Skip to content

Rising rap renegade Juice WRLD reminded us again about the fragility of life and the hazards of abusing powerful prescription medication. WRLD, who was born Jarad Anthony Higgins, passed away suddenly at a Chicago airport on Dec. 8, 2019, after reportedly ingesting a lethal amount of opioids. One of the most shocking and surprising deaths…

Read More
EXCLUSIVE: John Singleton hanging out outside the NAACP after party in Los Angeles. (Photo credit: JD Pht Bx & MCGM / Splash News)

The daughter of the late venerated filmmaker John Singleton is petitioning his estate for an allowance to cover her expenses that she’s had difficulty meeting. Cleopatra Singleton, 21, informed the estate that her father used to pay all of her expenses since she is a student with common responsibilities such as a cell phone, car…

Read More

Tuesday was declared “John Singleton Day” by Los Angeles City Council President Herb J. Wesson Jr. as a way to pay homage to the legendary filmmaker. The announcement and private celebration took place at the School of Cinematic Arts at the University of Southern California, where Singleton was a star student and graduated in 1990,…

Read More

The public memorial for the late, legendary movie director John Singleton has been announced. The family notified the media that the idolized filmmaker will be memorialized at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, Singleton’s alma mater. According to TMZ, the Singelton family will hold the public memorial at Southern Cal on May 21, 2019,…

Read More

We were told that transcendent director John Singleton died of a massive stroke at the famed Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. What we did not know was that the death on the birth certificate, obtained by TMZ, showed that the Boyz N the Hood writer and director had passed away on April 28, 2019,…

Read More

Filmmaker John Singleton had been the executive producer of the critically acclaimed “Snowfall” prior to his death. The 51-year-old passed away on April 29, after being taken off of life support following a “major stroke.” According to TMZ, “Snowfall” season 3 is almost finished production and will wrap in June and Singleton will not be replaced as an executive…

Read More
Actor Winston Duke remembers John Singleton (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Actor Winston Duke, best known for playing M’Baku in Black Panther and Gabe Wilson in Us, shares how director John Singleton’s work impacted him personally and professionally during an interview with rolling out at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City.

Read More
EXCLUSIVE: John Singleton hanging out outside the NAACP after party in Los Angeles. (Photo credit: JD Pht Bx & MCGM / Splash News)

John Singleton’s will has been filed in court, and the beneficiary of his estate has been named. The 51-year-old filmmaker — who made history as the first African American and youngest person to be nominated for the Best Director Oscar in 1992 for Boyz N the Hood — had his life support turned off earlier this…

Read More

A public celebration of life for Oscar-nominated film director John Singleton will be announced soon. According to TMZ, a private service will take place Monday, May 6, 2019, and a larger public service will be announced in the weeks to come. On Singleton died on April 29 after suffering complications from a stroke. During his film…

Read More

The iconic African American director John Singleton has died. He was a trailblazer in film, who created content for the community that challenged, educated and entertained. He was the first African American to be nominated for an Academy Award for best director. Known for his one-of-a-kind style, the 51-year-old filmmaker suffered a major stroke on April 17, 2019.…

Read More

Legendary director, writer and producer John Singleton died Monday afternoon, April 29, 2019, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, where he’s been hospitalized since having a major stroke on April 17. He was 51. Singleton died a short time after his family made the “agonizing” decision earlier in the day to have his doctors…

Read More

John Singleton continues to fight after experiencing a stroke several days ago. The award-winning director is currently in a coma. According to reports by TMZ, Singleton’s family revealed that his health issues may be more serious than previously expected. As a result, they are in the process of establishing a conservatorship for him. Last week,…

Read More