From USC to award-winning filmmaker, Ryan Coogler brings heart, talent to 'Fruitvale Station'

  • by: SANDY COHEN , AP Entertainment Writer
  • Updated: July 10, 2013 - 12:40 PM

LOS ANGELES — Ryan Coogler is back on the University of Southern California campus for the first time since becoming one of the country's most promising young filmmakers, and he heads straight to the camera-rental center where he worked as a student. He runs into a former classmate, who high-fives and congratulates him, then asks for a photo. Coogler sheepishly obliges.

ADVERTISEMENT

Search by category

ADVERTISEMENT

Connect with twitterConnect with facebookConnect with Google+Connect with PinterestConnect with PinterestConnect with RssfeedConnect with email newsletters

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT