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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 -- 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 >

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 >

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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 >

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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 >

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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 >

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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 >

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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 >

- 2393 days ago
Jamie Is a Foxx

Jamie Is a Foxx

Temperatures reached ri-damn-diculous levels in South Beach on Friday -- when Jamie Foxx roamed shirtless (and possibly underwear-less) in Miami. Matthew McCona-who?!Holding a cocktail and… READ MORE >

- 2399 days ago
Jamie Foxx, Not So Sly

Jamie Foxx, Not So Sly

Jamie Foxx was leaving Katsuya in L.A. Friday night, but when TMZ began to film him, his bodyguard threw a jacket in the mix to block the shot. Why you… READ MORE >

- 2442 days ago
Mel B Brings Out the Twins

Mel B Brings Out the Twins

Mel B doesn't mind showing off her goods -- showing up to Hyde again last night in a cleavage-popping top. TMZ appreciates the show, but Mel's baby probably isn't benefiting much from mama's late… READ MORE >

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