Well known director, producer and screen writer, John Singleton has been hospitalized for a stroke. The Academy Award nominee, checked himself into an undisclosed hospital this week, after experiencing weakness in one of his legs.
Family members stated that Singleton flew back from Costa Rica which may have caused the stroke. Doctors are still conducting further testing; they describe his diagnosis as a “mild” stroke.
Singleton, is best known for producing some of your all-time favorite movies “Boyz n the Hood”, “Poetic Justice”, “Rosewood” and the hit tv series “Empire” and “Snowfall”.
Celebrities such as, rapper Snoop Dogg, movie director Guillermo del Toro, and actor Mark Wahlberg have sent their well wishes to Singleton and his family during this time.