Jamie Foxx Breaks Silence Amid Ongoing Hospitalization

Sharing his gratitude. Jamie Foxx returned to social media for the primary time since struggling a medical emergency on April 11 that required hospitalization.

“Respect all of the love!!!” the Oscar winner, 55, wrote through Instagram on Wednesday, Could 3. “Feeling blessed.” The Dreamgirls actor signed off his message with prayer palms, coronary heart and fox emojis.

The quick missive marked Foxx’s first public assertion since information broke on April 12 that he had been hospitalized. “We wished to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, skilled a medical complication yesterday,” learn an announcement on the time from the comic’s daughter Corinne Foxx. “Fortunately, as a consequence of fast motion and nice care, he’s already on his option to restoration. We all know how beloved he’s and admire your prayers. The household asks for privateness throughout this time.”

The Ray star shares Corinne, 29, with ex Connie Kline. He’s additionally the daddy of Anelise, 14, with ex Kristin Grannis.

At some point after Corrine’s assertion, a spokesperson for the Texas native advised CNN that he had no additional updates to share on Jamie’s situation. “Nothing extra, presently, than what was posted,” Alan Nierob mentioned on April 13.

The Horrible Bosses star was within the midst of manufacturing of Again in Motion, which additionally stars Cameron Diaz. Final month, the Charlie’s Angels actress, 50, was noticed filming the upcoming film with Jamie’s physique double amid her costar’s absence from the set.

Earlier on Wednesday, Fox confirmed that Nick Cannon will fill in for Jamie because the host of the sport present Beat Shazam whereas the “Unpredictable” singer recovers.


Beat Shazam has been an unscripted mainstay on the Fox schedule for six seasons and counting. This season, not wanting followers of the sport present to overlook a minute of the enjoyable, Nick Cannon has supplied to fill in as visitor host for his mates, Jamie and Corinne Foxx,” the community mentioned in an announcement. “Kelly Osbourne will probably be filling in as visitor DJ. Everybody at Fox Leisure needs Jamie properly as he continues his restoration and we vastly admire Nick’s willingness to leap in and assist this summer season.”

After information of Jamie’s hospitalization made headlines, the White Home Down actor obtained an outpouring of well-wishes from his mates and colleagues.

“A @iamjamiefoxx appreciation submit,” Kerry Washington captioned an Instagram snap along with her former Django Unchained costar in April. “Sending you all of the love and prayers my film huzbin🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾❤️🙏🏾.”

Garcelle Beauvais, who starred alongside the Golden Globe winner on The Jamie Foxx Present within the late Nineties, additionally took to social media to supply her assist. “J I really like you a lot !!!” the Actual Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 56, wrote through Instagram final month. “I would like & want you to get higher quickly 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽 sending you gentle love and prayers.”