Private Funeral Service to be Held Today for John Singleton

Cover Image
Photo credit Getty

A private funeral service will be Monday for Oscar-nominated director John Singleton best known for his debut film, the 1991 South L-A drama "Boyz n the Hood."

Singleton died last Monday at age 51 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.

He had gone to the hospital complaining of leg pain and suffered a massive stroke on April 17th.

His family had him removed from life support 12 days later.

Last week, 'Boyz N the Hood' director John Singleton died at the age of 51. 

Singleton suffered a massive stroke nearly on April 17, after checking himself into Cedars-Sinai Medical Center because he felt pain in one of his legs.   

-KNX 1070 and AP contributed to this