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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 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 >

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 >

- 1996 days ago
What's Another Name For An 18-Wheeler?

What's Another Name For An 18-Wheeler?

A semi!While celebrating his birthday (again) at a bar in NYC, Jamie Foxx demonstrated the improper way to tip your waitress.Not to be outdone by himself, Jamie then rammed his denim dart into the… READ MORE >

- 2102 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- Same Shtick, Different Birthday

Jamie Foxx -- Same Shtick, Different Birthday

If this video of Jamie Foxx celebrating his 41st birthday in Las Vegas looks familiar, that's because its the exact same Vegas birthday footage we shot of him last year ... straight down to his… READ MORE >

- 2105 days ago
Foxx Hunt for a Hottie

Foxx Hunt for a Hottie

Jamie Foxx was exchanging digits with a fine young lady outside Citizen Smith last night. She said it was all business -- but take a look at that booty, what do you think he was really after? See… READ MORE >

- 2134 days ago
I Paddled Jamie Foxx's Butt

I Paddled Jamie Foxx's Butt

Both of 'em ruled on "In Living Color" -- but while Jamie Foxx moved on to Oscar-winning roles, Tommy Davidson took down screen gems like "Juwanna Man."Tommy isn't bitter, he says still got one… READ MORE >

- 2167 days ago
Jamie Foxx Screws Vegas D-Listers

Jamie Foxx Screws Vegas D-Listers

Someone needs to remind Jamie Foxx that he won an Oscar ... because for the 785th time this summer, dude did another cheesy Vegas party-hosting gig -- usually reserved for far less talented… READ MORE >

- 2193 days ago
Jamie Foxx Won't Help a Brotha Out

Jamie Foxx Won't Help a Brotha Out

Oscar-winning, platinum record-selling Jamie Foxx has got a lot of green -- but he's keepin' it close! insertBCSinglePlayer(1390821666);TMZ caught Foxx making a mad dash out of girl-fight central… READ MORE >

- 2429 days ago
Hottest Videos -- Week of 12/23

Hottest Videos -- Week of 12/23

insertBCSinglePlayer(1353518343);Britney went off on paps this week -- bitching them out as she tried to snap a pic of a mural -- but then decided to bring one of them to her hotel room for a… READ MORE >

- 2456 days ago
Jamie Foxx -- 40 Going on 21

Jamie Foxx -- 40 Going on 21

Jamie Foxx doesn't have a lame, quiet dinner with friends to celebrate his birthday -- he parties like a rock star in Vegas! Foxx's actual birthday was December 13, but last night he had his… READ MORE >

- 2462 days ago

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