"Tribute, honor, homage. we all miss him", Lee said on the red carpet before the awarding ceremony. He took home the award for best animated short film for his project "Dear Basketball" at the 90th Academy Awards in 2018. They shared their photo together on Instagram before they headed out for the big show. He also wore orange sneakers on the red carpet.
On Instagram, Lee posted, "Da Lee's Are In Da House", along with three purple hearts. His look was inspired by the life and works of Kobe.
Bryant was not only a basketball legend, but he is a filmmaker himself.