Spike Lee’s ‘Chi-raq’ to be Amazon’s first feature film


By theGrio

Amazon has announced that it plans to produce a dozen films this year.

The first of those films will be Spike Lee’s upcoming picture Chi-raq, according to the The Hollywood Reporter.

Chi-raq reportedly focuses on the violence in inner-city Chicago and takes its name from the derogatory nickname many victims of violence have given to their area.

It stars big names like Nick Cannon, Jennifer Hudson, Common, Wesley Snipes, Dave Chappelle and John Cusack, and Amazon …read more

Via:: The Grio