Director John Singleton Reportedly Suffers a Stroke, Celebs Send Prayers on Social Media

Credit: Just Jared- Published on April 20, 2019
John Singleton, the Oscar-nominated director of the movie Boyz n the Hood, has reportedly suffered a stroke and is currently in the hospital. The 51-year-old filmmaker was the youngest person to ever be nominated for Best Director at the Academy Awards when he received a nomination in 1992. He was also the first African-American...

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Published on April 22, 2019 -  00:38
John Singleton In ICU Following Stroke
TMZ reports Singleton was experiencing weakness in his leg, which prompted him to visit a hospital. He had just flown back from Costa Rica. His family said in a statement to People magazine, “On Wednesday, Aril 17th our beloved son/father, John Singleton, suffered a stroke while at the hospital. We ask that privacy be given to him and our family at this time and appreciate all of the prayers that have been pouring in from his fans, friends and colleagues.”

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