Baby Boy is a 2001 American coming-of-age hood 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 actress Taraji P. Henson and R&B singer Tyrese Gibson.
Directed by John Singleton. With AlexSandra Wright, Tyrese Gibson, Taraji P. Henson, Omar Gooding. This is the story of Jody, an unemployed young black