Spike Lee Set For “Red Hook,” “Oldboy”

Blackfilm reports that Spike Lee is currently working on his next feature “Red Hook Summer”.

The story centers on an adult from Atlanta who comes and spends the summer in Red Hook section of Brooklyn, NY. Lee will be reprising his role as Mookie, the Brooklyn pizza delivery worker character he played in 1989’s “Do the Right Thing.”

Shooting has just kicked off on the project which would mark his first non-documentary since 2008 war film “Miracle At St. Anna”.

Also today, Mandate Pictures has officially confirmed that Lee will direct the remake of the highly-acclaimed South Korean film “Oldboy”. Lee was rumoured for the job late last week, but now it’s official.