The Hollywood Reporter did what they do every year and gathered together six actors with Oscar buzz much like they do with actresses to talk about their respective movies and the acting process and all that. Jamie came through with an anecdote about the time Oliver Stone was hard on him. Hard might be too light a word, because it actually sounded pretty brutal. Jamie was auditioning for Any Given Sunday , and while he did end up getting the part of third string quarterback Willie Beamen, the road there was paved with insults. However, Jamie appreciated Oliver meanness.
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Jamie Foxx is an Asshole - Mandatory
You can't help yourself. It happens to everybody. You've got like two years to pull it together — or it's permanent. From the fan's perspective, approaching a celebrity can be a double edged sword or, rather, a two sided coin. The celeb will either welcome your approach with open arms or wave you off. The same goes for their personal life.
Jamie Foxx is an Asshole
I called his manager and his publicist yesterday and I was furious. He's a disgrace; an absolutely disgusting disgrace. Any Jamie Foxx movies we had here in the house went out in the trash - exactly where he belongs. Don Imus was fired for saying, "Nappy-headed ho's". I just want to know if the same reprecussions will be felt by the disgusting POS.
Source: Albert L. Williams, a burgeoning comic at the time, was given the unfortunate task of trying to crack jokes on NFL legend Emmitt Smith after a roster of more experienced, star comedians. Williams failed to respond in a way to make the situation less cringe-worthy, and it became an infamous moment that still follows him 20 years later thanks to the video streaming and social media era.