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Jamie Foxx to play at Laureus Awards 2014

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March 18, 2014
Oscar and Grammy winner Jamie Foxx is to perform at the 2014 Laureus World Sports Awards in Kuala Lumpur.

An immensely versatile entertainer, as actor, comedian, singer, musician and TV and radio host, Jamie’s performances are enjoyed around the world.

Jamie will be playing to a star-studded audience of celebrities from sport, entertainment and fashion at the Laureus Awards Ceremony on the evening of Wednesday, March 26.

As an actor, Jamie’s portrayal as Ray Charles in the 2004 film Ray earned him an Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Actor as well as the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a musical or comedy. The same year, he was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the action film Collateral.

He is also a Grammy Award winning musician, releasing three albums which have charted highly on the Billboard 200: Unpredictable, which topped the chart, Best Night of My Life, and Intuition. He also starred in his own television production The Jamie Foxx Show. 

In 2012, he played the title role in the film Django Unchained and is due to star as the villain Electro in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in 2014.