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About John Singleton
John Singleton was a celebrated American filmmaker and an actor, largely known for directing the movie entitled “Boyz n the Hood”. That aside, he has played crucial roles in the filming of a number of movies like “Higher Learning”, “Baby Boy”, “2 Fast 2 Furious” and “Poetic Justice”.
He developed the love for making films at a very young age and got the opportunity to work with the Creative Artists Agency during his days in the university.
He’s the son of Danny Singleton and Sheila Ward-Johnson. He married Ghanaian actress and songwriter, Akosua Gyamama Busia, in 1996, but the couple went their separate ways a year later. The couple had a son.
He was nominated for the “Best Director” prize at the Academy Award in 1991. His nomination for the award made him the youngest and the first black-American to achieve that.
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Famous quotes by John Singleton
I already have legitimacy as a filmmaker and now I'm trying to do stuff that's just fun. Until I find a cool tangible subject again that I want to tackle.John Singleton
I wanted to dress cool, and get all the ladies.John Singleton
It's cool for me because I'm a director, but I'm also a teacher. I'm a lover of cinema, and I love working with people who are hungry and have the energy to really do better work.John Singleton
F.A.Q. about John Singleton
When is his birthday?
John Singleton's birthday is on January 6, 1968.
In how many days is his birthday?
John's birthday is in 73 days
How old was John when he died?
He was 51 years old.
When did he die?
He died in April 29, 2019.
How old would he be today?
John Singleton would be 53 years old if he was alive today.
Where was John from?
He was born in Los Angeles, California, U.S..
John Singleton's Popularity
John Singleton was a famous American director, who was born on January 6, 1968. As a person born on this date, John Singleton is listed in our database as the 64th most popular celebrity for the day (January 6) and the 193rd most popular for the year (1968).
People born on January 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. John Singleton is the 1564th most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to John Singleton's birthday, John Singleton is the 12125th most famous American and ranks 538th in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
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