Everything We Know So Far About Jamie Foxx’s Medical Emergency
People has unveiled everything about Jamie Foxx’s medical emergency.
Jamie Foxx is in good hands and recovering.
The Academy Award winner’s daughter, Corinne Foxx, issued a statement on Instagram on April 12 revealing that the actor is on the mend after facing a “medical complication” the day prior.
“We wanted to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, experienced a medical complication yesterday,” shared Corinne in a statement written on behalf of the Foxx family.
“Luckily, due to quick action and great care, he is already on his way to recovery. We know how beloved he is and appreciate your prayers,” the statement read. “The family asks for privacy during this time.”
Jamie, who’s set to star in the upcoming movie Back In Action opposite Cameron Diaz, has received a plethora of well wishes from fans, friends and family since news of his health complication was made public.
Stars including Kerry Washington and LeBron James took to social media to post tributes to the actor, penning sweet sentiments and words of encouragement as he heals. Additionally, other celebrities close to Jamie, including Martin Lawrence, have shared updates on the his recovery.
Although Jamie was last publicly seen filming Back in Action days before Corinne shared the news of his health scare, PEOPLE confirmed that the Oscar winner’s incident did not happen while he was on set, and he was not transported to the hospital by an emergency vehicle.
On May 3, Jamie broke his silence on the topic for the first time since news of his health concern was made public. He took to Instagram to share an update and thank his followers for their support. Shortly after, his daughter gave another update on Foxx’s health, revealing that he’s out of the hospital and “recuperating.”
Here’s everything we know about Jamie’s health concern, from when it was first made public to what those close to him have said about it.
April 11, 2023: Jamie Foxx faces a ‘medical complication’
On April 12, Jamie’s daughter, Corinne, shared an Instagram post written on behalf of the Foxx family that referred to a medical issue her father had experienced on April 11, and added that the actor was in good hands and was “already on his way to recovery.”