Jamie Foxx Net Worth $80 Million

December 30, 2011 by staff 

Jamie Foxx Net Worth $80 MillionJamie Foxx Net Worth $80 Million, Jamie Foxx Net Worth is estimated $80 million,He born December 13, 1967 in Terrell, Texas; Eric Marlon Bishop actually is an American actor, musician, comedian, and the third African-American actor who has won the starring role in the Oscar. Jamie Foxx was raised by his grandmother because his parents got divorced when he was seven months old.

 Under pressure from his grandmother, he learned to play piano. Foxx first wanted to go after school in the Army, but received from his instructor on the Council to make something of his artistic talents. So he began a career as a standup comedian at small clubs in Los Angeles, where he imitated including Ronald Reagan. He worked with the late 80s in the TV comedy In Living Color.

With the broadcast since 1996 sitcom Jamie Foxx Show and various other sketch shows, he was known in the U.S.. 1997 and 2000, he went on tour with his program. The name chosen by the artist Foxx is a tribute to the comedian Redd Foxx American, who in turn had chosen his pseudonym based on the baseball star Jimmie Foxx in 1967, died at the birth of Jamie Foxx.

Foxx also celebrated musical successes. His first album titled Peep This in 1995 climbed to number 12 in the U.S. Billboard charts. The follow-Unpredictable reached in December 2005 even briefly first place In 2010 he sang with We Are the World 25 for Haiti and therefore sat down to Haiti. His first film role he took over at the side of Robin Williams in the movie toys. After he played in comedies, he received his first serious role in the football drama Any Given Sunday by Oliver Stone. For his breakthrough role in the Collateral as helped opponents of Tom Cruise, which earned him his first Oscar nomination (for Best Supporting Actor). For the film, Ray, in which he plays the legendary musician Ray Charles, he won the 2005 award for Best Actor in a Comedy / Musical Golden Globe Award. For the Oscar ceremony, he was nominated twice, for one, as best actor (Ray) and also as best supporting actor in Collateral. The Oscar for best actor he could take from last year’s winner Charlize Theron in reception. Foxx is so to Sidney Poitier (1963 Best Actor for Lilies of the Field) and Denzel Washington (2002 Best Actor for Training Day), the third African-American actor who has won the starring role in the Oscar.

In 2007 he starred with Jennifer Hudson, Anika Noni Rose and Beyonce Knowles starred in the film Dreamgirls, which won two Oscars. In 2011, he dubbed in the U.S. 3-D animation studios of Rio Blue SkyD the Gelbbauchgirlitz Nico.

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