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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:

Posthumous release of Aaliyah's music video for "Miss You," directed by Darren Grant, and featuring appearances by DMX; Missy Elliott; Toni Braxton; Tweety; Stephen Garrett; Jamie Foxx; Quincy Jones; and Ananda Lewis; among others. See more »

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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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[on creating the name Jamie Foxx when he first started in show business] The way I looked at the whole situation was, if I fail as Jamie Foxx, I'll just change my name and come back as something else. See more »

Trivia:

His character Staff Sergeant Sykes in Jarhead (2005) ironically took place the same time (during the Gulf War of 1990) as his In Living Color (1990) stint. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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