THE HOLLYWOOD MASTERS with John Singleton
Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 7:30 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
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For the next installment of The Hollywood Masters series, Stephen Galloway chats with Academy Award nominated writer/director/producer John Singleton (Boyz n the Hood, Four Brothers). Singleton burst on the scene fresh out of film school with his directorial debut, Boyz n the Hood, establishing himself as an auteur of mainstream urban filmmaking before branching out to blockbusting franchises like Shaft and 2 Fast 2 Furious. Singleton has also produced some critical and commercial successes including Hustle & Flow and Black Snake Moan.
About Stephen Galloway:
Stephen Galloway is executive editor of features for The Hollywood Reporter and a prize-winning journalist who in November was named Entertainment Journalist of the Year at the National Entertainment Journalism Awards. His work has covered a who’s who of Hollywood including Steven Spielberg, Denzel Washington, Sean Penn, Brad Pitt and George Clooney.
He is also responsible for the Reporter’s acclaimed roundtable series featuring the likes of Clint Eastwood, Peter Jackson, Quentin Tarantino, James Cameron, Sandra Bullock and Nicole Kidman.
Galloway is a graduate of Cambridge University and the American Film Institute.