Jamie Foxx Net Worth 2019, Biography, Early Life, Education, Career and Achievement
Jamie Foxx Net Worth – Eric Marlon Bishop, known by his stage name Jamie Foxx, is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and comedian from Texas. Foxx gained his recognition when he started his career as a comedian in 1989. That was the start of his acting career.
As of 2019, Jamie Foxx’s net worth is estimated to be $100 million dollars.
Jamie Foxx Net Worth 2019
Early Life, Family and Education:
Jamie Foxx was born on the 13th December 1967, in Terell, Texas. He is the son of Louise and Darell Bishop, but shortly after his birth, he was adopted by Esther and Mark Talley.
During his childhood, he had a natural talent for telling jokes and playing the piano. Foxx attended Terell High School where he received top grades. He made his acting debut in 1992 and pursued his acting career after that.
Career and Net Worth:
Foxx started his career by performing stand-up comedy in 1989.
His acting career started in 1991 when he decided to join the cast of a sketch comedy television series In Living Color; where he starred in 95 episodes.
In 1992 Foxx starred his debut movie as Baker in the fantasy comedy movie Toys.
He released his debut music album Peep This in 1994, which reached No.78 on the U.S Billboard 200. Foxx’s first substantial movie role was in 1999 when he was cast as a football player in Any Given Sunday.
In 1996 he starred in his own television show, The Jamie Foxx Show, which aired on TV from 1996 to 2001. In the show, he collaborated with celebrities including likes of Garrett Morris, Garcelle Beauvais, and Christopher Duncan. The show turned out to be highly successful.
Foxx brought out his second album Unpredictable in 2005, which debuted at No. 2 on the U.S Billboard 200 chart, eventually moving up to No.1.
His third album Intuition was released in 2008 where famous rappers like Kanye West, T-Pain, and Fabolous were featured. The album reached the top three on the U.S Billboard 200 chart.
Foxx’s fame as an actor had its breakthrough when he starred in Miami Vice(2006) and The Solonist (2009). He has acted in several movies recently Rio (2011), Django Unchained (2012) and, White House Down (2013).
Foxx is a popular actor and singer, and he has collaborated with world stars. His success is shown within his high net worth valuation, and his albums and movies have sold millions of copies worldwide.
As of 2019, Jamie Foxx’s net worth is $100 million.