John Singleton has passed away.
The film director, screenwriter, and producer died Monday in Los Angeles. He was 51.
According to a family spokesperson, John passed away peacefully at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, surrounded by his family and friends.
“We want to thank the amazing doctors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital for their expert care and kindness and we again want thank all of John’s fans, friends and colleagues for all of the love and support they showed him during this difficult time,” the family said in a statement.
John’s family announced that they made the decision to pull him from life support earlier on Monday.
John suffered a stroke on April 17 and he had been in the ICU ever since.