“This moment for me and Spike is a huge moment,” Perry says in a new interview.
The sprawling 330-acre facility officially opened Saturday in Atlanta.
“Three years ago I was pretty tone deaf to the realities of certain situations,” the writer-director told reporters.
“Why are we still asking is this guy a white supremacist?” Lee said to CNN’s Anderson Cooper.
The comedy was based on Lee’s award-winning 1986 film.
Veteran actor played one of the “cornermen” in Spike Lee’s film.
Spike Lee, Ruth E. Carter, 50 Cent, Billy Porter are among the names revealed.
Director urged film and TV productions to “shut it down.”
Smith’s gift to the Class of 2019 is said to be worth about $40 million.
Clarke Peters and Isiah Whitlock Jr. round out cast of the Netflix drama.