Occupation:Actor, Comedian, Musician
Birthday:December 13, 1967
Jamie Foxx is an American actor, singer, writer, comedian, and producer from the Dallas area. At age 5 Foxx started playing the piano, he also performed choir in high school and went on to study music in university. Foxx also had a talent for telling jokes. He started doing stand-up comedy in 1989 which lead him to land appearances in television shows like In Living Color and Roc. In 1994 he released his debut album Peep This. He had his big break in acting in 2004 starring in the film Ray and has since featured in multiple blockbusters. Awards he has won include 1 Academy Award, 2 Grammy Awards, and 3 Soul Train Awards.