The American actor, producer, singer and standup comedian has an estimated net worth of $85 million. Born as Eric Bishop in Texas. He started performing as a standup comedian in 1989. He became the member of the comedy show “In Living Color” where he remained in three seasons. Foxx was given his own self titled show “The Jamie Foxx Show” which ran from 1996 to 2001. The five seasons of the show saw 100 episodes and was nominated for several awards including the Images, Kid’s Choice and NAACP. His filmography includes works in Toys, The Great White Hype and Any Given Sunday. He also appeared in Breaking All the Rules which grossed $217.7 million worldwide. For his great performances, he has won 19 awards including the Academy Award.
His recent works include films like Stealth, Jarhead, Miami Vice and Dream Girls. He also has a biopic to his credit titled The Soloist. Foxx has also released four studio albums which includes Unpredictable which was a double platinum success. He has also released standup comedy DVDS as well as films on HBO.