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1 Biographical Movie |
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
18 Interviews |
32 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
4 Magazine Cover Photos |
Shelton J. Lee | Shelton Lee
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on why other companies passed on Chi-Raq
(2015) before Amazon Studios] They never give you a reason; they just say, "It's not for us." My co-writer Kevin Willmott
and I wrote the script and went to Sundance and everybody was saying no, no, no, no, no. Amazon said yes. I tell my students, "All it takes is one yes. You get a bunch of motherf-ing nos, but all it takes is one yes." 
Mentioned in the song "Light My Candle" from Jonathan Larson's musical Rent. He was also considered to direct the movie version of Rent before Chris Colubus was chosen.
Frequently has characters directly address the camera. Frequently places actors on dollies to achieve a gliding or rotating effect against the background of the shot.