Director | Producer | Writer
When Norman Jewison was originally hired to direct Malcolm X (1992), Lee met with him and convinced him he needed to "sit this one out". Feeling that only a black director was qualified and would bring the necessary perspective, Lee then stepped in ...
Amongst black people, you have always heard it said that once a black man reaches a certain level, especially if you are an entertainer, you get a white trophy woman. I didn't make that up.
Often casts Denzel Washington and Michael Imperioli.
Shelton Jackson Lee
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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