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Best known for directing the groundbreaking 1991 film Boyz n the Hood, he later went on to direct the films Poetic Justice, Shaft, Four Brothers and 2 Fast 2 Furious.
He was married six times, including to actress Akosua Gyamama Busia from 1996-1997. He had a total of seven children; his daughter Cleopatra appeared in Baby Boy.
How did John Singleton die?
John Singleton's death was caused by Stroke.
|Cause of death||Stroke|
|Age of death||51 years|
|Birthday||January 6, 1968|
|Death date||April 29, 2019|
|Place of death||Cedars-Sinai Medical Records Office, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Place of burial||Forest Lawn, Los Angeles, California, United States|
When I was in my 20s, I was out of control in terms of what I would do to defend my vision. There are black film-makers and storytellers who take a back seat to just get it done. It’s good, but it’s not right there. It’s been compromised.John Singleton
Because, if I’m honest, people in the white world might be appalled, but in the black world, they’re making myths out of me. And I know that ain’t the life.John Singleton
The freshest moments in my films have always been with unknown actors.John Singleton
Crunk music is the music of the South, it pervades every club and nightclub not only in America, but all over the world.John Singleton
I love comics. I like to do everything I used to do when I was 14-years-old.John Singleton