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[2005 Academy Awards acceptance speech for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Ray
(2004)] I guess we got to do it again. "Oh, ah!" Yeah, you're ready. That's for Ray Charles
. Give it up for Ray Charles and his beautiful legacy. And thank you, Ray Charles, for living.
I got so many people to thank tonight. First I want to start it out with Taylor Hackford
. Taylor, you took a chance, man. I mean that ...
While performing as a stand-up comedian, changed his last name to Foxx after one of his favorite comics Redd Foxx
and changed his first name to Jamie because it could be a girls name as well. In comedy clubs, female comics often perform before the male comics so when a club manager read his name on the list, he would often be moved up on the list of performers.