Loading...

Spike Lee (Shelton Jackson Lee)

Photos with Spike Lee

Search on Amazon

Biography

Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Spike Lee was born Shelton Jackson Lee on March 20, 1957, in Atlanta, Georgia. At a very young age, he moved from pre-civil rights Georgia, to Brooklyn, New York. Lee came from artistic, education-grounded background; his father was a jazz musician, and his mother, a schoolteacher. He attended school in Morehouse College in Atlanta and developed his film making skills at Clark Atlanta University. After graduating from Morehouse, Lee attended the Tisch School of Arts graduate film program. He made a controversial short, The Answer (1980), a reworking of D.W. Griffith's The Birth of a Nation (1915) a ten-minute film. Read more...

Actor

Character: Mr. Mookie

Red Hook Summer 2012

9
Character: Himself

BET Awards 2012 2012

1
Character: Himself

The BET Honors 2012

0
Character: Himself

With All Due Respect 2009

0
0
0
Character: Himself

Film School 2004

0
Character: Himself

2003 Trumpet Awards 2003

0
Character: Himself

Independent View 2002

0
17
14
Character: Himself

Drop Squad 1994

0
Character: Himself

The Essence Awards 1994

0
Character: Himself

Rock the Vote 1993

0
52
Character: Himself - Cineaste

Adieu, Babylone! 1992

0
34
17
Character: Himself

Lonely in America 1990

0
13
Character: Himself - Presenter

The 12th Annual Critics' Choice Awards 2007

0
Character: Jimmy

Girl 6 1996

23
Character: Spike Lee

Lisa Picard Is Famous 2000

3
Character: Himself

2000 Essence Awards 2000

0
0
0
0
11
2
Character: Himself - Guest

The Arsenio Hall Show 1989

0
Character: Himself

Comic Relief V 1992

0
Character: Himself - Nominee: Best Original Screenplay

The 62nd Annual Academy Awards 1990

13
Character: Himself

Arena 1975

1
42
Character: Himself

Through the Fire 2005

0
Character: Himself - Film Director

Hoop Dreams 1994

15
0
0
Character: Himself - Panelist

The Lineup: Best Sports Movies 2013

0
0
Character: Himself

Ali's 65 2007

0
Character: Himself

Brooklyn Boheme 2011

0
0
Character: Himself

When We Were Kings 1996

11
Character: Himself

Street Fight 2005

0
Character: Himself

I'll Make Me a World 1999

0
Character: Himself

Guest 2010

0
2
Character: Himself

Chi-Raq 0

0
6
Character: Himself - At NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

Jason Sudeikis/Kelly Rohrbach/Matthew Heineman 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Episode #1.2 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #5.49 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Spike Lee 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Spike Lee 0

0
Character: Himself

Broke 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Episode #4.140 0

0
Character: Himself

Surprises 0

0
0
Character: Himself

Be Water My Friend 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #11.11 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #9.41 0

0
Character: Himself

Do the Right Thing 0

0
3
Character: Himself

Episode #12.52 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #3.1 0

2
Character: Himself - Guest

Episode #3.21 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Episode #4.13 0

0
Character: Himself - Guest

Spike Lee/Tomm Moore/Gap Dream 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #1.1 0

0
Character: Himself

Spike Lee 0

0
Character: Himself

Episode #6.94 0

0
Character: Himself

Spike Lee 0

0
0
Character: Himself - Panelist

Laquan McDonald Shooting & Spike Lee 0

0
0
Character: Himself

Spike Lee 0

0
Character: Himself

'Cronies' 0

0

Directing

Character: Mr. Mookie

Red Hook Summer 2012

9
17
14
52
34
17
13
Character: Jimmy

Girl 6 1996

23
2
13
1

Writing