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Jamie Foxx

Next star: Susan Sarandon
Previous star: Steven Spielberg

Biography

Foxx in Paris in January 2013, at the French premiere of Django Unchained

Source: Wikipedia

Eric Marlon Bishop (born December 13, 1967),1 known professionally as Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, record producer, and comedian. For his portrayal of Ray Charles in the 2004 biographical film Ray, he won an Academy Award for Best Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. That same year, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the crime film Collateral. Since spring 2017, Foxx has served as the host and executive producer of the Fox game show Beat Shazam.

Fact file

  • Born: Eric Marlon Bishop December 13, 1967 (age 51)Terrell, Texas, U.S.
  • Alma mater: Alliant International University
  • Occupation: Actor singer songwriter record producer comedian
  • Years active: 1989–present
  • Television: The Jamie Foxx ShowBeat ShazamWhite FamousI Might Need SecurityStraight from the Foxxhole
  • Children: 2 (including Corinne)
  • Medium: Stand-up television film music
  • Genres: Observational comedy surreal humor blue comedy musical comedy sketch comedy satire
  • Subject(s): African-American culture current events everyday life pop culture race relations racism human sexuality
  • Genres: R&B soul pop hip hop comedy
  • Instruments: Vocals piano keyboards
  • Labels: 20th Century Fox J RCA
  • Associated acts: Chris Brown Justin Timberlake Kanye West Keith Murray Ludacris Tank T-Pain T.I. The-Dream Twista
  • Website: www.jamiefoxxmusic.com

Read more about Jamie Foxx at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

Jimmy Kimmel, Norman Lear to re-create 'All in the Family,' 'Jeffersons' episodes in live special
USA Today TV, 2019-04-19 04:00:09
Jimmy Kimmel and Norman Lear will host an ABC special re-creating episodes of 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons' with Jamie Foxx, Marisa Tomei.         

Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes Hold Hands for Movie Night With His Daughter
Entertainment Tonigh, 2019-04-10 10:41:30
The two were spotted out and about in Los Angeles on Monday.

Star Sightings: Mariah Carey Dazzles in Atlantic City, Jamie Foxx Hits Las Vegas Racetrack & More!
Entertainment Tonigh, 2019-04-04 10:04:45
Plus, Snoop Dogg takes the stage at Salute the Troops and Kat Graham raises a glass to spring.

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