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Cinqué Lee is a Actor, Ecrivain and Associate Producer American born on 24 june 1966 at Brooklyn (USA)

Cinqué Lee

Cinqué Lee
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Birth name July
Nationality USA
Birth 24 june 1966 (54 years) at Brooklyn (USA)

Cinqué Lee (born July 1966) is an American actor and filmmaker. He is the younger brother of filmmaker Spike Lee.
Lee has worked in number of different positions of his older brother's films, as a camera operator, video archivist and most notably as a co-screenwriter in the 1994 film Crooklyn. He also had small roles in School Daze (1988) and Oldboy (2013). As an actor, he appeared in the Jim Jarmusch-directed films Mystery Train (1989), Coffee and Cigarettes (2003) and number of other independent films.

Lee is also filmmaker himself, directing, producing and writing the films Nowhere Fast (1997), Sink Like a Stone (2000, short film), UR4 Given (2004), Window on Your Present (2010) and Burn Out the Day (2010, co-directed with Sean Bohary).

Biography

Fils du compositeur Bill Lee, Cinqué Lee est le frère de Spike, Joie et David Lee.

Usually with

Spike Lee
Spike Lee
(5 films)
Joie Lee
Joie Lee
(5 films)
Jim Jarmusch
Jim Jarmusch
(2 films)
Kátia Lund
Kátia Lund
(1 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Cinqué Lee (8 films)

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Actor

Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, 2h3
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Horror comedy, Romantic comedy, Horror, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Comedy horror films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Michael K.Williams, Felicia Pearson, Zaraah Abrahams, Joie Lee, Cinqué Lee, Rami Malek
Roles Ellington Christopher
Rating42% 2.120712.120712.120712.120712.12071
The film opens with an unnamed dancer (Charles “Lil Buck” Riley) dancing in various locations around Brooklyn during the credit sequence.
Oldboy
Oldboy (2013)
, 1h44
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about families, Films about sexuality
Actors Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Olsen, Sharlto Copley, Samuel L. Jackson, Richard Portnow, Michael Imperioli
Roles Bellhop
Rating57% 2.852022.852022.852022.852022.85202
In 1993, Joe Doucett (Josh Brolin) is an alcoholic advertising executive for his company. His constant drinking has gotten him into frequent trouble at work, and one day his ex-wife Donna berates him for missing his daughter, Mia's 3rd birthday, which he brushes off. Later that night, he ruins a meeting with a highly potential client, Daniel Newcombe (Lance Reddick), by hitting on his girlfriend. Knowing that he will likely be fired for his failure, Joe gets drunk, and goes to a bar owned by his friend Chucky (Michael Imperioli), who refuses him entry. While stuck outside, he spots a woman with a yellow umbrella, before passing out.
Delirious
Delirious (2007)
, 1h47
Directed by Tom DiCillo
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Actors Steve Buscemi, Michael Pitt, Alison Lohman, Gina Gershon, Callie Thorne, Kevin Corrigan
Roles Corey
Rating64% 3.2486653.2486653.2486653.2486653.248665
Toby and Les meet when Toby interrupts a crowd of paparazzi waiting to take pictures of pop diva K'harma Leeds (Allison Lohman). Les requests that Toby go get coffee for himself and two of his colleagues. On his way back with coffee, Toby is stopped by K'harma's agents from the inside of a building and asked to see if the photographers are looking.
Coffee and Cigarettes, 1h35
Directed by Jim Jarmusch
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Anthology film, Musical
Actors Roberto Benigni, Steven Wright, Joie Lee, Cinqué Lee, Steve Buscemi, Iggy Pop
Roles Evil Twin
Rating70% 3.5498553.5498553.5498553.5498553.549855
Les interlocuteurs discutent de sujets aussi variés que la caféine, les glaces à l'eau, Abbott et Costello, les théories du complot contre Elvis Presley, l'art de préparer le thé anglais, les inventions de Nikola Tesla, le groupe rock imaginaire Sqürl, le Paris des années 1920 ou l'utilisation de la nicotine comme insecticide.
Mystery Train, 1h53
Directed by Jim Jarmusch
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy, Crime
Themes Radio, Transport films, Rail transport films
Actors Yūki Kudō, Masatoshi Nagase, Cinqué Lee, Nicoletta Braschi, Elizabeth Bracco, Rick Aviles
Roles Bellboy
Rating75% 3.7981553.7981553.7981553.7981553.798155
The film consists of three stories that take place on the same night in downtown Memphis. The three stories are linked together by the Arcade Hotel, a run-down flophouse presided over by the night clerk (Screamin' Jay Hawkins) and bellboy (Cinqué Lee), where the principal characters in each story spend a part of the night. Every room in the hotel is adorned with a portrait of Elvis Presley.
School Daze, 2h1
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Musical theatre, Musical
Themes Musical films
Actors Laurence Fishburne, Giancarlo Esposito, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Darryl M. Bell, Jasmine Guy, Joe Seneca
Roles Buckwheat
Rating60% 3.0016453.0016453.0016453.0016453.001645
Vaughn "Dap" Dunlap (Fishburne) is a politically conscious black American student at Mission College, a leading historically black college whose motto is "Uplift the Race". The college administration is portrayed as inept.

Scriptwriter

All the Invisible Children, 1h56
Directed by John Woo, Emir Kusturica, Ridley Scott, Spike Lee, Kátia Lund, Jordan Scott, Mehdi Charef
Genres Drama
Themes Films about children, L'enfance marginalisée
Actors Kelly Macdonald, David Thewlis, Jiang Wenli, Hannah Hodson Rose, Andre Royo, Rosie Perez
Roles Writer
Rating74% 3.745793.745793.745793.745793.74579
Seven young freedom fighters, heavily armed, are covering ground looking for the enemy. At twenty-one their leader is the eldest. Tanza is twelve and has joined this group after witnessing the massacre of his family. While bathing in a river in the middle of the forest, trying to forget their lives as soldiers for a while, they are unaware that in a short time one of them will be dead and one will be sent to blow up a school, where in a few hours other children just like them will be arriving.
Crooklyn
Crooklyn (1994)
, 1h55
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about music and musicians, Films about drugs, Hip hop films, Gangster films
Actors Alfre Woodard, Delroy Lindo, Zelda Harris, Chris Knowings, David Patrick Kelly, José Zúñiga
Roles Ecrivain
Rating69% 3.498823.498823.498823.498823.49882
In 1973, nine-year-old Troy Carmichael (Zelda Harris) and her brothers Clinton (Carlton Williams), Wendell (Sharif Rashed), Nate (Chris Knowings), and Joseph (Tse-Mach Washington) live in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. The children live with their parents, Woody (Delroy Lindo), a struggling musician, and Carolyn (Alfre Woodard), a schoolteacher.

Producer

Crooklyn
Crooklyn (1994)
, 1h55
Directed by Spike Lee
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Biography, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Medical-themed films, Films about music and musicians, Films about drugs, Hip hop films, Gangster films
Actors Alfre Woodard, Delroy Lindo, Zelda Harris, Chris Knowings, David Patrick Kelly, José Zúñiga
Roles Associate Producer
Rating69% 3.498823.498823.498823.498823.49882
In 1973, nine-year-old Troy Carmichael (Zelda Harris) and her brothers Clinton (Carlton Williams), Wendell (Sharif Rashed), Nate (Chris Knowings), and Joseph (Tse-Mach Washington) live in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. The children live with their parents, Woody (Delroy Lindo), a struggling musician, and Carolyn (Alfre Woodard), a schoolteacher.