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Birth Name: John Daniel Singleton

Age: 49, born 6 January 1968

Born and residing in: United States


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Description: John Daniel Singleton (born January 6, 1968) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer best known for directing Boyz n the Hood in 1991. For the film, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Director, becoming the first African American and youngest person to have ever been nominated for the award. Singleton is a native of South Los Angeles and many of his early films, such as Poetic Justice (1993), Higher Learning (1995), and Baby Boy (2001), consider the implications of inner-city violence. Some of his other films include dramas such as Rosewood (1997) in addition to action films such as Shaft (2000), 2 ... (more)
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Movies directed by

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
Rating:
5.4
1839 Watched
2. Four Brothers (2005)
Rating:
6.7
880 Watched
3. Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Rating:
7.3
680 Watched
4. Shaft (2000)
Rating:
5.5
689 Watched
5. Abduction (2011)
Rating:
5.4
385 Watched




Movies

Most popular
Top rated
Most recent
Rating:
5.3
763 Watched
2. Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Rating:
7.3
680 Watched
3. Shaft (2000)
Rating:
5.5
689 Watched
Rating:
7.5
88 Watched
5. Baby Boy (2001)
Rating:
6
71 Watched




Movies written by

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Top rated
Most recent
1. Boyz n the Hood (1991)
Rating:
7.3
680 Watched
2. Shaft (2000)
Rating:
5.5
689 Watched
3. Higher Learning (1995)
Rating:
6
154 Watched
4. Poetic Justice (1993)
Rating:
6.5
70 Watched
5. Baby Boy (2001)
Rating:
6
71 Watched




TV

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1. The Daily Show (1996)
Rating:
7.5
1051 Watched
Rating:
7.1
590 Watched
Rating:
6.8
94 Watched
Rating:
7.9
71 Watched
Rating:
8.7
41 Watched




TV directed by

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Rating:
7.9
75 Watched
2. Empire (2015)
Rating:
7.4
54 Watched
3. Billions (2016)
Rating:
7.1
36 Watched
4. 30 for 30 (2009)
Rating:
7.8
15 Watched
5. Snowfall (2017)
Rating:
8.5
4 Watched




Books

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TV written by

1. Snowfall (2017)
Rating:
8.5
4 Watched
2. Snowfall (2016)
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"Best New Filmmaker! Winner: John Singleton, Boyz n the Hood!"



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