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Jamie Foxx

Eric Marlon Bishop (born December 13, 1967), professionally known as Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer-songwriter, rapper, stand-up comedian, and talk radio host. As an actor, his work in the film Ray earned him the Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Actor as well as the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a musical/comedy. He is also a Grammy Award winning musician, producing three albums which have charted highly on the Billboard 200: Unpredictable, which topped the chart, Best Night of My Life and Intuition. Born in Terrell, Texas, Foxx was raised by his mother's adoptive parents. He performed in high school and was awarded a scholarship to United States International University. In his twenties, Foxx began performing stand-up at comedy clubs and eventually joined the cast of In Living Color in 1991; this exposure helped him land film roles and star in his own sitcom, The Jamie Foxx Show. He released his debut album, Peep This, in 1994, but did not gain significant musical success until 2004, when he was featured in the song "Slow Jamz" by Twista and Kanye West. Also in 2004, Foxx played critically acclaimed roles in the films Collateral and Ray. He released his

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Jamie Foxx -- Admits Nat'l Anthem 'Was a Little Off'

Jamie Foxx
Admits Nat'l Anthem 'Was a Little Off'

Jamie Foxx says his blackness compelled him to do a big over-the top-rendition of the national anthem at the Mayweather fight ... and says technical problems are the only thing to blame for the… READ MORE >

Marlon Wayans -- Jamie Foxx's Nat'l Anthem ... Blame It On the A A A Alcohol!

Jamie Foxx's Nat'l Anthem
Blame It On the A A A Alcohol ... Says Marlon Wayans

Look, Jamie Foxx's version of the National Anthem was not great ... but it wasn't Roseanne Barr either ... so says Marlon Wayans ... who says he has an idea why Jamie… READ MORE >

- 23 days ago
Jake Gyllenhaal -- Not Moved by Jamie Foxx's National Anthem (VIDEO)

Jake Gyllenhaal
Not Moved By Jamie's National Anthem

8:20 AM PT -- Jake's rep tells TMZ the actor was not passing judgment on Jamie's performance, saying,  he and Antoine "were laughing at something completely… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao -- Gamblers Betting on Bieber ... In Crazy Prop Bets

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Gamblers Betting on Bieber ... In Crazy Prop Bets

Wanna bet if Justin Bieber will WEAR A HAT during his walkout with Floyd Mayweather??  Well, now you can ... because betting websites are seriously TAKING ACTION on the pop star in some crazy… READ MORE >

- 27 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- SINGING NAT'L ANTHEM ... At Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao
Jamie Foxx SINGING NAT'L ANTHEM

Another HUUUGE boxing role for Jamie Foxx -- 'cause he's just been tapped to sing the national anthem at the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao fight!  Our sources confirm ... Foxx -- who's starring as… READ MORE >

- 31 days ago
Hillary Clinton -- Trust Is a Must When You're Riding Polls (TMZ TV)

Hillary Clinton
Trust Is a Must When You're ... Riding Polls [TMZ TV]

Hillary Clinton says it's the right time ... and Jamie Foxx agrees it's the right time -- the right time for a woman to make a run for the White House. And the whole… READ MORE >

- 44 days ago
Burt Jenner -- Jamie Foxx's Bruce Jokes ... Desperate Attempt to Stay Relevant (VIDEO)

Burt Jenner
Jamie Foxx's Bruce Jokes Desperate Attempt to Stay Relevant

// Burt Jenner doesn't have a problem with Jamie Foxx mocking his dad, because in Burt's mind Jamie's career is on the way down and he's just trying to imitate Kevin Hart to stay relevant.… READ MORE >

- 59 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Rides Bruce Jenner's Nuts

Jamie Foxx
Rides Bruce Jenner's Nuts

// Jamie Foxx killed with Bruce Jenner transition jokes at the iHeart Radio Music Awards. Foxx hosted the award show Sunday night in L.A. ... and in his opening monologue he teased the upcoming… READ MORE >

- 59 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Guys, I'm Not Banging Katie Holmes (VIDEO)

Jamie Foxx
Guys, I'm Not Banging Katie Holmes

// Jamie Foxx was more than happy to stop for photogs Friday so he could shoot down stories that he's dating Katie Holmes. Foxx was at an ATM in Westlake when he was asked about the reported… READ MORE >

- 68 days ago
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes -- No Love Lost ... NOT on Speaking Terms

Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes
No Love Lost NOT on Speaking Terms

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes want nothing to do with each other ... to the point they don't speak to one another, even about Suri. Sources close to both Tom and Katie tell us they do not… READ MORE >

- 71 days ago

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