Spike Lee has finally been nominated for Best Director at this year’s Academy Awards for his film "BlacKkKlansman".
With a film career that spans over three decades, Lee has yet to win an Oscar. Lee did receive an Honorary Academy Award in 2016.
Lee is the sixth black man to be nominated for Best Director since 1929. No black filmmakers have ever won Best Director.BlacKkKlansman also received Oscar nominations for Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Original Score, and Best Editing. Adam Driver also received a nomination for Best Supporting Actor.
See his awesome reaction below!
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