Three weeks in the past, the actor’s daughter issued a press release that he was sick following a “medical complication.” Corinne Foxx offered no additional particulars.
“We wished to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, skilled a medical complication yesterday,” she wrote on Instagram. “Fortunately, attributable to fast motion and nice care, he’s already on his approach to restoration. We all know how beloved he’s and recognize your prayers. The household asks for privateness throughout this time.”
Actor Vin Diesel and musicians DJ Khaled and Ludacris have been amongst those that commented on the brand new publish and voiced help. Civil rights activist Bernice King additionally tweeted: “Praying for you, brother. Maintain preventing to be properly.”
Foxx, 55, is finest recognized for his portrayal of the jazz singer Ray Charles within the biopic film “Ray,” which in 2005 earned him a finest actor Oscar. He has additionally performed main roles in such movies as “Django Unchained” and “Dreamgirls.”
The actor was reportedly taken in poor health in Atlanta whereas filming a Netflix present in early April with actress Cameron Diaz.