Jamie Foxx- Net Worth, Money and More
Net Worth $ 85 million
Jamie Foxx was born on 13 December 1967 in Terrell, Texas, United States. His birth name is Eric Marlon Bishop but professionally known as Jamie Foxx and is an American actor, stand-up comedian, singer-songwriter, musician and talk radio host. He is famous for his work in Ray in the year 2004 and earned a Academy Award and also the BAFTA Award, he is famous for his acting all over the world. He is one of the finest artist today and also a successful man whose success is not a one day work. Apart from these two awards, he also won many other awards like Golden Globe Awards for best actor in a music or comedy. Moreover, he was also nominated in the same year in Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in the film Collateral. The award story is not over yet, he also won Grammy award. Jamie also named in the ranking of Bilboard 200: Unpredictable which topped the chart. In the year 2012, he was starred in the film Django Unchained and also in the year 2014 in the film The Amazing Spider Man 2 as a villain.
Jamie is a very talented movie star and won a lot of awards and nominations in his life. Not only the Television awards, he also won awards for music, movie acting. His award winning list is really a long one. Starting from the television award he won image awards many times in the year 1998, 1999, 2000 and 2001 for the outstanding actor in the comedy show: The Jamie Foxx Show. Talking about the Music awards he won American Music awards, BET Awards, Grammy Awards, Image awards, MOBO Awards, MTV Video Music Awards, Soul Train Awards and Vibe Awards. He also received movie awards many a times like Academy Awards, BAFTA Awards, BET Awards, Black Movie awards, Black Reel Awards, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Boston Society of Film Critics Association awards, Florida Film Critics Circle awards, Golden Globe awards. Hollywood Film Festival awards, Independent Spirit Awards, Kansas City Film Critics Circle awards, Kid’s Choice Awards, Las Vegas Film Critics Society awards, London Critics Circle Film Awards, MTV Movie awards, Movie Guide Awards, National Board of Review, National Society of Film Critics Awards, Prism wards, Satellite awards and many more.
Jamie is the son of the Louise Annette Talley Dixon and Darell Bishop. His father worked as a stockbroker and converted into Islam and changed his name to Shahid Abdula. Foxx was raised in the black quarter of Terell. At the age of only five he started playing piano and he use to tell jokes in the class for which he was rewarded by his teacher. Talking about his education, he attended the Terell High School after completing his high school he received a scholarship to United States International University and studied classical music and composition. Now moving over to his personal life, he has two daughters Corinne Bishop and Annalise. In the year 2008 he filmed a public service announcement for Do Something to promote food drives in local communities. Also, in the year 2003, Foxx was involved in an incident with two police officers who were attempting to escort him out of Harrah’s casino in New Orleans.
Jamie Foxx is a rich multi-millionaire and his net worth is $85 million. He owns a very luxurious house called hidden valley mansion and has a super interiors. He loves to drive expensive car and owns a Rolls Royce and seems many times driving it. Moreover, he has fixed favorite holiday spots where he visits and they are Miami Beach and St. Tropez Vacation. Though he has lot of money but he likes to spend in various good cause, he is a one of the famous philanthropist on the planet. He seems to be actively involved in Declare yourself which is a national nonpartisan, nonprofit campaign which was initiated in the year 2004. It is basically to energize and empower a new movement of young voters. Next one in the lust is Fulfillment Fund which has three main goals in all one is to help disadvantaged students graduate from high school, two to increase the number who go on to the college and three to help them successfully complete college and transition into the working world. Another charity where he donates is Home Safe which is committed to improving the lives of children and families and is a leader in proactively meeting the needs of our community through inactive and responsive services. Next one is Make Poverty History which is the biggest ever anti-poverty movement came together under this banner in the year 2005. Also, he is active in Save The Music Foundation which is also a non-profit organization working to improve the quality of education in America’s public schools by restoring music programs in cities across the country and raising public awareness about the importance of music. Moreover, he likes to wear rich brands and seems in Nudie Jeans, Nike Air Max 90 EM, Ozwald Boateng, Michael Kors 110 , Loius Vetton S 2012 Red and Blue Damier Print Button Down Shirt and the Marc Jacobs Sunglasses. This rich personality is self made person and has his own way of living the life.