‘He is still not himself’: Jamie Foxx remains slow to recover amid mystery health problems
Jamie Foxx remains slow to recover amid a mystery health battle that has sidelined him for months.
Foxx, 55, ‘is getting the best care and working hard to recover right now, but he is still not himself,’ a source told People Wednesday.
The Oscar-winning actor, who is father to daughters Corinne Foxx, 29, and Annalise Bishop, 13, from previous relationships, has the tightest circle around him,’ the source added.
John Boyega, who appears alongside Foxx in the forthcoming film They Cloned Tyrone, told the publication that he had recently spoken with his costar via phone.
‘He finally picked up the phone,’ Boyega, 31, said of the Texas-born entertainer. ‘Thank you, bro.’
The latest: Jamie Foxx, 55, remains slow to recover after a amid mystery health battle that has sidelined him for months. Pictured in London in February
Boyega, who spoke with the outlet at the film’s debut in LA on Tuesday, said that the Django Unchained star has been ‘doing well’ without going into further detail.
Boyega added, ‘And then, you know, we just giving him the privacy, and we can’t wait for his return.
‘I gave him the well wishes directly. I gave him all the well wishes. So I’m just gonna be waiting until he comes back out here. So take your time, Jamie. We love you, bro.’
They Cloned Tyrone producer Datari Turner told the outlet that the Collateral actor has been ‘doing amazing’ and ‘really, really good’ as of late.
Turner said that both Boyega and the film’s director Juel Taylor had spoken to Foxx earlier this week.
‘He’s in really, really good shape and spirits,’ Turner said. ‘And he’ll be back on the screen. He’ll be back to work very soon.’
The latest update on Foxx comes more than two-and-a-half months since his daughter Corinne said on Instagram that the A-lister had been taken to a hospital after dealing with a ‘medical complication.’
Corinne said in a statement: ‘We wanted to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, experienced a medical complication yesterday.’
Foxx is getting the best care and working hard to recover right now, but he is still not himself,’ a source told People Wednesday. Pictured in March in Miami
The latest update on Foxx comes more than two-and-a-half months since his daughter Corinne said on Instagram April 12 that the A-lister had been taken to a hospital after dealing with a ‘medical complication’
On May 12, Corinne said via Instagram Stories, ‘My Dad has been out of the hospital for weeks, recuperating’
At the time he was hospitalized, he had been working on a Netflix film titled Back in Action opposite Cameron Diaz.
A message was posted to Foxx’s Instagram May 3 that read, ‘Appreciate all the love!!! Feeling blessed.’
On May 12, Corinne said via Instagram Stories, ‘My Dad has been out of the hospital for weeks, recuperating.
‘In fact, he was playing pickleball yesterday! Thanks for everyone’s prayers and support! We have an exciting work announcement coming next week too!’
Dailymail.com has reached out to Foxx’s reps for comment.