John Singleton Net Worth

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John Singleton Net Worth
Net Worth:
$50 Million
Date of Birth
January 6, 1968
Place of Birth
Los Angeles
Screenwriter, Film director, Film Producer, Actor, Television producer

John Singleton Net Worth: John Singleton is an American director, writer and producer who has a net worth of $50 million dollars. John Singleton was born in 1968 in Los Angeles, California, and attended Pasadena City College before graduating from the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts in 1990. He made his film debut a year later with 1991's "Boyz n the Hood". For that picture, Singleton became the youngest person and first African-American to receive an Oscar nomination for Best Director. The film also earned an Academy Award nod for Best Screenplay. That year, Singleton directed Michael Jackson's "Remember the Time" music video with Eddie Murphy. Six years later, his movie "Rosewood", was part of the Berlin International Film Festival and in 2003, he directed "2 Fast 2 Furious" starring Paul Walker. Other directorial credits include "Poetic Justice", "Higher Learning", "Shaft", "Baby Boy", "Four Brothers" and "Abduction". Singleton produced "Higher Learning", "Shaft", "Baby Boy", "Hustle & Flow", "Back Snake Moan" and "Illegal Tender". He appeared in "8 Mile" as himself and on The CW's TV series "The Game" in 2013. Singleton is an outspoken critic of Hollywood, claiming major studios won't allow African-Americans to direct films with themes focused on black culture. In 2007, he escaped charges after striking a jaywalking pedestrian in Los Angeles who later died. Singleton was cleared of being on any substances at the time of the accident. He has been married once and has fathered six children.

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John Singleton

John Daniel Singleton is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer best known for directing Boyz n the Hood in 1991. A native of South Los Angeles, many of his early films consider the implications of inner-city violence. Some of his other films include Poetic Ju...
Screenwriter / Film director / Film Producer / Actor / Television producer
Date of Birth
  • January 6, 1968
  • John Daniel Singleton
  • African American
  • 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Shaft
    Bored Cop with Tea Cup
  • Boyz n the Hood
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