Jamie Foxx net worth: American actor, singer, comedian, writer, and producer, Jamie Foxx has a net worth of $85 million.
Jamie Fox is an African American actor, singer, and filmmaker who has managed to become one of the most respected and critically acclaimed actor of Hollywood. He is widely noted for his award winning acting skills in the biographical movie “Ray” where he portrayed the character of Ray Charles.
Other than acting, Jamie is also very prominent in the field of music as he has already released three famous albums and has even won a Grammy Award. Along with this, Jamie has also proved his worth in television with his own sitcom named “The Jamie Foxx Show” which aired for five years till 2001.
Jamie was born as Eric Marlon Bishop on December 13, 1967 in Terrel, Texas, USA. Jamie was adopted by his foster parents, right after his birth and had little to no contact with his real parents while he grew up. He loved music and started playing piano from an early age of five. In his teenage, he played in the church choir, in a band known as Leather and Lace and also played football extensively.
Jamie went on to graduate from United States International University where he studied Classical Music and composition. After wrapping up his studies, Jamie started his acting career as a comedian. He acted in many comedy shows and sitcoms including “In Living Color”, “Roc” etc before landing on his own sitcom “The Jamie Foxx Show”. While Jamie was jumping stairs in television career, he also gave a focus on Hollywood movies.
Jamie debuted with the movie “Toys” in Hollywood and then started giving strings of successful movies like “Any Given Sunday”, “Collateral”, “Unpredictable”, “Ray”, “Django Unchained”, “Dreamgirls” and others. His acting in the movie “Ray” earned him a lot of fame and followers, also garnered an Academy Award, a Golden Globe award and a BAFTA award. Jamie never left the field of music for the sake of Hollywood, but rather complemented the both fields with his impeccable talents. He released five studio albums till date and has earned a Grammy Award for his highly rated albums.
This Hollywood Walk of Fame starred personality is a married man with two daughters. Jamie with his wife, Tiffany and daughters live in a multi-million dollar mansion in Hidden Valley. For a man with a widely successful acting and musical career, Jamie has earned a decent amount to live a lavishing and luxurious life that anyone dreams of. Well, for now, his decent money amounts to $85 million as his net worth.
Quick Facts about Jamie Foxx
Full name: Eric Marlon Bishop
Birth Date: December 13, 1967
Birth Place: Terrell, Texas, USA
Height: 5ft 8 in
Profession: Actor, singer, musician, producer, comedian
Ethnicity: African American
Marital Status: Married to Tiffany
Astrological Sign: Sagittarius