Jamie Foxx stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Wednesday. The actor was there to promote his latest movie, Sleepless, and told Ellen that he perfected his action face for his role by watching Denzel Washington.
Entertainment Weekly has debuted the first photos from the upcoming film, Baby Driver, featuring Jamie Foxx, Ansel Elgort, Jon Hamm and Elsa Gonzalez.
Baby Driver centers on Ansel Elgort’s character, a young getaway driver who tries to leave his life of crime after meeting his dream girl (Lily James). What makes this young driver unique is that he suffers from tintinus, which causes ringing in the ears, and the plot is set to a diverse soundtrack that this driver plays through his headphones, to drown out the ringing in his ears.
Jamie Foxx will executive produce a limited series about Marvin Gaye.
“I’ve been a huge fan my whole life. His brilliance in music unparalleled,” Foxx told The Hollywood Reporter. “Marvin Gaye’s story has always fascinated me.”
Jamie Foxx’s upcoming Robin Hood film will be released March 23, 2018.
According to Deadline, the new movie will have a darker tone, as it will follow the classic hero after his Crusades battles. Hood will be returning to the Sherwood Forest where he finds it is filled with corruption and evil. That’s where he forms a new band of outlaws, who take up a revolt against the corrupt English monarchy.
Otto Bathurst is directing the movie, which stars Taron Egerton as Robin Hood, alongside Jamie Foxx as Little John, Jamie Dornan as Will Scarlett and Eve Hewson as Maid Marian. Leonardo DiCaprio is listed as one of the project’s producers.
Jamie Foxx once again has shown his support for his sister, DeOndra Dixon during “Be Beautiful Be Yourself” fashion show. Jamie was among celebrities sharing the catwalk with models with Down syndrome.
The event raised more than $2 million dollars to benefit the Global Down Syndrome Foundation.
The release date for the upcoming Jamie Foxx action thriller Sleepless has been pushed up from its February 24, 2017 release date to January 13, the start of the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.
The movie stars Jamie Foxx as undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs, who must race against time to save his kidnapped son from a crew of murderous gangsters. In one sleepless night, he will have to rescue his son, evade an internal affairs investigation, and bring the kidnappers to justice.
Watch the trailer below:
NBA All-Star, Damian Lillard dropped his first album titled The Letter O, which he released under his rap name Dame D.O.L.L.A. The project features appearances from Lil Wayne, Jamie Foxx, Marsha Ambrosius and Raphael Saadiq.
Listen the Jamie Foxx-featured “Plans” below.
Jamie is currently working on his full-length directorial debut, All-Star Weekend. The comedy centers on two friends who find themselves cheering for opposing NBA stars. Jamie Foxx is directing and producing the film. He also wrote the script.
“This shit bout to be crazy! …the cast and cameos are epic!!!!” Jamie wrote on his Instagram page.
All-Star Weekend stars Jeremy Piven, Floyd Mayweather Jr., The Game, and Jamie’s older daughter, Corinne Foxx.
We’ll keep you posted if we get more details. Check out the pictures from the set below.
Music executive Clarence Avant, nicknamed the “Godfather of Black Music,” was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Friday in Los Angeles. The ceremony was filled with a large group of friends and colleagues — from Quincy Jones and Bill Withers to Jamie Foxx — all paying tribute to a man.