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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 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 >

Jamie Foxx Brawls at Usher Show

Jamie Foxx
Brawls at Usher Show

Jamie Foxx got into a fistfight at a party featuring Usher last night in Hollywood ... according to eyewitnesses at the show. Sources inside the Belvedere Red party say Jamie was in an exclusive… READ MORE >

- 1286 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Bikini Two-Hand Touch

Jamie Foxx -- Bikini Two-Hand Touch

While at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Rehab pool party in Las Vegas last weekend, Oscar-winning actor Jamie Foxx grabbed some new parts ... specifically a chick's booty and breasts.The… READ MORE >

- 1565 days ago
Karrine Steffans: When Video Vixens Attack

Karrine Steffans
When Video Vixens Attack

Karrine Steffans, the woman who wrote "Confessions of a Video Vixen," called into the Rod Ryan radio show to plug her newest book -- but instead ignited a classic on-air verbal throwdown with the… READ MORE >

- 1854 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- I Get Sued, You Pay

Jamie Foxx -- I Get Sued, You Pay

Just because Jamie Foxx is the host of a party, doesn't mean he's responsible if things go haywire -- at least that's what he's saying in a new lawsuit.Foxx -- along with everyone involved in an… READ MORE >

- 1890 days ago
Jamie Foxx Wanted by the Police

Jamie Foxx Wanted by the Police

An officer stepped up to Jamie Foxx's ride at LAX yesterday, took out his pad of paper and looked ready to give a serious citation. Then the dude reached for his ... camera?! See Also Foxx on Thin… READ MORE >

- 1917 days ago
Jamie Foxx on Thin Ice Over Vodka Suit

Jamie Foxx on Thin Ice Over Vodka Suit

Jamie Foxx has been sued by a guy who got severely injured on a Vodka display and claims his dream to become a brain surgeon has been put on ice.Here's the lowdown. Foxx hosted a party in 2007 at… READ MORE >

- 1947 days ago
Foxx's Alleged Assailant Crazy, Not Like a Fox

Foxx's Alleged Assailant Crazy, Not Like a Fox

The man who allegedly tried to break in to Jamie Foxx's Philadelphia hotel room last month is too loony to stand trial, according to a judge.Steven Taliver (aka Willie Brown) will stay put in jail… READ MORE >

- 1960 days ago
Jamie Foxx Won't Fend Off Blonde Intruders

Jamie Foxx Won't Fend Off Blonde Intruders

The last time we heard about Jamie Foxx, he was struggling to keep some person out of his hotel room -- but last night at The Bank nightclub in Vegas, it looked like he was trying to accomplish… READ MORE >

- 1962 days ago
Jamie Foxx Holed Up by Hotel Intruder

Jamie Foxx Holed Up by Hotel Intruder

Jamie Foxx claims he was gripped by fear when an unknown man forced his way into the actor's hotel room -- while Jamie was still inside. It all went down at the AKA Hotel in Philadelphia on March… READ MORE >

- 1966 days ago

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