Spike Lee
Lee at the 88th Academy Awards Governors Awards
2 Nominations
Role Actor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Born March 20, 1957
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Spike Lee is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His production company, 40 Acres & 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.

Special & Honorary Awards

88th Academy Awards, 2015
Honorary Award


62nd Academy Awards, 1989
Best Original ScreenplayDo The Right Thing
70th Academy Awards, 1997
Best Documentary Feature4 Little Girls (shared with Sam Pollard)