doug Ellin and his producing partner, Jim Lefkowitz...
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Awkward Top Moments with Letterman, Kardashian and Little Sally Draper

TV made us uncomfortable this week. America's Got Talent's "male Lady Gaga" made it hard for us to keep a poker face. Danielle Staub continued to upset us with her misguided parenting practices. Kim Kardashian is a clean freak. Ten-year-old Sally Draper was aroused by The Man from U.N.C.L.E. And David Letterman will not stop talking about Jay Leno. Welcome to Top Moments: Discomfort Level Edition.

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Spike Lee: That's My Story and I'm Sticking to It
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