Who Is Spike Lee? Spike Lee is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor, noted for his films that deal with controversial social and political issues.Lee's films are typically referred to as "Spike Lee Joints" and the closing credits always end with the phrases "By Any Means Necessary", "Ya Dig" and "Sho Nuff". Spike Lee was making amateur films by age 20 and won a Student Academy Award for his graduate thesis film. Spike Lee Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Wiki & More Spike Lee is a Film Director.Spike Lee was born on March, 20, 1957 at Atlanta, Georgia, United States.Also we can address Spike Lee by other professions like, Film Director & Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Actor, Professor, Documentary Filmmaker, Television Producer, Music Video Director, who works predominantly in Hollywood.