Actor and musician Jamie Foxx’s daughter, Corinne Foxx, has confirmed that her father has been out of the hospital for weeks following a medical emergency. Rumors of Foxx’s hospitalization began circulating in early May, with reports stating that he had experienced chest pains and difficulty breathing. However, no official statement was made at the time.
In a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight, Corinne Foxx provided an update on her father’s health, saying, “My dad is doing well. He’s been out of the hospital for a few weeks now, so he’s good.” She went on to thank fans for their concern and support, adding, “We appreciate all the love and support that everyone has been giving us and prayers, and we just hope to make him proud and keep him healthy.”
The exact nature of Foxx’s medical emergency has not been disclosed. However, his representative did issue a statement at the time confirming that he was “doing well” and that “everything is good.”
Foxx, who is 53 years old, is best known for his roles in films such as “Ray,” “Django Unchained,” and “Just Mercy.” He has also had a successful music career, releasing several albums over the years.
Fans were quick to express their relief and happiness at the news of Foxx’s recovery on social media. Many shared messages of support and well wishes, with some expressing their gratitude for the positive update.
Foxx himself has not yet commented on his hospitalization or his recovery. However, he has been active on social media in recent weeks, posting about his work and sharing photos with fans.
It is not yet clear how Foxx’s hospitalization will impact his upcoming projects. He is currently set to star in the upcoming Netflix film “They Cloned Tyrone,” alongside John Boyega and Teyonah Parris. He is also slated to star in the upcoming Pixar film “Lightyear,” alongside Chris Evans and Zoe Saldana. Both films are expected to be released in 2022.