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John Singleton

  1. appreciations
    When It Comes to John Singleton, Don’t Forget Poetic Justice and 2Fast 2FuriousWhether he was making a historical epic, a social drama, or a disposable chase flick, Singleton told stories of real people and real mistrust.
  2. tributes
    Chance the Rapper, Jordan Peele, and Others Pay Tribute to John SingletonThe Boyz n the Hood director was 51.
  3. rip
    Boyz n the Hood Director John Singleton Dead at 51 Following a StrokeHis family says he “passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family and friends.”
  4. report
    Director John Singleton Is in a Coma After Suffering a StrokeHis family stated that he is receiving ICU care.
  5. biopics
    Taraji P. Henson to Star in and Produce an Emmett Till BiopicJohn Singleton is attached to direct.
  6. tv review
    Snowfall Is a Clever, Retro-Pulp ThrillerThis FX drama about the rise of crack in the ‘80s takes its cues from gangster movies, but it’s best when it’s yakking, not whacking.
  7. The Tupac Biopic Dodged Lawsuits, Feuds, and a Wavering Estate. Was It Worth It?The long and complicated history of All Eyez on Me.
  8. John Singleton on People v. O.J. Simpson“I’m right behind the camera, and I start tearing up.”
  9. the industry
    Fox Didn’t Think John Singleton Was Qualified Enough to Direct EmpireUmm …
  10. tough breaks
    How Ja Rule Lost Out on the Fast & Furious Franchise“Ja got too big for himself. He turned down a half a million dollars.”
  11. in development
    Showtime Developing John Singleton ’80s Crack DramaCalled Snowfall.
  12. biopicked
    Tupac Shakur Biopic Lands a DirectorAims for a summer 2014 shoot.
  13. pilot season
    Russell Simmons Is Producing Another Show for HBOThis one’s a “nightclub drama.”
  14. beefs
    John Singleton Suing Paramount for $20 MillionThe director says Paramount stymied his ability to make films there.
  15. exclusive
    John Singleton May Direct the Tupac Shakur BiopicIt looked like the N.W.A. movie was going to go on without him.
  16. exclusive
    N.W.A. Biopic Going Ahead, Possibly Without Director John SingletonBut maybe with Peter Berg!
  17. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Watts, McGregor, Oliver StonePlus: Josh Lucas to star in Australian dog movie.
  18. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Hudson, Binoche, Tracy MorganPlus: John Singleton to direct Taylor Lautner.
  19. the industry
    Kate Winslet Is the New Nicole Kidman in ‘The Reader’Plus: Who will play B.A. Baracus?
  20. the industry
    Terence Howard and James Earl Jones in an All-Black ‘Cat’Plus industry news on John Singleton, Kate Burton, and Panic! At the Disco.
  21. the industry
    ‘G.I. Joe’ Recruits Sienna MillerPlus: A guy from Heroes wrote a play!
  22. the industry
    Simon Cowell Has One IdeaPlus industry news on Jack Black, Vince Lombardi, and John Singleton.
  23. the industry
    Charlize Theron Explores the Interconnectedness of Fate or WhateverPlus industry news on George Clooney, Sean Penn, and Peter Jackson.