Spike Lee won his first Academy Award for BlacKkKlansman

HOLLYWOOD, CA — Spike Lee, the outspoken filmmaker who won his first Academy Award for best-adapted screenplay as a co-writer of “BlacKkKlansman,” lived up to his reputation backstage, taking shots at the night’s best picture winner “Green Book” while sending reporters into laughing fits. Some critics have long held that Lee, who also directed “BlacKkKlansman,”…