Jamie Foxx to star in new Netflix comedy series

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  • Jamie Foxx is set to star in a Netflix comedy series.
  • The series, Dad Stop Embarrassing Me, is inspired by his relationship with his daughter Corinne Foxx.
  • The father-daughter duo also appears together in the competition show Beat Shazam.

Jamie Foxx is going back to his TV comedy roots. The Academy-Award winner will star in a new Netflix series, Dad Stop Embarrassing Me.

According to Variety, the series is inspired by his relationship with his daughter Corinne Foxx.

It will also star David Alan Grier, Kyla-Drew, Porscha Coleman and Jonathan Kite with Heather Hemmens and Valente Rodriguez in recurring roles.

Jamie and his daughter also appear together in the music competition show Beat Shazam, with Jamie as host and Corinne as the resident DJ.

This will be the Project Power actor's first TV lead role since The Jamie Foxx Show which ran for five seasons and ended in 1996. 

Corinne made her big-screen debut in the 2019 shark thriller 47 Meters Down: Uncaged. In 2016 the 26-year-old was Miss Golden Globe for the annual awards ceremony.

ALSO READ | Jamie Foxx's daughter makes her big screen debut and he's super proud!

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