Jamie Foxx is often described as a triple threat for his versatility as an actor, musician and comedian. In 1996 Foxx launched the series, “The Jamie Foxx Show,” which was one of the top-rated programs during its five-year run. Foxx not only starred on the series but was also the co-creator, executive producer, and director of several episodes. He received critical acclaim for his riveting work in Any Given Sunday and as Bundini Brown in Ali. These dramatic breakout roles led to 2004, the Year of the Foxx, when he delivered a trio of powerful performances in Ray, Collateral and Redemption. He won an Academy Award for his portrayal of the legendary Ray Charles as well as the Golden Globe, Screen Actors Guild (SAG), BAFTA and NAACP Image Awards. Foxx simultaneously garnered Oscar, Golden Globe, SAG Award, BAFTA Award, and Image Award nominations in the category of Best Supporting Actor for his work in Collateral. Some of his other films include: Dreamgirls, Miami Vice, Jarhead, The Kingdom, The Soloist and Law Abiding Citizen. Foxx has also achieved a thriving career in music. His J Records debut, “Unpredictable,” was nominated for three Grammy Awards, eight Billboard Music Awards, one Soul Train Music Award and two American Music Awards, for which he won Favorite Male Artist. Foxx received three Grammy nominations including Best R&B Album for his Platinum-selling “Intuition,” which debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 chart in December 2008. In 2010 Foxx won a Grammy for his record breaking smash hit “Blame It” at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards.