John Singleton, Director Of ‘Boyz N The Hood,’ Dies At 51
Tributes are pouring in for groundbreaking director John Singleton. He died Monday at age 51 following complications from a stroke. Singleton’s movies are being remembered for bringing the stories of black Americans into the center of Hollywood and popular culture. At 24 years old, he became the youngest-ever and first black nominee for best director at the Oscars for “Boyz n the Hood.” Vladimir Duthiers reports.