"Anytime you see Nola painting or creating anything, Tatyana was there."
Lee's new Netflix series is full of didactic moments that detract from the impact a more nuanced reimagining of his original film might have had.
“I'm like any number of great and horrible things at once and I feel like Nola's a number of great and horrible things at once,” said DeWanda Wise, who plays Nola Darling in the She’s Gotta Have It series.
Barack and Michelle.
Supporting characters of color essentially serve as plot devices or scenery on the HBO show.
Director Spike Lee, who befriended Nunn in college and cast him in several of his films, announced the death on Instagram.
Spike Lee and the chocolate factory.
Blake Lively posing like the Little Mermaid kicks off this week’s #ThrowbackThursday.
BuzzFeed News spoke to fans who attended a tribute party hosted by movie director Spike Lee.
From Parris with Love.
"It's vital for film, TV, and theater to be inclusive of the people who will engage in it, and who will learn to dream from it," the Academy Award-winning actor told BuzzFeed News.
#OscarsSoWhite is becoming more than just a hashtag.
The fact that none of the nominees in the best-actor categories are performers of color has prompted calls from some celebrities to boycott the Oscars telecast in February.
Chi-Raq is daring and urgent in its politics. So why does it saddle its women with all of the responsibility?
The iconic director runs through his 30-year film career with BuzzFeed News, from his first feature film She's Gotta Have It to his latest, Chi-Raq.
"Everybody in here probably voted for Obama, but when I go to offices, I don't see no black folks," the iconoclastic filmmaker said at the Governors Awards.
FIGHT THE POWER!
Rami Malek went from "hey, it's that guy" to the breakout star of the season as Elliot Alderson on USA's new hit dark drama.
Concrete jungle where dreams are destroyed.
Because maybe your desires are more... unconventional than Christian Grey's.
Spike Lee directed the emotional video, which Em released on Mother's Day.
Plus how to win at rock-paper-scissors every time, signs that someone is a cheater, and the top 10 hardest video games ever.
Spike Lee and Ray Allen have been discussing the possibility of making a sequel to their 1998 film, He Got Game. I'm here for the resurrection of Jesus.
Hate to break it to you. But we've been here before.
Mark Protosevich, who wrote the American version of Oldboy, details what he changed, what he kept, and what he axed entirely.
He appealed to Spike Lee because he said the agency was horrible to him, but it looks like the veteran director isn't in the holiday spirit.
The film director is being taken to court by an elderly couple for tweeting their home address and claiming it was Zimmerman's.
Ebony magazine got a dig in at the Tea Party and Twitter did the rest.
For a $10,000 donation, you get to join Spike courtside at a Knicks game. For $5, you can get a tweet.
Sound so smart, like you graduated college. Like you went to Yale but you probably went to Howard.
In honor of Black History Month, photographer Eunique Jones created the "Because of Them, We Can" project to "empower and excite young people about their history and their future in a creative and yet relatable way."
After multiple calls for a boycott, the Weinstein company has discontinued the line of action figures.
Kanye West and the rest of the GOOD crew do plenty of name dropping on the collaborative Cruel Summer album.
The internet's version of the Oscars was visited by the most famous body part from this year's Oscars. BuzzFeed was invited to cover the Webby Awards, so I decided to dress up as Angelina Jolie and terrify a bunch of famous people.
A montage of unique dolly shots from the films of Spike Lee. He's awfully fond of them.
Spike Lee and Woody Allen at Knicks Games is a Tumblr is dedicated to the two most dedicated Oscar-nominated/winning director b-ball fans. Weird fact: they both have a kid named "Satchel".
Spike Lee can hardly contain his excitement. Who could blame him?
President Obama's trip to New York this week was beneficial for him in the new sneaker department. Can't wait to see Obama sporting these on the White House hardwood.
Principal photography has wrapped on Spike Lee's Brooklyn-based joint "Red Hook Summer."
The official video for Michael Jackson's posthumous single, This Is It.