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Baby Boy is a american film of genre Drama directed by John Singleton released in USA on 27 june 2001 with Tyrese Gibson

Baby Boy (2001)

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Baby Boy
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Released in USA 27 june 2001
Length 2h10
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Drama,    Thriller,    Comedy,    Crime,    Romance
Rating64% 3.2065053.2065053.2065053.2065053.206505

Baby Boy is a 2001 American coming-of-age urban comedy-drama film written, produced, and directed by John Singleton. The film follows bicycle mechanic Joseph "Jody" Summers as he lives and learns in his everyday life in the hood of Los Angeles. It represented the film debut of Taraji P. Henson and R&B singer Tyrese Gibson. Baby Boy was filmed in 2000 and released in summer 2001. Gibson and Henson later starred in the film Four Brothers. The film, originally set to star Tupac Shakur, instead switched to Gibson after Shakur's 1996 death.

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A 20-year-old man named Joseph Summers (Jody) (Tyrese Gibson) lives with his 36-year-old mother Juanita (Adrienne-Joi Johnson), in South Central Los Angeles. He spends most of his time with his unemployed best friend Sweetpea (Omar Gooding), and does not seem interested in becoming a responsible adult. However, he is forced to mature as a result of an ex-con named Melvin (Ving Rhames), who moves into their home. Another factor is his children—a son Joseph "JoJo" Summers Jr. with his girlfriend of five years, 25 year-old Yvette (Taraji P. Henson) and a daughter with a girl that he cheated on Yvette with,18 year-old Peanut, who also lives with her mother.

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