Having just been canned from his job on his day off, Craig and his best friend Smokey spend the day smoking up in their South Central neighborhood while dealing with a neighborhood bully, relationship troubles, an angry drug dealer, and a lot of other odd characters. –IMDb
Felix Gary Gray (born July 17, 1969) is an American music video and film director. Gray was born in New York City. He was raised in South Central Los Angeles and Highland Park, Illinois. For a short time in the 1990s he worked at Bally Total Fitness as a trainer. He studied film and television at Los Angeles City College but dropped out to pursue his film-making. At first he worked as a cameraman for Fox Television, CNN and E!. This experience helped him find work as a music video director.
Gray has directed more than 30 music videos for musical artists such as Ice Cube, Queen Latifah, TLC, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, and Mary J. Blige, and won several awards for his video work. For Coolio’s “Fantastic Voyage”, he received the 1995 Billboard Music Video Award for Best Rap Video. For TLC’s “Waterfalls”, he received the MTV Music Video Award for Video of the Year, as well as an NAACP Image Award. He was nominated for a Grammy Award in 1998 for directing “How Come, How Long”, Stevie Wonder… read more