Jamie Foxx Rushed To Hospital With ‘Medical Complication’

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Jamie Foxx has been rushed to the hospital due to a ‘medical complication’.

The Django Unchained star, 55, is one of the most multi-talented celebrities in the world.

He has featured on chart-topping songs such as ‘Gold Digger’ and has starred in hit films such as Spider-Man: No Way Home – along with his Oscar-winning performance in Ray.

Foxx is also a successful stand-up comedian.

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The Collateral star has now left fans worried after being rushed to the hospital.

The 55-year-old actor was hospitalised due to an undisclosed ‘medical emergency’ on April 11.

According to TMZ, Foxx’s condition was so serious that it forced his family – some of which were not in town – to visit him at the hospital.

The Robin Hood star’s daughter, Corrine Foxx, has shared a statement that updates fans on his condition.

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The Instagram post reads: “We wanted to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, experienced a medical complication yesterday.

“Luckily, due to quick action and great care, he is already on his way to recovery.”

Corrine, who is an actress herself, goes on to thank fans for their thoughts and prayers before asking for privacy during this period.

A source has reportedly told TMZ that Foxx is ‘communicating now, and that’s good news’ – which suggests that the Baby Driver actor was at some point unable to communicate due to this undisclosed medical condition.


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At the time of writing, there have been no further updates on when Foxx will be discharged from the hospital.

Many people have taken to social media and sent their prayers to the beloved actor.

One fan writes: “Wishing him a speedy recovery.”

Another adds: “Pray for one of the most talented entertainers ever, Jamie Foxx and his family, of course. Get well soon.”

Somebody else says: “Get well soon bro.”

A fourth person comments: “Prayers to Jamie Foxx, one of the greatest talents to this day! Get well soon.”

“Stay strong Jamie!!” pens another.

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The Sleepless actor has been in Atlanta filming the upcoming Netflix action-comedy movie Back in Action, alongside Cameron Diaz.

The movie has been dubbed as Diaz’s comeback, however, it has been met with a number of mishaps since it began shooting.

A source alleges to The Sun that Foxx had a ‘major meltdown’ over some ‘issues on set’ and four of the production staff were reportedly fired.

Production on the movie was also paused when an unexploded WWII-era bomb was reportedly discovered on the set, which is believed to be in London.

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Written by Rosario Monachino

Rosario is a content editor at IGV who specialises in film, TV and entertainment news. He has a degree in English and Film from the University of Salford and a masters in Journalism from Liverpool John Moores University.