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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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Chris Brown & Jamie Foxx -- Team Up for Sushi Surprise in Malibu ... 'Gold Digger' LIVE!!

Chris Brown & Jamie Foxx
Drop Sushi Surprise in Malibu ... 'Gold Digger' Live!!

Chris Brown and Jamie Foxx turned Malibu's fanciest sushi restaurant into a Vegas nightclub -- grabbing the mic for an impromptu version of "Gold Digger" ... and the crowd went nuts! Jamie and… READ MORE >

Jamie Foxx -- Trayvon Martin 2 Years Later -- We WON'T Forget

Jamie Foxx
Trayvon Martin 2 Years Later We Won't Forget

It's been almost 2 years since Trayvon Martin was killed, and Jamie Foxx made it clear Saturday ... it's still fresh in his mind. Foxx -- along with members of Trayvon's family -- attended a peace… READ MORE >

- 151 days ago
Chris Bosh & Jamie Foxx -- Are Finally on the Same Level

Chris Bosh & Jamie Foxx
Finally On the Same Level

Jamie Foxx knows it takes a lot to measure up to Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh ... like a chair.The 44-year-old actor pulled a Tom Cruise by jumping onto some furniture to pose for a pic with the… READ MORE >

- 603 days ago
Jamie Foxx Sued -- I Busted My Ass on Your Sidewalk ... NOW PAY

Jamie Foxx Sued
I Busted My Ass on Your Sidewalk ... NOW PAY

Jamie Foxx's sidewalk is a death trap in the making -- at least according to a woman who says she took a nasty spill on Jamie's pavement ... and it's all the actor's fault. A woman named… READ MORE >

- 609 days ago
NFL Draft Pick Trent Richardson -- 21st Bday with Jamie Foxx

NFL Rookie Trent Richardson
21st Bday With Jamie Foxx

Trent Richardson -- the #3 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft -- turned 21 years old last night ... and to celebrate, dude hit up a trendy Hollywood restaurant with an Oscar Winner. Not bad ...… READ MORE >

- 730 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Yeah, I DID Dance Like MJ in My Underwear [Video]

Jamie Foxx
I Can Dance Like MJ ... In My Underwear [Video]

Jamie Foxx does an AMAZING Michael Jackson impression ... in his underwear ... and TMZ has unearthed the unbelievable footage to prove it. The video was shot at an after-party at Jamie's… READ MORE >

- 854 days ago
Jamie Foxx & Tyler Perry Sued By Prisoner -- You Jacked My Bad Movie Idea!!!

Jamie Foxx & Tyler Perry
Sued By Prisoner -- You Jacked My Bad Movie Idea!!!

Jamie Foxx and Tyler Perry are being sued for $1 million each by a prisoner -- who claims the duo jacked his idea for a groan-worthy new comedy ... starring Foxx, Perry, and Martin Lawrence ...… READ MORE >

- 925 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Signs On For MJ Tribute Concert

Jamie Foxx
Signs On for MJ Tribute Concert

Another HUGE addition to the upcoming Michael Jackson tribute concert ... TMZ has learned Jamie Foxx has signed on and will perform LIVE in Wales at the October show. Foxx joins Christina… READ MORE >

- 1035 days ago
Jamie Foxx Brawl -- Where There's a Wayans ...

Jamie Foxx Brawl -- Where There's a Wayans ...

Jamie Foxx brawled with a dude during an Usher concert  -- and of course there was a Wayans nearby, watching the whole thing go down. They really are everywhere.     Check out… READ MORE >

- 1245 days ago
Jamie Foxx Brawl Aftermath -- The VIDEO

Jamie Foxx Brawl Aftermath -- The VIDEO

Jamie Foxx was held in a headlock last night before club security broke up the brawl and dragged the other guy out in a choke hold ... and TMZ obtained video from inside the club seconds after the… READ MORE >

- 1245 days ago

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