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.
POTUS called the director’s comments “racist.”
The night saw landmark victories, and frustration over celebrating stereotypes.
Directors called plan to move four awards to commercial breaks “an insult.”
“I, Spike Lee Of Sound Mind And Body Will No Longer Wear Prada Or Gucci,” he said.
The winners will be announced next month in Hollywood.
“I cannot even put into words how I feel right now,” King said.
The awards will be handed out next month in Beverly Hills.
The Marvel Comics creator died on Monday, Nov. 12.
“I’m never going to say all police are corrupt,” Lee explains in a new interview.