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Bill Nunn, Do The Right Thing's Radio Raheem, Has Died

Bill Nunn, Do The Right Thing's Radio Raheem, Has Died

Originally posted 09/24/2016 04:45PM

Bill Nunn, best known for his role as Radio Raheem in Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing has died. He was 62.

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Inside Lin-Manuel Miranda's Final Hamilton Performance and His Celeb-Filled Afterparty

Originally posted 07/10/2016 10:35AM

When Lin-Manuel Miranda made his entrance during the opening number of his history-making musical Hamilton on Saturday night, he received a one-minute standing ovation, with applause so loud it nearly brought the house down.

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Director Spike Lee Attends a Prince Memorial Service in L.A.

Originally posted 05/12/2016 01:00PM

Purple reigned for Spike Lee at Prince's memorial on Wednesday night in Los Angeles.

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Spike Lee Says Oscars 'Did the Right Thing' with Sweeping Changes After Diversity Controversy – but He's Still Boycotting the Ceremony

Originally posted 01/24/2016 10:35AM

The IMDb Studio: SPIKE LEE ON ACADEMY from IMDb on Vimeo. Spike Lee supports the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the sweeping changes it announced last week in response to the lack of diversity among this year's nominees – but he's still boycotting the ceremony.

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Oscar So White: This Is Bigger Than Will Smith

Originally posted 01/22/2016 08:05AM

The Academy's out of order! The Smiths are out of order! The whole system's out of order!

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FROM EW: Spike Lee Commends Academy President for Oscars Diversity Response

FROM EW: Spike Lee Commends Academy President for Oscars Diversity Response

Originally posted 01/20/2016 08:15PM

Filed Under: Movie News, Spike Lee

'I'm Going to the Knicks Game:' Spike Lee Says He and Wife Won't Be at the Oscars, but His Absence Is Not a 'Boycott'

Originally posted 01/20/2016 08:35AM

You won't find Spike Lee at this year's Academy Awards in Los Angeles – he'll be on the other side of the country watching a basketball game.

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Inside the Oscars' Controversial History of Recognizing (and Overlooking) Minorities & Women

Inside the Oscars' Controversial History of Recognizing (and Overlooking) Minorities & Women

Originally posted 01/19/2016 05:10PM

The Oscars' history of recognizing – and overlooking – minorities and women has led to milestone wins and headline-making controversies.

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FROM EW: Spike Lee's Michael Jackson Documentary Heading to Sundance and Showtime

FROM EW: Spike Lee's Michael Jackson Documentary Heading to Sundance and Showtime

Originally posted 01/07/2016 01:15PM

The doc will make its debut later this month at the Sundance Film Festival, and it will then air on Showtime Feb. 5

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