The media citing documents in a court in Los Angeles. The information provided by the mother, according to the 51 had suffered-Year-old last week, a severe stroke, and could not have since worry.

Singleton took in 1992, with his debut film “Boyz N The Hood”, about the violence in a poor neighborhood of Los Angeles right off the bat two Oscar nominations. He was the first African-American, this honor was in the category “Best Director” awards.

After that, he directed movies such as “Poetic Justice,” “Shaft”, “Four Brothers” and “Abduction”. As a producer, he brought the Drama “Hustle & Flow” to the movies. He is the Executive producer of the current TV series “Snowfall” about the Crack epidemic of the 80s.