Spike Lee and Jordan Peele Link For New Movie About Black Man Who Joined The KKK
(AllHipHop News) New director Jordan Peele is linking up with veteran OG Spike Lee, to produce a new thriller about the Ku Klux Klan (KKK).
The pair are teaming up to make "Black Klansman,” about the true story of an African-American police officer, who managed to infiltrate the KKK.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the movie tells the tale of Ron Stallworth, who was a black detective in Colorado Springs.
By using various communication methods of the day, he managed to convince local members of the KKK that he was a white supremacist.
When Stallworth had to meet his fellow Klansmen in person, he would send a white police officer as a decoy.
Through his undercover work, Ron Stallworth was able to prevent a number of hate crimes.
According to reports, Spike Lee and Jordan Peele have been working on the movie for at least two years.