Ace movie director, John Singleton has passed on. Singleton who was aged 51 had been in intensive care for a while following a stroke.
Singleton was known for his remarkable films including 1991 movie, Boyz N the Hood, as well as ‘Poetic Justice which featured the Late Tupac Shakur and Janet Jackson. At 23, he became the first African-american and youngest person ever to receive an Oscar nomination for ‘Best Director’.
His family put out a statement confirming that the filmmaker had passed shortly after he was removed from life support in Los Angeles on Monday.
May he rest in peace.