LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 20:  Director F. Gary Gray  arrives at Film Independent's 2012 Los Angeles Film Festival Premiere Of AFFRM & Participant Media's "Middle Of Nowhere" at Regal Cinemas L.A. Live on June 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Valerie Macon/Getty Images)

F. Gary Gray


Whether music vidoes or blockbuster films, Felix Gary Gray has mastered the art of directing classics. From Ice Cube's "It Was a Good Day" and TLC's "Waterfalls" to Friday, Set it Off and The Negotiator, the LA-based vet has his hands in a number of acclaimed projects. Directing since the early '90s, his list of work includes videos for artists like Stevie Wonder, R. Kelly, Whitney Houston, Dr. Dre and Queen Latifah.