The Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club announced Monday that Spike Lee has been selected to serve as Honorary Celebrity Grand Marshal for Mardi Gras 2018.

The krewe made the announcement on social media late Monday night.

“When you think about Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club, Inc., you should think of greatness in the Urban Community,” the krewe posted. “With that we would like to introduce to some, announce to others a very special brother.”