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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 -- I Keep My Glock Handy (PHOTO)

Jamie Foxx
I Keep My Glock Handy

Jamie Foxx has some brand new high caliber ink -- a 9mm handgun -- which he flashed onstage with Reese Witherspoon. Jamie's Glock handgun tattoo was on display during his appearance at a… READ MORE >

Katie Holmes -- Yes, That's a Ring On THAT Hand, But ... (PHOTOS)

Katie Holmes
Yes, That's a Ring On THAT Hand, But ...

Katie Holmes casually posed for pics in NYC Thursday night as if no one would notice the gold ring on her ring finger ... on her left hand. Katie was hanging with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Camila… READ MORE >

- 82 days ago
Jamie Foxx on Oscars -- Black People DID Win ... Leo DiCaprio's One of Us! (VIDEO)

Jamie Foxx on Oscars
Black People DID Win ... Leo DiCaprio's One of Us!

Leo DiCaprio is the next best thing to a black person winning an Oscar ... according to his now fellow Oscar winner, Jamie Foxx. Jamie was flying out of LAX when he gave Chris Rock props on… READ MORE >

- 85 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Lighten Up on the Whole Black Oscar Thing (VIDEO)

Jamie Foxx
Lighten Up on the Whole Black Oscar Thing

Jamie Foxx thinks people have gotten way too serious about the Oscar protests ... and thinks everyone's just got to laugh more.  Jamie took some heat for joking about #WhatsTheBigDeal and… READ MORE >

- 89 days ago
Holly Holm -- Jamie Foxx Reenacted Rousey Fight ... For Me! (VIDEO)

Holly Holm
Jamie Foxx Reenacted Rousey Fight ... For Me!

He was awesome as Ray ... he crushed it as Django ... and apparently Jamie Foxx also brought down the house playing RONDA ROUSEY!  It's a pretty cool story ... UFC champ Holly Holm says Foxx… READ MORE >

- 92 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Speaks About Rescuing Man From Fiery Wreck (VIDEO)

Jamie Foxx
Speaks About Rescuing Man From Fiery Wreck

Jamie Foxx has finally broken his silence about rescuing a man from a flipped vehicle that caught fire ... giving details about how he was able to save the guy's life.  Foxx spoke to KABC… READ MORE >

- 126 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Man Pulled From Flaming Wreck Busted For DUI

Jamie Foxx
Man Pulled From Flaming Wreck Busted For DUI

11:08 PM PST -- According to the accident report ... Jamie and another civilian broke the window, cut the driver's seat belt and pulled him out of the truck. Jamie Foxx may have… READ MORE >

- 127 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Pulls Driver from Flaming Wreck (PHOTOS)

Jamie Foxx
Pulls Driver from Flaming Wreck

Stuntman? Jamie Foxx don't need no stinking stuntman -- he sprung into action and saved a driver from an overturned, burning car ... TMZ has learned. The wreck happened at 8:30 PM on Monday -- a… READ MORE >

- 127 days ago
Jennifer Hudson -- Brings Down House at Jamie Foxx Birthday

Jennifer Hudson
Brings Down House at Jamie Foxx Birthday

Jamie Foxx may have been the guest of honor at his 48th birthday party ... but it was Jennifer Hudson who stole the show. We're told Jamie's friends threw a surprise bash for him at Le… READ MORE >

- 164 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Screw Hue!!!

Jamie Foxx
Screw Hue!!!

Jamie Foxx's Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe is about the same price as a really nice home ... so consider the $20k he just dropped for new paint a renovation.  Jamie brought his… READ MORE >

- 165 days ago

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