Jamie Foxx
Jamie Foxx

Gender

Male

Known Credits

18

Jamie Foxx

Date of Birth: Dec 13, 1967

Birthplace: Terrell, Texas, USA

 

 

Biography

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 mothers adoptive parents, Estelle and Mark Talley. Foxx had a strict Baptist upbringing and began piano lessons at the age of five by his grandmothers orders.

Known For

Filmography

Baby Driver

Baby Driver

as Bats

2017

Sleepless

Sleepless

as Vincent Downs

2017

Annie

Annie

as William "Will" Stacks

2014

A Million Ways to Die in the West

A Million Ways to Die in the West

as Django (uncredited)

2014

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

The Amazing Spider-Man 2

as Electro / Max Dillon

2014

Rio 2

Rio 2

as Nico (voice)

2014

White House Down

White House Down

as President James Sawyer

2013

The Soloist

The Soloist

as Nathaniel Ayers

2009

Jarhead

Jarhead

as Staff Sgt. Sykes

2005

Stealth

Stealth

as Lt. Henry Purcell

2005

Ray

Ray

as Ray Charles

2004

Collateral

Collateral

as Max

2004

Breakin' All the Rules

Breakin' All the Rules

as Quincy Watson

2004

Shade

Shade

as Larry Jennings

2003