Director | Producer | Writer
Vied for the director's seat on Ali (2001). Says that he knew he wouldn't get the job after speaking to the movie's star, Will Smith (one of the many financiers on Lee's Get on the Bus (1996)), who wanted Lee to make a film with "a broader appeal".
Making films has got to be one of the hardest endeavors known to humankind. Straight up and down, film work is hard shit.
His films often have the phrase "Wake Up!" as in an urging to the awakening of maturity and social conscience.
Shelton Jackson Lee
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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