Meet Grammy and Academy Award-winning singer and actor, Jamie Foxx!
Did You Know?
- Jamie Foxx natural talent for telling jokes was already in evidence as a second grader, when his teacher would use him as a reward: if the class behaved, Foxx would tell them jokes.
- His ambition was to play for the Dallas Cowboys, and he was the first player in the school's history to pass for more than 1,000 yards.
- Jamie Foxx is the second male in history to receive two acting Oscar nominations in the same year for two different movies, Collateral and Ray (the only other male actor to achieve this feat being Al Pacino).