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Chris Lighty (1968–2012)


Chris Lighty was born on May 8, 1968 in Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Darrell Steven Lighty. He was a producer, known for Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005), Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest (2011) and Caught in the Crossfire (2010). He was married to Veronica. He died on August 30, 2012 in Riverdale, Bronx. See full bio »

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 2010 Caught in the Crossfire (executive producer)
 2008 50 Cent: The Money and the Power (TV Series) (co-executive producer - 1 episode)
- Choose Your Crew Wisely (2008) ... (co-executive producer)
 2005 Get Rich or Die Tryin' (producer)
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 2003 50 Cent: The New Breed (Video documentary) (management)
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 2013 2 Guns (in memory of)
 2013 Empire State (in loving memory of)
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 2011 Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest (Documentary)
Himself (as Violatest)
 2006 Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops (Documentary)
Himself
 2006 A Portrait of an Artist: The Making of 'Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Video documentary short)
Himself
 2006 Driven (TV Series documentary)
Himself
- LL Cool J (2006) ... Himself
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 2013 The 55th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special)
Himself - In Memoriam
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Alternate Names:

Violatest
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His mother was a secretary and his father was an FBI agent. See more »

Nickname:

The Violator See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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