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Jamie Foxx (born December 13, 1967) is an American Oscar -winning actor, Grammy -nominated, multi-platinum-selling R&B singer, comedian, and actor. He won the 2005 Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in "Ray," a biopic about musician Ray Charles. See more pictures and articles about Jamie Foxx here.
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- Born: Eric Marlon Bishop (1967-12-13) December 13, 1967 (age 52) Terrell, Texas, U.S.
- Education: Terrell High School
- Alma mater: Alliant International University (BA)
- Occupation: Actor, singer-songwriter, comedian, record producer, television presenter
- Years active: 1989–present
- Television: The Jamie Foxx Show, Beat Shazam, White Famous
- Political party: Democratic
- Children: 2 (including Corinne)
- Awards: Full list
- Medium: Stand-up, film, television, music
- Genres: R&B, soul, pop, hip hop, comedy
- Subject(s): African-American culture, current events, everyday life, pop culture, race relations, racism, human sexuality
- Instruments: Vocals, piano, keyboards
- Labels: 20th Century Fox, J, RCA
- Associated acts: Kanye West, Keith Murray, Ludacris, Twista