Spike Lee confirmed the news via his social media accounts and paid tribute to his dear friend.
“If he dies, he dies,” the actor said, as two men literally came to blows over an argument about the divisive sequel.
FilmRise has recently acquired North American rights to “Seoul Station” but has not currently set a release date.
Antoine Fuqua’s new western is a worthy addition to the canon, but as political commentary it’s slow on the draw.
Some of the best moments of this groundbreaking comedy, now streaming on HBO, were courtesy of “The X-Files” star.