Ckrush Entertainment, Inc., a subsidiary of Ckrush, Inc., announced today that acclaimed film director Spike Lee will executive produce Ckrush Entertainment’s groundbreaking film LiveMansion: The Movie. The first feature film to be produced by an online community (Ckrush’s LiveMansion.com), LiveMansion: The Movie is a thriller scheduled to go into production later this year. As an executive producer, Lee will help guide the key creative and production elements of the film. Lee previously served as a judge in the selection process for the film’s director and hosted a screening of the director finalists’ shorts at Tribeca Cinemas in New York City.
Nominated for two Academy Awards and the director of over 30 feature films, Spike Lee is one of the world’s most accomplished filmmakers. His directorial credits include She’s Gotta Have It (1986), Do the Right Thing (1989), Malcolm X (1992), Summer of Sam (1999), 25th Hour (2002) and Inside Man (2006). In addition to his achievements as a director, Lee is an award winning writer, actor and producer.
“Having Spike Lee contribute to the making of ‘LiveMansion: The Movie” is phenomenal on many levels” commented Ckrush, Inc. President Jeremy Dallow. “Firstly, Spike’s involvement in any film is an incredible asset to that film. For Spike to lend his expertise to such a groundbreaking project is both a strong endorsement for the vision Ckrush has and a tremendous plus to the making of what we hope will be a great film. LiveMansion.com continues to give filmmakers, actors and people who love film incredible opportunities. The chance to work with Spike Lee is the opportunity of a lifetime. We are very grateful to be working with Spike and think the thousands of people who have participated in the making of film through LiveMansion.com will be very excited that Spike Lee is on their team.”