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Jamie Foxx


Jamie Foxx is an American actor, singer and comedian. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor, BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, and Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy, for his work in the biographical film Ray (2004). The same year, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 45 wins & 76 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Django Unchained
(2012)
Collateral
(2004)
Ray
Ray Ray Charles
(2004)
Law Abiding Citizen
(2009)

Filmography

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 2017 All-Star Weekend (post-production)
Malik / Xavier
 2017 Baby Driver
Bats
 2017/III Sleepless
Vincent
 2014 Rio 2
Nico (voice)
 2013 Pharrell Williams: Happy (Video short)
Dancer (uncredited)
 2011 Rio
Nico (voice)
 2010 Due Date
Darryl
 2010 Malice N Wonderland (Video short)
Cheshire Cool
 2009 Jamie Foxx Ft. T-Pain: Blame It (Video short)
Jamie Foxx
 2004/I Ray
Ray Charles
 2004 Collateral
Max
 2004 Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story (TV Movie)
Stan 'Tookie' Williams
 2003 Shade
Jennings
 2001 Date from Hell (Short)
 1999 Held Up
Michael
 1997 Booty Call
Bunz
 1996 The Great White Hype
Hassan El Ruk'n
 1996 Moesha (TV Series)
Woody
- Driving Miss Moesha (1996) ... Woody
 1996 Coolio: 1 2 3 4 (Sumpin' New) (Video short)
Man
 1996 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
Coach Armstrong
- Rivals (1996) ... Coach Armstrong
 1996 C-Bear and Jamal (TV Series) (voice)
 1991-1994 In Living Color (TV Series)
Various
- Candy Cane's Last Show (1994) ... Various
- Episode dated 28 April 1994 (1994) ... Various
- Sweet Tooth Jones (1994) ... Various
- Infomercial Awards (1994) ... Various
- Thugs (1994) ... Various
 1992 Toys
Baker
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Other Works:

Release of Snoop Dogg's music video for "I Wanna Rock," which featured Jamie Foxx. See more »

Publicity Listings:

14 Interviews | 20 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Eric Bishop

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

(2005) When I was growing up in Terrell, Texas, I felt that it was not where I was supposed to be. I knew that I was meant for a different destination. I think that the minute I was born, there was something inside telling me where I would go, it's like energy-an intangible destiny. And if you have someone to help clear your way ahead, it will take you where you're meant to go. See more »

Trivia:

He and Holly Hunter have both won Oscars for playing pianists - and for playing the piano themselves in their respective roles. In 1993, the same year that Hunter won Best Actress, she was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for The Firm (1993) in which she appeared opposite Tom Cruise. In 2004, Foxx was also nominated for Best Supporting Actor for Collateral (2004), also opposite Cruise. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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