Jamie Foxx is the professional name of Eric Marlon Bishop. He was born on 13th December in the year 1967 and is an American singer, stand-up comedian, actor and a songwriter. He was born in Terrell that is in Texas and is the son of Darrell bishop and Louise Annette Talley Dixon. Jamie Foxx began playing piano when he was at the age of five. He has two daughters Annalise who was born in the month of August in the year 2009.
Jamie Foxx has won a Grammy Award as a musician and has made three albums. He has also played the Electro of the villain in the movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in the year 2014. He has won the award of an outstanding actor in a comedy series. He has appeared in many television shows and also in many of the latest movies. The dedication in any things that he puts in is quite amazing and appreciable. Some of successful movies by him are listed below.
The top 5 movies which created a special place for Jamie Foxx
1. Django Unchained – This movie was released in the year 2012 and was directed by Quentin Tarantino. This is a story about a freed slave is set out to save his wife from a wicked Mississippi plantation holder with the help of a German bounty hunter. This is a movie full of action and suspense; also, there are many amazing shots that are taken from the movie.
2. Ray – This movie is directed by Taylor Hackford and was released in the year 2004. This movie is related to the life and career of the legendary rhythm and Ray Charles the musician. In this movie, Jamie Foxx has acted as a blind person and from the time he was seven and his meteoric growth to fame through the time of the 1950s and 1960s. This is a very touching and a beautiful movie that has touched millions of hearts. This has also made it appear in the list of the top five movies of Jamie Foxx.
3. Collateral- This movie was released in the year 2004 and is based on a cab driver who finds himself as a hostage of an engaging contract of a serial killer as he makes his rounds in one night in Los Angeles. In this movie, it is shown that how he is struggling and fighting to save himself and the victim too. The director of the movie Micheal Mann very well directed this movie and made it a success.
4. Law Abiding Citizen – The director of this movie F. Gary Gray very well directed this movie. This movie was released in the year 2009 and is a story of a frustrated man who decides to take justice into his own hands. He targets not only the killer but also the district attorney and many other who are involved in it.
5. The Kingdom- This movie was released in the year 2005 and is based on the former bestselling book of 2003 of Marine Anthony Swofford’s. It is about his pre-Desert storm experience about his fighting in Kuwait and in Saudi Aribia. This movie is about war and has a lot of drama included in it.
List of top 20 films of Jamie Foxx
1. Booty Call
2. The Players Club
3. Held Up
4. Any Given Sunday
8. Breakin’ All the Rules
11. Redemption: The Stan Tookie Williams Story
14. Miami Vice
16. The Kingdom
17. The Soloist
18. Law Abiding Citizen
19. Valentine’s Day
20. Due Date
Upcoming movies of Jamie Foxx in 2015-2016
More movies are awaited by many of Jamie Foxx’s fans. Jamie Foxx is also working hard to present different types of roles in the forthcoming movies that will surely make you too one of his fans if you are not. Very shortly we will share with you the list of Upcoming movies of Jamie Foxx.
Upcoming movie is surely going to come in the 2015-2016. So stay tuned for more exclusive movies by Jamie Foxx.