|Intro||American actress, screenwriter and film producer|
|Is||Actor Screenwriter Film producer Writer Television actor Film actor|
|From||United States of America|
|Type||Film, TV, Stage & Radio Literature|
|Birth||22 June 1962, New York City, USA|
Joie Susannah Lee (/ʒwɑː/; born June 22, 1962) is an American screenwriter, film producer and actress. She has appeared in many of the films directed by her brother, Spike Lee, including She's Gotta Have It (1986), School Daze (1988), Do the Right Thing (1989), and Mo' Better Blues (1990). She also co-wrote and produced the film Crooklyn (1994).
Lee was born in Brooklyn, New York, the daughter of Jacqueline (née Shelton), a teacher of arts and black literature, and William James Edward Lee III, a jazz musician, bassist, actor and composer.