Jamie Foxx

Mostly Credited As: Jamie Foxx
Birth Name: Eric Morlon Bishop
Date Of Birth: December 13, 1967 (Age 48)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Terrell, Texas
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)

Jamie Foxx

Jamie's mother, Louise, was an adopted child. When her marriage to his father failed, his grandparents, Mark and Estelle Talley, stepped in and, at age 7 months, adopted him too. He says he had a very rigid upbringing that placed him in the Boy Scouts and the church choir. During high school, he played quarterback for his high school team and was good enough that he got press in Dallas newspapers. He studied music in college. He released a music album in 1994, "Peep This" and sings the theme song for his 1999 movie, Any Given Sunday (1999). However, in 1989, his life changed when a girl friend challenged him to get up onstage at the Comedy Club. In fact, he says he took his androgynous stage name because he learned that women got preference for mike time on open stage nights. That led to his being cast in "Roc" (1991) and "In Living Color" (1990) and ultimately to his own WB network TV series. He has a daughter, Corrine, born in 1995, who lives with her mother.

TV Appearances

Main cast 
iHeartRadio Music Awards (2014)As: Himself (Host 2015)
BET Awards (2001)As: Himself (Host 2009)
A Home for the Holidays (1999)As: Himself (Host 2004)
The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)As: Jamie King
In Living Color (1990)As: Himself (Various S03-S05)
Episode Cast Credits 

TRL (1998) 
  October 31, 2005 07x7034: (Oct/31/2005) As Himself 

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014) 
  Jamie Foxx, Carla Gugino, Jamie Foxx featuring Kid Ink 02x80: (May/19/2015) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Alan Cumming, Alicia Keys & Kendrick Lamar 01x45: (Apr/25/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

American Idol (2002) 
  Season Finale (2) - Winner Announced 14x30: (May/13/2015) As Himself, [Musical Guests]
  2 of 11 Voted Off 10x23: (Mar/31/2011) As Himself, [Musical Guests]
  Top 4 Perform 09x38: (May/11/2010) As Himself 
  1 of 5 Voted Off 08x34: (Apr/29/2009) As Himself, [Musical Guests]

Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003) 
  Jamie Foxx, Betty White, Jamie Foxx featuring Chris Brown and Kid Ink 13x56: (Apr/16/2015) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Tracee Ellis Ross, the New Basement Tapes 12x223: (Nov/19/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Sarah Shahi 09x19: (Feb/01/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Chyler Leigh, Soulja Boy 05x138: (Oct/04/2007) As Himself 

Good Morning Britain (2014) 
  December 22, 2014 01x171: (Dec/22/2014) As Himself 

The Graham Norton Show (2007) 
  Ben Stiller, Ricky Gervais, Rebel Wilson, Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz, Danny Dyer, Usher 16x12: (Dec/19/2014) As Himself 
  Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Paolo Nutini 15x02: (Apr/11/2014) As Himself 

Good Morning America (1975) 
  Season 39, Episode 294 39x294: (Dec/18/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Season 39, Episode 284 39x284: (Dec/04/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Sara Moulton 32x79: (Dec/21/2006) As Himself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Jamie Foxx, Robert Klein, Dan Penn 21x236: (Dec/12/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Patrick Kane, a Top Ten List presented by the Backstreet Boys, Wale 20x155: (Jun/26/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Sofia Vergara 18x61: (Dec/21/2010) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Amanda Seyfried, Robin Thicke 17x89: (Feb/04/2010) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Live with Kelly & Michael (1983) 
  Jamie Foxx, Jeffrey Tambor, Anthony Hamilton 33x74: (Dec/11/2014) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Zac Efron 33x64: (Nov/27/2014) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Zac Efron 32x209: (Jun/19/2014) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Idina Menzel 32x175: (May/02/2014) As Himself 

106 & Park (2000) 
  Season 15, Episode 55 15x55: (Dec/11/2014) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx 05x09: (Oct/27/2004) As Himself 
  1000th Episode Special 04x47: (Oct/01/2004) As Bloopers 
  Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx & Jada Pinkett Smith 04x25: (Aug/06/2004) As Himself 

Entertainment Tonight (1981) 
  Cameron Diaz & Jamie Foxx 33x71: (Dec/05/2014) As Himself 

Extra (1994) 
  Jamie Foxx, the cast of 'Everybody Loves Raymond' 21x71: (Nov/28/2014) As Himself 

The American Music Awards (1974) 
  The 42nd Annual American Music Awards 42x01: (Nov/23/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]

The Queen Latifah Show (2013) 
  Jamie Foxx and QuvenzhanĂ© Wallis 02x46: (Nov/17/2014) As Himself 
  Queen's Premiere Week: Jamie Foxx, Elisabeth Shue, and Tom Higgenson 01x04: (Sep/19/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Jamie Foxx, Cameron Diaz, Quvenzhane Wallis 12x41: (Nov/03/2014) As Himself 
  Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dan & Shay 11x130: (Apr/04/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, 6-year-old piano prodigy Emily Bear 05x22: (Oct/03/2007) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Jeff Bridges, Bucky Covington 03x140: (Apr/17/2006) As Himself 

Daybreak (2010) 
  April 11, 2014 04x156: (Apr/11/2014) As Himself 
  September 6, 2013 04x05: (Sep/06/2013) As Himself 

Chelsea Lately (2007) 
  Jamie Foxx, John Caparulo, Beth Stelling, Kurt Braunohler 08x55: (Apr/08/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Insider (2004) 
  Season 10, Episode 185 10x185: (Apr/04/2014) As Himself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 86th Annual Academy Awards 62x01: (Mar/02/2014) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 85th Annual Academy Awards 61x01: (Feb/24/2013) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 78th Annual Academy Awards 54x01: (Mar/05/2006) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 77th Annual Academy Awards 53x01: (Feb/27/2005) As Winner: Best Actor (for 'Ray') 

Alan Carr: Chatty Man (2009) 
  Jamie Foxx, Channing Tatum, David Walliams, Kirstie Allsopp, Phil Spencer, MKS 11x02: (Sep/06/2013) As Himself 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Jamie Foxx, Jimmy Connors, Matthew Morrison 21x110: (Jun/11/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Carl Reiner, "The Voice" winner Cassadee Pope 21x08: (Dec/19/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Bush 19x157: (Sep/22/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Jesse Heiman, k.d. lang 19x66: (Apr/11/2011) As Himself, [Interviewees]

MTV Movie Awards (1992) 
  2013 MTV Movie Awards - 22nd Annual 18x22: (Apr/14/2013) As Himself 

The Jonathan Ross Show (2011) 
  Jamie Foxx, Micky Flanagan, Paloma Faith, Biffy Clyro 04x02: (Jan/12/2013) As Himself 

Oprah Prime (2012) 
  Jamie Foxx, Part 2 02x15: (Dec/23/2012) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Part 1 02x14: (Dec/16/2012) As Himself 

Saturday Night Live (1975) 
  Jamie Foxx/Ne-Yo 38x09: (Dec/08/2012) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Jamie Foxx/Blink 182 25x09: (Jan/08/2000) As Himself (Host) 

Oprah (1986) 
  Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular Part 2 25x129: (May/24/2011) As Himself 
  Beyonce, Jamie Foxx, & Eddie Murphy 21x46: (Nov/20/2006) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx Sets the Record Straight 20x55: (Nov/29/2005) As Himself 

In Performance at the White House (2010) 
  The Motown Sound 01x06: (Mar/01/2011) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]

The Grammys (1959) 
  The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards 53x01: (Feb/13/2011) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards 52x01: (Jan/31/2010) As Himself, [Musical Guests]
  The 51st Annual Grammy Awards 51x01: (Feb/08/2009) As Himself (Performer) 

The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien (2009) 
  Jamie Foxx, Jason Alexander, Grizzly Bear 01x84: (Oct/12/2009) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx, Kevin Nealon 01x10: (Jun/12/2009) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Hard Knocks (2001) 
  Training Camp with the Dallas Cowboys (2) 04x02: (Aug/13/2008) As Himself 

Wetten, dass..? (1981) 
  Basel (12) 28x01: (Oct/06/2007) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Friday Night with Jonathan Ross (2001) 
  Michael Ball, Jamie Foxx, Beth Ditto, Peter Björn 13x04: (Sep/28/2007) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (1996) 
  Jamie Foxx 06x152: (Dec/20/2001) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx 05x122: (Sep/21/2000) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx 04x67: (May/27/1999) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jamie Foxx 01x40: (Oct/21/1996) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Jamie Foxx, Heather Graham, Mike Birbiglia 15x07: (Sep/25/2007) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Josie Maran, Beenie Man 11x151: (Aug/04/2004) As Himself 
  Tina Fey, Jamie Foxx, John Mayer 11x108: (Apr/29/2004) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Mena Suvari, Bill Wyman 09x01: (Sep/04/2001) As Himself 

Today (US) (1952) 
  Jamie Foxx, Hayden Panettiere 57x11: (Sep/24/2007) As Himself 

Later... with Jools Holland (1992) 
  Season 27 Premiere 27x01: (May/05/2006) As Himself 

Parkinson (2004) (2004) 
  Alan Alda, Jamie Foxx, George Michael 04x08: (Apr/22/2006) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Tyra Banks Show (2005) 
  All Access Pass with LL Cool J 01x99: (Feb/20/2006) As Himself 

Driven (2002) 
  Jamie Foxx 04x07: (Dec/18/2005) As Himself 

The Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995) 
  11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 11x01: (Feb/05/2005) As Winner: Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role (for 'Ray') 

The Golden Globes (1944) 
  The 62nd Annual Golden Globe Awards 62x01: (Jan/16/2005) As Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical (for 'Ray') 

Inside the Actors Studio (1994) 
  Jamie Foxx 11x08: (Nov/28/2004) As Himself 

Good Day Live (2001) 
  Arthel Neville; Tom Cruise, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jamie Foxx 03x237: (Aug/03/2004) As Himself 

Last Call with Carson Daly (2002) 
  Jamie Foxx, Dave Foley, Hurry-Up Offense, Cooper Temple Clause 03x56: (May/07/2004) As Himself 
  Jamie Foxx, Hoobastank 01x20: (Feb/25/2002) As Himself 

The View (1997) 
  Season 7, Episode 171 07x171: (Apr/29/2004) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Chappelle's Show (2003) 
  Season 2, Episode 13 02x13: (Apr/14/2004) As Black Tony Blair 

MTV Video Music Awards (1984) 
  18th Annual MTV Video Music Awards 18x01: (Sep/06/2001) As Himself (Host) 

The Jamie Foxx Show (1996) 
  Break Yourself, Fool 01x20: (Apr/30/1997) As Tyrone Koppel 
  A Thanksgiving to Remember 01x12: (Nov/27/1996) As Tyrone Koppel 

Soul Train (1971) 
  Blackstreet/ Aaliyah/ The Braxtons 26x05: (Nov/16/1996) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]

Moesha (1996) 
  Driving Miss Moesha 01x06: (Mar/05/1996) As Woody 

Roc (1991) 
  To Love and Die on Emerson Street (2) 02x25: (May/09/1993) As Crazy George 
  The Love Bug Bites Back (aka Crazy George in Love) 02x22: (Mar/21/1993) As Crazy George 
Crew Credits

Show Crew

The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)• Creator
• Main Title Theme Written/performed
• Producer (1996-1998)
• Executive Producer (1998-2001)
Pop Dynasty (2008)• Executive Producer
From G's to Gents (2008)• Executive Producer

Episode Crew

The Jamie Foxx Show (1996) (Credited in 3 episodes from this show) 
Bachelor Party 05x10 Dec/17/2000 As: Director
If the Shoe Fits... 05x08 Nov/26/2000 As: Director
Pilot 01x01 Aug/28/1996 As: Story
Featured Songs

American Idol Songs:
Season Finale (2) - Winner Announced + In Love by Now 
2 of 11 Voted Off + Hot Wings (I Wanna Party) 
1 of 5 Voted Off + Blame It 

5' 10½" in height.

He has a song called Unpredictable(also as a album)

Jamie Foxx Quotes

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