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Jamie Foxx is a cop with a kidnapped son in Sleepless trailer

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Jamie Foxx transforms into a police detective in the action-packed cop drama Sleepless, which debuted a new trailer Wednesday.

The film follows Vincent Downs (Foxx), whose connection to the criminal underground causes his son to get kidnapped. In the tense trailer, the kidnappers snatch his son right out of the passenger seat of a car. Fortunately, because of Downs’ secret knowledge of the local crime kingpins, he has the information he’ll need to track down those responsible.

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Jamie Foxx, Andy Cohen, and more join starting lineup for MLB Celebrity Softball Game

On Sunday, when someone shouts, “Here, batter batter batter!” they might just be referring to an Oscar winner. Or an Emmy winner. Or a rising Disney Channel star.

Jamie Foxx, Andy Cohen, and Jessie’s Cameron Boyce are just a few of the celebs making the lineup for the All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game during Major League Baseball’s All-Star Week in San Diego. They join previously announced star players including J.K. Simmons, Mark-Paul Gosselaar, Nina Agdal, and Supergirl’s future Superman, Tyler Hoechlin.

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Laila Ali gets emotional paying tribute to father Muhammad Ali at BET Awards

Laila Ali took the stage Sunday night at the BET Awards to remember the life of her father, the late and legendary heavyweight champion and humanitarian Muhammad Ali.

“My father Muhammad Ali lived his life with conviction and purpose. He is known the world over as the greatest athlete of all time, a man who fearlessly faed opposition both in and out of the ring,” she said. “But to me and my eight sisters and brothers, he was just dad. As his youngest daughter, I can tell that he also was a loving, gentle, and principled man.”

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Barbra Streisand and Jamie Foxx record 'Climb Ev'ry Mountain': See the exclusive video

The sashay toward Barbra Streisand’s Encore: Movie Partners Sing Broadway continues. Earlier this month the icon shared “At The Ballet,” originally from A Chorus Line and featuring Anne Hathaway and Daisy Ridley, and now EW is excited to premiere a behind the scenes look at her next collaboration, the The Sound of Music classic “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” featuring vocals from Jamie Foxx.

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Jamie Foxx pretends to be Future's dad in new ad

Jamie Foxx won an Oscar for his 2004 portrayal of Ray Charles, but in a new Verizon commercial he channels a more contemporary musician — sort of. The fresh spot, which aired during Sunday’s broadcast of the NBA Finals, features Foxx rapping an alternate version of Future’s “F— Up Some Commas” titled “I Got Verizon.”

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Casting Net: Jamie Foxx to be the Little John to Taron Egerton's Robin Hood

  • Jamie Foxx has been recruited to play Little John in Robin Hood: Origins. Director Otto Bathurst (Peaky Blinders) leads up the intense Lionsgate project about the benevolent rogue’s beginnings after fighting in The Crusades. Kingsman: The Secret Service star Taron Egerton is the hero himself, while Eve Hewson (The Knick) is on board to play the lovely Maid Marian.
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Jamie Foxx mocks Steve Harvey gaffe at Golden Globes

Ricky Gervais blasted a great many of Hollywood’s best and brightest during his Golden Globes monologue, but he left Jamie Foxx to take a shot at Steve Harvey.

While presenting the Golden Globe for best original score, Foxx announced Straight Outta Compton as the winner. The problem? Straight Outta Compton wasn’t even nominated in the category.

“I’m sorry folks, I made a mistake,” Foxx joked. “It’s right here on the card.” The winner was Ennio Morricone for The Hateful Eight.

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