F. Gary Gray has been making moves behind the camera since 1989 and has brought some of today’s most buzzworthy and top box office films to the silver screen. Gray directed his first film, the urban comedy "Friday," at age 24 and has since gone on to direct some of the biggest names in film, including Academy Award-winner Kevin Spacey and Academy Award-nominee Samuel L. Jackson in "The Negotiator." Up next, he will direct the eighth installment of "The Fast and the Furious" franchise.
Terrence Howard is a man of many talents. Best known for his current role on Fox’s Empire as malicious music mogul, Luscious Lyon, the real Terrence Howard is also a musical force. His self-taught talent is on full display in several of his earliest film appearances including Ray and Hustle and Flow. The Columbia Records signee completed his debut album in a mere five days, and went on to write music for a number of his on – screen characters. His big screen performances have earned him: a BET Award, five NAACP Image Awards, and Oscar and Golden Globe nominations among them.