John Singleton

Family and Friends Gather to Celebrate the Life of John Singleton

John Singleton

A host of family, friends, celebrities, and dignitaries including Ice Cube, Tarij P. Henson, Stevie Wonder gathered to celebrate the life of director John Singleton. Visit for more information Others who were present to pay their last respects to the fallen director were Black Panther director Ryan Coogler and the film’s Academy Award-winning costume […]

Taraji P. Henson Skipped Met Gala to Attend John Singleton’s Funeral

Taraji P. Henson Skipped Met Gala to Attend John Singleton's Funeral

Yesterday was Met Gala Monday and we had the opportunity to see our favorite celebrities represent their camps through fashion. Unfortunately, Taraji P. Henson didn’t grace the carpet with her presence, but she had a perfect reason. Visit for more information The actress took to Instagram to reveal that she “had to bury my […]

John Singleton’s Outdated Will Leaves $35 Million Estate to His First Born


John Singleton’s family is conflicted over his $35 million estate. Visit for more information The late director is survived by his seven children, however, when he originally wrote his will in 1993 he only had his first born child, Justice. In other words, the other six children aren’t included in the will. John’s mother, […]

President Barack Obama Pays Homage to the Late John Singleton

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While we still mourn the passing of an icon in John Singleton, many have expressed their condolences and honor his tribute to the culture. Visit for more information Former President Barack Obama was one of many fans and celebrities to offer his condolences on social media and remember Singleton’s tremendous legacy and contributions to film. Singleton’s contributions […]

Director John Singleton Dies at Age 51

John Singleton

After premature reports of his passing, it has been confirmed director John Singleton has died Monday (April 29) after being taken off life support by his family. Singleton suffered from a stroke almost two weeks ago, which hospitalized him. The New York Times reports a statement from the family of Singleton was released on Monday […]

John Singleton in a Coma After Suffering Major Stroke

John Singleton

Film director, John Singleton is in a coma after suffering from a major stoke, now his family is in the process of appointing a conservatorship to speak on his behalf. Visit for more information According to legal documents obtained by TMZ,  John’s mom, Shelia Ward, is asking a judge to appoint her temporary conservator […]

FX Premieres Season 2 ‘Snowfall’ Episode in Chicago With Cast [Pictures]

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Last night, June 19, FX Networks celebrated the return of Snowfall in Chicago with a standing-room-only audience at Showplace ICON Theater. Co-creator and famed director John Singleton attended along with showrunner Dave Andron and cast members Damson Idris (“Franklin Saint”), Carter Hudson (“Teddy McDonald”) and Angela Lewis (“Aunt Louie”). Visit for more information The red carpet event also included a screening of the season two premiere, an hour […]

FX’s ‘Snowfall’ Preparing For Season 2’s July 19th Premiere


Last year on it’s July 5th premiere, FX Network’s Snowfall racked in 5.5 million viewers across all linear platforms. After only five episodes into Season 1, the show was green-lighted for Season 2 and the Season 2 premiere is finally near. Visit for more information As the network is preparing for the launch of […]

Today In Hip Hop History: ‘Boyz N Da Hood’ Released In Theaters 27 Years Ago


On this day in Hip Hop history, John Singleton’s Boyz in the Hood hit theaters across the country and became an instant classic. Visit for more information This Oscar-nominated film starring Ice Cube and Cuba Gooding Jr. depicts the life of three friends in South Central Los Angeles and how they cope with the daily trials and […]

Snoop And Ice Cube Sit Down To Discuss Being True To The Game

West Coast legends Snoop Dogg and Ice Cube recently sat down to discuss Cube’s illustrious career while breaking-sticks. Visit for more information In the GGN interview, Cube discussed how breaking into the acting world was more “get in where you fit in,” but states that if it wasn’t for his role as “Doughboy” in […]