Jamie Foxx is an American actor, songwriter, singer, record producer, film producer and a comedian who is 1.75m tall and is currently serving as a tv personality for Beat Shazam, an American television game show that runs on Fox, since 2017.
The Academy Award winner has been very successful in every field of the career he has pursued and earns well from them which have in turn resulted in his huge net worth.
Jamie Foxx net worth
As of 2018, Jamie Foxx, the 50-year-old actor is estimated to have a net worth of $100 million.
Salary and Record Sales
Jamie earned a total of $10,000,000 from the movie Miami Vice which was released on 2006.for his 2014 Annie, Foxx received $5,000,000. His recent work includes Beat Shazam, from where he receives $3,000,000 annually.
Foxx has also had huge success as a musician going double platinum for his 2005 album Unpredictable, which earned a total of $2,140,000.The album was certified Gold by Music Canada and Silver by BPI. His 2008 album, Intuition was also well received by fans though it failed to meet the same record sales as its predecessor. The album was also certified platinum by RIAA and earned $1,000,000.
House and Cars
Jamie along with his family reside at the 40-acre estate in Hidden Valley, California. The house ie accommodated with 10 bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, and an Olympic sized pool with a Cabana studio. The house also has a tennis court, a basketball court, and a guest house. The$10.5 million property also has a custom-made recording where he has worked with prominent artists like Drake, who recently released an album and Swiss Beatz.
He owns a huge collection of luxury cars which include a Bugatti, a Rolls Royce, Bentley, Land Rover, Lamborghini and many other cars. He also owns a private jet.
CAPTION: Jamie inside his Tank
The star currently rides a Rezvani Tank, a 500 hp car, whose price is estimated to be $178,000.
Jamie Foxx career
He started performing in 1989 and soon enough became a member for the comedy show In Living Color. He then got a recurring role for a comedy-drama sitcom Roc. He later produced his own tv show The Jamie Foxx Show which lasted from 1996-2001.
Jamie started his career as an actor since his 1999 film Held Up. Since then he has acted in several movies including the 2012 western film Django Unchained as Django which also features Leonardo Di Caprio and Samuel Jackson. He has worked alongside Gerard Butler in the 2009 crime movie Law Abiding Citizen.
In Ali, he starred opposite Will Smith, who sung the Official FIFA 2018 World Cup Song and played the role of a small-time taxi driver in the movie Collateral which features Tom Cruise, and received an Academy Award nomination for the latter.
He has also acted in many box-offices hit movies like Amazing Spider-man 2, Rio 2 and Horrible Bosses 2, Jarheads, Miami Vice, and Dreamgirls.
As an actor, Jamie has been recognized by The Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences. He has won an Oscar for Best Actor in a Leading Role for portraying the role of the famous jazz musician Charles Ray, in the movie Ray and the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for the same.
Foxx's breakthrough in the music industry arrived when he featured on rapper Twista's song, Slow Jamz, produced by Kanye West, who recently went to a vacation with wife Kim after a Twitter feud. The track reached #1 in the Billboard 100.
His second collaboration with Kanye West came in the form of Gold Digger, which went #1 in the Billboard and stayed there for ten weeks. Till now he has released three studio albums and has worked with prominent musical geniuses of his time.