Award-winning screenwriter Kevin Willmott has come a long way since growing up in Junction City, going on to teach film at KU, write and direct movies like “The Confederate States of America” and even win an Oscar with Spike Lee for writing “BlacKkKlansman.”
Spike Lee is honoring #KobeBryant on the #Oscars red carpet. The “BlacKkKlansman” director wore a purple suit trimmed in yellow adorned with Bryant’s No. 24 on the lapel and back. He also wore a pair of Bryant’s Nike sneakers. FULL DETAILS HERE:
(3/4) More than 35 films and documentaries later—and most recently an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and the Grand Prix at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival for “BlacKkKlansman,” Lee continues to expose and interrogate race and racism in America. #BlackHistoryMonth
Congratulations to #SpikeLee on today’s Best Director Golden Globe nomination for “BlacKkKlansman” 29 years after his last nomination for “Do The Right Thing.” The man’s body of work is a thing of beauty.
"The 2020 presidential election is right around the corner... make the moral choice between love and hate. Let's do the right thing." - Spike Lee ("BlacKkKlansman") wins his first competitive Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay. #Oscars
#GoldenGlobes : Best Motion Picture – Drama Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Bohemian Rhapsody If Beale Streat Could Talk A Star Is Born
Nominated for Best Film ?? BlacKkKlansman The Favourite Green Book Roma A Star Is Born #EEBAFTAs
#Oscars : Best Picture — Black Panther BlacKkKlansman Bohemian Rhapsody The Favourite Green Book Roma A Star is Born Vice
TONIGHT: sits down with Spike Lee and the man whose story inspired his new film, “BlacKkKlansman.” Here, Ron Stallworth explains that David Duke called him yesterday, concerned about his portrayal in the movie. Watch more of this interview on .