Laila Ali paid tribute to her late father, sports icon Muhammad Ali, during the BET Awards on Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Ali, a retired boxer herself, started to choke up as she spoke about her father's legacy and the outpouring of support since his death at the age of 74 on June 3 after a long battle with Parkinson's disease. ''My father, Muhammad Ali, lived...
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Academy Award-winning actor Jamie Foxx is a multi-talented entertainer, and last night he showed off his sports impressions while joining SportsCenter from Toronto. After the Cleveland Cavaliers knocked off the Toronto Raptors to advance to a second straight NBA Finals, and sixth straight for LeBron James (and James Jones), Foxx decided to unveil this hilarious Stephen A. Smith...
Mike Tyson is one of the most complex characters we have ever seen in the sports world. So, when you accept the opportunity to portray the boxing star in a biopic, you have to be prepared to show his many layers. For Jamie Foxx, who recently caught up with Campus Sports, that was a welcomed challenge. In fact, Foxx had previous interactions with Tyson that revealed a very unique...
The most insightful scene about sports and race in an American film is found in something that’s not technically a sports movie. Written and directed by Quentin Tarantino, Django Unchained is a film about slavery disguised as a spaghetti western. When we come across the scene in question, Django is a former slave in the Antebellum South looking for his wife. It’s a little over...
Jamie Foxx is many things; an actor, singer, comedian and an all-around great guy. He also happens to be in love with the long ball. Prior to the Chicago Cubs’ meeting with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night, Foxx stepped up to the plate for some batting practice. Before Foxx could try to smash the ball over the fence, he received some advice from Cubs manager Joe Maddon....
One of the takeaways from Saturday night’s Mayweather – Pacquiao fight was Jamie Foxx’s rendition of the National Anthem. Immediately after, he was a trending topic on Twitter which can never be a good thing. Let’s just say his performance […]
Before the most anticipated boxing match in recent history actor/singer Jamie Foxx stepped in to the center of the ring to sing the National Anthem. He got a little creative with it, but not too much. Overall, I'd have to say nice job Jamie.Oh--and for those that bet it would last over 94 seconds you win!Read more »
Jamie Foxx has announced that iconic director Martin Scorsese will direct him as Mike Tyson in an upcoming feature film biopic. The popular actor made the announcement on New York's
Hollywood A-listers Jamie Foxx and Benicio Del Toro are teaming up for the revenge thriller The Trap. Described as a gangster drama, the movie centers on a pair of childhood friends,
To this point, C.J. Sanders has been best known as the young actor who played young Ray Charles in the movie Ray, which stars Jamie Foxx. Sanders also has TV hits like Grey’s Anatomy, Six Feet Under, and Cold Case on his acting resume. Sanders, however, has talents beyond the silver screen. He is also a four-star wide receiver, and he’s just committed to play his college...
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