John Singleton Remembered as a ‘Genius': ‘Thank You for Your Vision’

John Singleton Remembered as a ‘Genius': ‘Thank You for Your Vision’
John Singleton was remembered across the film, TV, music, media and sports communities on Monday, with admirers ranging from Regina King, Chance the Rapper, Magic Johnson and more singing the praises of the deceased “Boyz N the Hood” filmmaker.

“A Genius,” Janelle Monae said Monday in reaction to news of the director’s passing at age 51. “Thank you for capturing Us like no other.”

Singleton died Monday at 51 after suffering a stroke 13 days earlier.

Morris Chestnut, one of the stars who Singleton discovered for his debut film “Boyz N the Hood,” said in an Instagram post that Singleton gave him “a chance” and helped scores of black individuals see themselves better.

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