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Jamie Foxx’s daughter rebukes claim family is ‘preparing for the worst’ in major update about actor’s health

Jamie Foxx’s daughter Corinne has updated fans on her father’s “medical complications” following reports that his family is “preparing for the worst”.

Foxx was taken to the hospital a month ago after suffering an undisclosed illness, Corinne announced at the time.

In the weeks since, conflicting accounts have emerged about the 55-year-old star’s status with radar reported this week that his family is “hoping for the best but preparing for the worst”.

Corinne specifically revealed the online publication’s report in a statement shared on her Instagram on Friday (May 12).

“Family Update: Sad to see how messed up the media is. My father has been discharged from the hospital for weeks to recuperate,” the 29-year-old man announced.

“Actually,” she continued, “he was pitching yesterday! Thank you for everyone’s prayers and support! We also have an exciting job announcement next week!”

Corinne Foxx and Jamie Foxx

(Image: Frazer Harrison/Getty)

Corinne herself revealed on April 12 that Foxx had “experienced a medical complication”.

“Fortunately, thanks to quick action and excellent care, he is well on his way to recovery. We know how much he is loved and appreciate your prayers,” she said. “The family asks for privacy during this time.”

Foxx broke his silence on social media on May 3, thanking fans for their support but did not provide further details about his condition.

“Honor all the love!!! Feeling Lucky [prayer, heart and fox emoji],” the actor shared on his Instagram Story.

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Foxx is in Georgia, USA, filming the upcoming Netflix movie Back in action when taken to a medical facility.

The actor reunited with his boyfriend Any Sunday (1999) and annie (2014) co-star Cameron Diaz for the film, who returned to filming while double body for Foxx.

Read here for everything we know about Foxx’s “medical complications.”


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