While in college, Buckles landed an internship with film director, producer, writer, and actor Spike Lee. Lee has produced over 35 films including "She's Gotta Have It," "Do The Right Thing," and "Chi-Raq". Lee passed a wealth of knowledge onto Buckles. The pair worked closely together and Lee became a true mentor.
"During my internship with Spike Lee I was able to work with him and go to dinner with him and pick his brain 24/7... that's what made it real for me because you know being a kid from the hood, you don't really believe it's possible for you.Read More