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Jamie Foxx

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Net worth 2018: $100 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Terrell
Country: United States
BirthDay: 13 December 1967
Sigh: Capricorn
Height: 1.75 m
Education: Terrell High School, Terrell, TX (1985) - U.S. International University, San Diego, CA,
BIOGRAPHY

Jamie Foxx was bornon 13 December 1967 in Terrell, American. Eric Marlon Bishop, better known by his screen name Jamie Foxx, is a multifaceted entertainer—he is an actor, comedian, musician and radio host all rolled into one. He was a very talented youngster at school and participated in a variety of activities. His musical abilities were evident from childhood and he began playing the piano when he was just five. He was also a top ranking student and skilled at playing sports like basketball and football. As a teenager he also sang for a music band and was often appreciated for his ability to make his classmates laugh. He began his career as a stand-up comedian before moving on to acting. He was chosen to play a football player in the film ‘Any Given Sunday’ because of his sporting background. More film roles followed and he reached the peak of his acting career with the biopic ‘Ray’ for which he won an Academy Award and also a BAFTA Award. In addition to being a successful actor, he is also a Grammy Award winning musician who has released four albums, out of which two were accredited platinum status. This talented entertainer had also had his share of controversies due his brushes with the law and for his insensitive comments about other performers.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$100 Million

TIMELINE
2011

A much sought after star, he has acted in several movies recently, the best known of which include ‘Rio’ (2011), ‘Django Unchained’ (2012), and ‘White House Down’ (2013)

2010

His latest album, ‘Best Night of My Life’ was released in 2010

2005

He brought out his second album ‘Unpredictable’ in 2005

2000

His notable films during the 2000s were ‘Stealth’ (2005), ‘Miami Vice’ (2006), and ‘The Soloist’ (2009)

1999

He got his first substantial movie role in 1999 when he was cast as footballer Willie Beamen in ‘Any Given Sunday’

1996

He co-created and starred in his own television sitcom ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’ that aired on WB Network from 1996 to 2001

1994

He released his debut music album ‘Peep This’ in 1994

1992

He made his movie debut in 1992 as Baker in the fantasy comedy movie ‘Toys’

1991

His acting career began in 1991 when he joined the cast of the sketch comedy television series ‘In Living Color’ where he appeared as a recurring character in 95 episodes

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