John Singleton Shares What Inspired Him to Make Boyz n the Hood

Aired on 07/10/1991 | CC tv-pg
In a 1991 appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show, film director and screenwriter John Singleton speaks on the inspiration behind his 1991 film Boyz n the Hood. Here, John addresses fatherhood and the striking statistics that compelled him create this classic film.