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'Boyz N The Hood' Director John Singleton Dead At 51
He was the first African American filmmaker and the youngest person in history to be nominated for a Best Director Oscar.
John Singleton, ‘Boyz N The Hood’ Director, To Be Taken Off Life Support
By Jake Coyle, AP
Singleton, the first African-American filmmaker to be nominated for a Best Director Oscar, suffered a stroke earlier this month.
The 2019 Oscar Letdown: 'Black Panther' And 'A Star Is Born' Are Dark Horses Now
In the Best Picture race, things aren't looking good for two of the year's most popular movies.
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Spike Lee Finally Nominated For Best Director, Best Picture Oscars
The 61-year-old "BlacKkKlansman" filmmaker has received shockingly scarce Oscar love in his decades as an auteur.
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Emma Stone Delivered The Perfect Burn To The Oscars' Male-Dominated Director Category
So. Much. Shade.
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Guillermo Del Toro Dedicates Oscar Nods To Young Latino Filmmakers
The Mexican director's "The Shape of Water" earned 13 nominations on Tuesday.
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John Avildsen, Oscar-Winning Director Of 'Rocky,' Dead At 81
By Will Dunham, Reuters
Avildsen died Friday. His family said he'd been suffering from pancreatic cancer.
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