John Singleton News
Singleton to produce "Illegal Tender" for Director Franc Reyes.
March 6, 2006
IJohn Singtleton will be producing the independent film "Illegal Tender" with Franc Reyes as the Director/ Screenwriter. Reyes's last film was "Empire", which starred John Leguizamo. "Illegal Tender" is the story of a son paying for the sins of the father. A mother and son are on the run from the criminals who killed her husband and his father. After producing "Hustle and Flow" for Director Craig Brewer last year, which just garnered an Oscar for Best Song (It's Hard Out Here for a Pimp), Singleton will be producing Brewer's next film, "Black Snake Moan", which stars Samuel L. Jackson, Christina Ricci, and Justin Timberlake. Production on "Illegal Tender" is slated to take place in Puerto Rico.