Spike Lee's Netflix show has sparked controversy over disparaging remarks made about black British actors including John Boyega and Chiwetel Ejiofor.
Director John Singleton's daughter Justice - and former president Barack Obama – have paid tribute to her 'hero' father.
Spike Lee has lead a flood of tributes from Hollywood stars to the late John Singleton, who had died at the age of just 51.
Singleton, who is 51, fell ill after a trip to Costa Rica last week, and then suffered a stroke while under medical care, with initial reports suggesting that it was mild.
It was a baffling gambit from President Donald Trump to accuse Spike Lee of being 'racist' in his speech at the Oscars on Sunday night.
The director tried to storm out of the Dolby Theatre when the controversial film picked up the top prize on Sunday night.
Spike Lee was visibly angry after learning that Green Book had won Best Picture at this year’s Oscars, saying “the ref made a bad call”. The director, whose film BlacKkKlansman was nominated in the same category, waved his hands in disgust and seemingly tried to walk out of the Dolby Theatre. According to Associated Press, Lee made his way to the building’s exit while the film’s producers were delivering their acceptance speeches, but was stopped by staff members.
The film director discusses his colourful political satire, speaking out in the film industry and confirms his involvement in del Toro's Netflix anthology series.