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Jamie was born under the official name Bishop, Eric Marlon on December 13th, 1967. He has been a credited actor since the 1999 film Held Up.
Jamie Foxx is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. He has starred in eight films including the 2012 western film Django Unchained as the character Django, the 2009 crime movie Law Abiding Citizen playing Nick Rice and the 2009 biography release The Soloist cast as Nathaniel Ayers.
Jamie has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in fourteen films including: the 2014 comedy film Horrible Bosses 2 as the character Dean "MF" Jones, the 2014 action movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2 playing Electro and the 2014 action release The Amazing Spider-Man 2 cast as Max Dillon.
Jamie Foxx has earned salaries up to $10,000,000 for his acting. His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2014 action film The Amazing Spider-Man 2, which brought in $203,000,000 at the box office.
Jamie is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least thirteen magazines, captured in more than four pictorials, interviewed in over thirteen publications and featured in seventeen magazine articles.
As an actor Jamie Foxx has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. His first Oscar was for Best Actor In A Leading Role for his portrayal of Ray Charles in the 2004 film Ray. Jamie Foxx was also nominated for Best Actor In A Supporting Role for his role as Max in the 2004 movie Collateral .