John Singleton, Director of 'Boyz n the Hood,' Is Dead at 51

The filmmaker suffered a stroke on Apr. 17


Famed director John Singleton, who suffered a stroke last week, has died. 

Singleton is credited with many culturally important films -- including Boys n the Hood, Poetic Justice, Four Brothers -- as well as fan favorites 2 Fast 2 Furious and Abduction. He also directed the classic music video for Michael Jackson's "Remember the Time," starring Iman, Eddie Murphy and Magic Johnson. 

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