English factory worker to tee it up at British Open

HOYLAKE, England - John Singleton had just finished up a practice...what it's like to play with John Singleton!""He's going to win...What's your name?" they asked."John Singleton," he answered.That was met...

Five questions with director John Singleton

LOS ANGELES -- It was the birth of a genre. With 1991's "Boyz N the Hood," filmmaker John Singleton pioneered a new type of film, fusing the traditional coming-of-age story with the treachery of inner-city gang violence...

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Mr. John Singleton, Jr. (BARNWELL, S.C.)

Send flowers to this funeral BARNWELL, S.C. - Mr. John Singleton, Jr., 51, died March 9, 2006. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 14, 2006 at The Chapel of Cave...

Bernice McNair (STAPLETON, Ga.)

...cemetery. Survivors: husband, Harry James McNair, Stapleton; six sisters, Hazel (Willie) Smith, Sandra (John) Singleton, all of Wrens, Rutha Mae (John) Crawford, Thomson, Frankie (Rev. Dennis) Dunbar, Shirley (Thomas) Williams...

Masters Tournament champ Bubba Watson misses cut in British Open

...weekend, along with former PGA Championship winner Y.E. Yang and his South Korean compatriot, K. J. Choi.John Singleton, a factory worker from 10 minutes down the road who got into the Open via local qualifying, shot 78-70 and missed...

McIlroy finds what once was lost at British Open

...Faldo remains the last English winner in 1992 and Tony Jacklin the last to win Open in England in 1969.BIRDIE: John Singleton. The local resin factory worker not only qualified but made three birdies in his last four holes Friday as he played...

Agent helps real people become Hollywood stars

...streets of South Los Angeles would go there, however, especially after Levin got seven of them roles in director John Singleton's breakthrough movie, Boyz n the Hood, in 1991.The next break came when a tough-looking Latino actor from...

Harvard exhibit reveals new layers to Copley paintings

...CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- When acclaimed American painter John Singleton Copley died in England in 1815, he left in his studio...Process and Paradox: The Historical Pictures of John Singleton Copley." The intent is to show a rarely seen aspect...

Top films of year highlighted

...begins, it's time for a list of the best films of the past year. The list includes: 10. Baby Boy (directed by John Singleton, rated R): Films such as Friday have looked at the funnier side of ghetto life, but Mr. Singleton shows a harsher...

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New home-video releases

...among street racers in Florida. DVD extras include a thin batch of deleted and extended scenes introduced by director John Singleton and film editor Bruce Cannon (the intros are generally longer than the actual footage). Singleton provides audio...