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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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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 >

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 >

- 1146 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 >

- 1217 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 >

- 1327 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 >

- 1537 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 >

- 1537 days ago
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 >

- 1537 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 >

- 1816 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 >

- 2105 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 >

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