'Snowfall' is a captivating true story about America's first crack cocaine outburst in the 80's. The show, in the midst of its third season, is moving along without co-creator John Singleton after his tragic and sudden passing.
John Singleton's Baby Mama Says She Has Been Falsely Accused of Child Abuse
Condolences to the family of John Singleton. His seminal work, Boyz n the Hood, remains one of the most searing, loving portrayals of the challenges facing inner-city youth. He opened doors for filmmakers of color to tell powerful stories that have been too often ignored.
I was discovered by a master filmmaker by the name of John Singleton. He not only made me a movie star but made me a filmmaker. There are no words to express how sad I am to lose my brother, friend & mentor. He loved bring the black experience to the world. ..Us at Cannes ‘90
Stars in the universe that burn the brightest, live shorter lives than others. And with their high-energy light, they transform all that basks in their luminosity. John Singleton'>Farewell John Singleton (1968-2019).
Boyz n the Hood Poetic Justice Higher Learning Baby Boy 2 Fast 2 Furious In 1992, John Singleton was the first black person nominated for a Best Director Oscar. He also remains the youngest person to be nominated. He was 23. Rest in power to one of the greatest to ever do it 🙏
Not only did John make movies for us and our culture, he made one of the most iconic videos ever! It showed the world what Egyptians really looked like! Again I say, THANK YOU! May God bless the soul of John Singleton.
John Singleton made sure to tell our stories on the big screen in an authentic way that only someone from where he’s from could tell, all the while ensuring that our community benefitted. By doing so, he changed Hollywood forever, as well as South L.A. We'll miss you, John.
Boyz n the Hood Poetic Justice Higher Learning Shaft Baby Boy Snowfall These are just a few of John Singleton's work. He was a legendary filmmaker who told authentic stories about the Black experience. He inspired generations of artists behind him. May he rest in peace.
Rest in power, John Singleton. You had generational brilliance. Without you, this never happens. One of the great moments in ESPN television history: