Spike Lee Biography

Shelton Jackson "Spike" Lee is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, has produced over 35 films since 1983.

Lee's movies have examined race relations, colorism in the black community, the role of media in contemporary life, urban crime and poverty, and other political issues. Lee has won numerous awards, including an Emmy Award. He has also received two Academy Award nominations; as well as winning the 2013 Gish Prize "for his brilliance and unwavering courage in using film to challenge conventional thinking." Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Spike Lee
Full Name:
Shelton Jackson Lee
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film Producer, Television Director, Television producer, Film Editor, Teacher
Ethnicity:
African American
Date of Birth:
March 20, 1957 (65)
Astrological Sign:
Pisces
Marriages
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