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The Jamie Foxx Show 

TV-PG | | Comedy | TV Series (1996–2001)
Jamie King (Jamie Foxx) is an aspiring actor from Terrell, Texas, who has come to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment. To support himself, he works in his family's hotel, the ... See full summary »
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Airs Wed. Mar. 20, 10:00 PM on MTV2

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Jamie Foxx ...  Jamie King 100 episodes, 1996-2001
Garcelle Beauvais ...  Francesca 'Fancy' Monroe 100 episodes, 1996-2001
Christopher B. Duncan ...  Braxton P. Hartnabrig 100 episodes, 1996-2001
Ellia English ...  Aunt Helen King 100 episodes, 1996-2001
Garrett Morris ...  Uncle Junior King 100 episodes, 1996-2001
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Storyline

Jamie King (Jamie Foxx) is an aspiring actor from Terrell, Texas, who has come to Los Angeles to pursue a career in entertainment. To support himself, he works in his family's hotel, the financially strapped King's Tower, which is owned by his aunt and uncle, Helen and Junior King (Ellia English and Garrett Morris). Written by dizzle5218

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Comedy

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Country:

USA

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English

Release Date:

28 August 1996 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Der Hotelboy See more »

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Runtime:

(100 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Andy Berman, who played Dennis, the bellhop, was a main character during the first season. However, the syndicated versions of this show removed his name and image from the opening credits, making him to appear as a recurring character. This is probably due to the fact that his character disappeared after season one, and wasn't seen or mentioned afterward. See more »

Quotes

Jamie King: What da heezy-fa-sheezy?
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Connections

Referenced in Kendra on Top: Fore Play (2012) See more »

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An absolute WB classic!
23 July 2007 | by Catherine_Grace_ZehSee all my reviews

"THE JAMIE FOXX SHOW," in my opinion, is an absolute WB classic! I haven't seen every episode, but I still enjoyed it. It's hard to say which episode was my favorite. However, I think it was always funny when a mishap occurred. I always laughed at that. If you ask me, it was nice that all of the main characters had stayed with the show throughout its entire run. It seems that no one stays with a show throughout its entire run. Everyone always gave a good performance, the production design was spectacular, the costumes were well-designed, and the writing was always very strong. In conclusion, although it can currently be seen on BET in reruns, I hope you catch it one day before it goes off the air for good.


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