UPDATE 4/22/19 9 AM EST:
Director John Singleton remains hospitalized after suffering a stroke last week.
In a statement released Saturday, Singleton’s family announced that the 51-year-old filmmaker was in ICU and is under great medical care.
“On Wednesday, April 17th our beloved son/father, John Singleton, suffered a stroke while at the hospital,” the statement reads. “We ask that privacy be given to him and our family at this time and appreciate all of the prayers that have been pouring in from his fans, friends and colleagues.”
John Singleton may have suffered a stroke.
No word on when this occurred, but according to blogger B.Scott, he’s currently in the hospital and his condition is unknown at this time.
Actor Omar Epps posted a get well message on Twitter early Saturday (4/20). He appeared in Singleton’s 1995 directorial film “Higher Learning.”
This is a developing story.