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John Singleton

Film Director
Born Jan 6, 1968

John Daniel Singleton is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. A native of South Los Angeles, many of his early films consider the implications of inner-city violence like the critically acclaimed and popular Boyz n the Hood, Poetic Justice, Higher Learning and Baby Boy. He branched out into mainstream territory with the blockbusters 2 Fast 2 Furious and Four Brothers.… Read More

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1968 Birth Born on January 6, 1968.


1990 22 Years Old He graduated from USC in 1990, and is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity. … Read More
1991 23 Years Old 1 More Event
Singleton's 1991 film debut Boyz n the Hood received Academy Award nods for Best Screenplay and Director. … Read More
1997 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Together, they welcomed a baby girl named Hadar Singleton on April 3, 1997 who has appeared in Tears of the Sun (2003) and other productions. … Read More


2007 39 Years Old On August 23, 2007, Singleton was involved in an automobile accident in which he struck a jaywalking pedestrian, Constance Russell, 57, of Los Angeles. … Read More
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