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Jamie Foxx

Eric Marlon Bishop (born December 13, 1967), professionally known as Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer-songwriter, 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 two albums which have charted highly on the Billboard 200: Unpredictable, which topped the chart, and Intuition. Foxx was abandoned seven months after birth, and was subsequently adopted and raised in Terrell by his mother's adoptive parents, Estelle and Mark Talley. Foxx had a strict Baptist upbringing and began piano lessons at the age of five by his grandmother's orders. He has often acknowledged his grandmother's influence in his life as one of the greatest reasons for his success. When he found that female comedians were often called first to perform, he changed his name to Jamie Foxx, feeling that it was an ambiguous enough name to disallow any biases. He chose his surname as a tribute to comedian Redd Foxx. From 1996 to 2001, Foxx starred in his own sitcom The Jamie Foxx Show, and in 1992 he made his film debut in Toys a comedy directed by Barry Levinson. Following Toys, his first dramatic role came in Oliver Stone's 1999 film Any Given Sunday, where he portrayed a hard-partying American football player. Foxx has since evolved into a respected dramatic actor. Foxx was featured as taxi driver Max Durocher in the film Collateral alongside Tom Cruise, for which he received outstanding reviews and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. His standout performance, however, was his portrayal of Ray Charles in the biopic Ray (2004), for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor and the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role. Foxx is the second male in history to receive two acting Oscar nominations in the same year for two different movies, Collateral and Ray. In September 2007, Foxx was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.


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Родился:
Dec 13, 1967 В Terrell, Texas, USA
Проектов:
86
Впервые появился:
В movie The Skank Robbers
Последний проект:
Фильм Robin Hood 2018-11-20
Известен по
Poster of White Famous
Poster of The F Word
Poster of Beat Shazam
Poster of Circus Halligalli
Фильмография
Фильм The Skank Robbers Wanda Wayne 2019
Series Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security Unknown 2018
Фильм Robin Hood Little John 2018-11-20
Фильм Baby Driver Leon "Bats" Jefferson III 2017-06-28
Фильм Sleepless Vincent Downs 2017-01-12
Series White Famous Jamie Foxx 2017-10-15
Фильм Chris Brown: Welcome to My Life Himself 2017-06-08
Фильм Dying Laughing Himself 2017-02-24
Series Beat Shazam Himself - Host 2017-05-25
Series The F Word Himself 2017-05-31
Series Jackie Robinson Jackie Robinson (Voice) 2016-04-11
Фильм Annie William "Will" Stacks 2014-12-19
Фильм Horrible Bosses 2 Dean "MF" Jones 2014-11-26
Фильм The Concert for Valor Himself 2014-11-11
Фильм A Million Ways to Die in the West Django (uncredited) 2014-05-22
Фильм The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Max Dillon / Electro 2014-04-16
Фильм Rio 2 Nico (voice) 2014-03-19
Фильм David Blaine: Real or Magic Himself 2013-11-19
Фильм White House Down President James Sawyer 2013-06-27
Series Circus Halligalli Unknown 2013-02-25
Фильм Django Unchained Django Freeman 2012-12-25
Фильм Eddie Murphy: One Night Only Himself 2012-11-14
Фильм Always Whitney Houston 2012-01-01
Фильм Rio Nico (voice) 2011-04-03
Фильм A Man's Story Himself 2011-10-08
Фильм Horrible Bosses Motherfucker Jones 2011-07-08
Фильм I'm Still Here Himself 2010-09-10
Фильм Thunder Soul 2010-03-13
Фильм Valentine's Day Kelvin Moore 2010-02-10
Фильм Plies: Goon In the Trap 2010-02-09
Фильм Due Date Darryl 2010-11-04
Фильм The Soloist Nathaniel Ayers 2009-04-24
Фильм DJ SWB Volume 6 - This Is How We Do 2009-02-09
Фильм Mistarello Presents: Hard Body Blends Volume 4 2009-05-27
Фильм DJ Juice - The King is Back Mixtape Blend Dvd Vol. 70 2009-07-06
Фильм Law Abiding Citizen Nick Rice 2009-10-15
Фильм Sesame Street: Elmo's Christmas Countdown Himself 2007-12-23
Фильм The Kingdom Ronald Fleury 2007-08-22
Series The Graham Norton Show Himself 2007-02-22
Фильм Dreamgirls Curtis Taylor Jr. 2006-12-25
Фильм Miami Vice Detective Ricardo "Rico" Tubbs 2006-07-27
Фильм Jarhead Staff Sgt. Sykes 2005-11-04
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Фильм Stealth Lt. Henry Purcell 2005-07-27
Фильм Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story 2004-03-03
Фильм Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Himself 2004-10-07
Фильм Breakin' All the Rules Quincy Watson 2004-05-14
Фильм Collateral Max Durocher 2004-08-04
Фильм Ray Ray Charles 2004-10-29
Фильм Shade Larry Jennings 2003-05-18
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Фильм Jamie Foxx Unleashed: Lost, Stolen and Leaked! 2003-03-25
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Фильм Richard Pryor: I Ain't Dead Yet, #*%$#@!! 2003-01-01
Фильм Jamie Foxx: I Might Need Security 2002-02-23
Series Driven Unknown 2002-01-15
Фильм Ali Drew 'Bundini' Brown 2001-12-11
Series Hard Knocks Unknown 2001-08-01
Series BET Awards Unknown 2001-06-19
Series 106 & Park Unknown 2000-09-11
Фильм Bait Alvin Sanders 2000-09-14
Фильм Any Given Sunday Willie Beamen 1999-12-16
Фильм Held Up Michael 1999-10-08
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Фильм The Players Club 1998-04-08
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Фильм Booty Call Bunz 1997-02-26
Series Moesha Unknown 1996-01-23
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Фильм The Truth About Cats & Dogs 1996-04-26
Фильм The Great White Hype 1996-05-03
Series The Jamie Foxx Show Unknown 1996-08-28
Series Inside the Actors Studio Unknown 1994-06-01
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Фильм Jamie Foxx: Straight from the Foxxhole 1993-01-01
Фильм Toys Baker 1992-12-18
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Roc Unknown 1991-08-25
Series In Living Color 1990-04-15
Series MTV Video Music Awards Host - Himself 1984-09-14
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Wanna bet, that..? Unknown 1981-02-14
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series The Grammy Awards Unknown 1959-05-04
Series The Academy Awards Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14