Episode 21 – Tribute to John Singleton

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Hey Everybody. It’s Tuesday, April 30, and I’m dedicating today’s episode to brilliant filmmaker John Singleton who passed away yesterday. I’m going to break down a few scenes from my favorite movie of his and speak about how important he was to us.

This is Shaun King and you are listening to (THE BREAKDOWN)



Yesterday was a sad and difficult day for the culture, for filmmaking, definitely for all of Los Angeles — but particularly South Central, and certainly a major loss for the friends and family of John Singleton. He passed away yesterday after being taken off of life support. Prematurely, a few hours before he actually passed away, we were told that he had already died, but that was apparently because the family had made the decision to take him off of life support, but had not done so yet. John suffered a…

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