Amazing Facts of Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx was born Eric Marlon Bishop on December 13, 1967, in Terrell, Texas, USA

He chose the name "Jamie Foxx" as a stage name to establish a gender-neutral identity and honor the comedian Redd Foxx

He made his acting debut in the early 1990s with small roles in TV shows and films

In 2005, Jamie Foxx won the Academy Award

He is also a talented singer and has released several successful R&B albums, earning him a Grammy Award for his album "Unpredictable."

Foxx has collaborated with many famous artists in the music industry, including Kanye West, Drake, and T.I.

Foxx is also skilled in playing musical instruments, particularly the piano, which he learned while preparing for his role as Ray Charles

Foxx began his entertainment career as a stand-up comedian in the late 1980s and gained popularity with his appearances on the hit TV show "In Living Color."