"Sanford and Son" made Redd Foxx a household name. This HBO "On Location" features his night-club act, raw and uncensored, and gives the viewers another side of this comedic genius. Starting thirty years before Sanford in what was known as the "chitlin" circuit, he performed with the likes of Bessie Smith, Ma Rainey and the Will Mastin Trio. The Silverbird Hotel in Las Vegas presents the act in the true Redd Foxx tradition.
His first stand-up comedy special, a must-have for every Foxx fan. Aired on HBO as his popularity began to soar on TV's "In Living Color" Featuring side-splitting impersonations, Including Michael Jackson, Prince, Mike Tyson and Bill Cosby. The multi-talented Foxx performs a medley of songs from his first album, "Peep This."
In this concert film, originally broadcast on HBO, Foxx offers up his signature brand of comedy to a sold out crowd at the Paramount Theater in Oakland, California.
A short musical film
Jamie Foxx goes back to his Texas roots where he's more outrageous than ever in this no-holds-barred performance! Star of television ("In Living Color," "The Jamie Foxx Show") and film (Booty Call, Any Given Sunday), he's also one of America's hottest young stand-up comedians, telling it like it is on everything, from rap's angry lyrics to dating and sex. The master of physical humor combined with 100 percent real honesty and dead-on impersonations, Foxx is pure electricity onstage, driving the jam-packed audience over the edge with laughter!
Jamie Foxx kicks it with some of the country's funniest young talents in this second volume of stand-up comedy acts recorded before a live audience at Laffapalooza, Atlanta's premier comedy and arts festival, while Cedric the Entertainer serves as the hilarious host. These young lions of comedy, many of whom were handpicked to perform by Foxx himself, strike hard at the funny bone with this crop of fresh, outrageous material.
Comedy directed by Jerry Finberg and Scott Sorenson.
From his days on the pioneering sketch comedy show In Living Color to his smash hit films, Jamie Foxx knows how to bring the laughter. Now, Foxx returns to his comedy roots with a series that will keep you in stitches from start to finish. Filmed before a live audience at Atlanta s hottest comedy and arts festival, Foxx hand picks the best up and comers with the freshest material and the most unbelievable jokes ever heard. And, to keep you entertained throughout the entire show, Cedric the Entertainer serves as your master of ceremonies!
Now, for the first time on DVD, Foxx returns to his comedy roots with a DVD series that will keep you in stitches from start to finish. Filmed before a live audience at Atlantas hottest comedy and arts festival, Foxx hand picks the best up and comers with the freshest material and the most unbelievable jokes ever heard. And, to keep you entertained throughout the entire 60 minutes, Cedric the Entertainer serves as your master of ceremonies!
In this volume of Laffapalooza highlights presented by Oscar-winning actor and comedian Jamie Foxx, Cedric the Entertainer plays ringmaster for a raucous evening of laughs fueled by some of the funniest up-and-coming comics in the business. While holding forth on a variety of topics, Scruncho, Lil Brough, Louis Ramey, Keisha Hunt, Melanie Camacho and Marvin Dixon can't help but show off their gift for pulling gags.
There is a dark sect in the fight against evil - an elite underground organization of unorthodox secret preacher agents who get down for a higher power! Foxxy Madonna is a butt-kicking, chain-smoking preacher chick with a small arsenal, a bad attitude, and a mysteriously powerful "crucifist." And she's gonna need em all as she's about to embark on her most dangerous mission yet! The notorious Black Death is about to unleash a virus of Biblical proportions upon the world. And it's up to the foxxiest of heroes to stop him. Whether it's preventing the plague to end humanity, burning a demoniacally possessed guy to death, or dueling fisticuffs with a chalkboard-wielding psychopath, Foxxy Madonna is up to the challenge!
Texas native Jamie King is an aspiring actor who heads to Hollywood in hopes to find fame and fortune in the entertainment industry. To support himself, he works at his Aunt Helen and Uncle Junior's Los Angeles hotel, the King's Towers.
The Redd Foxx Show is a short-lived sitcom that premiered January 18, 1986 on ABC. The show ended after four months on air, due in part to a Saturday night timeslot.
The Redd Foxx Comedy Hour was a ABC produced variety show hosted by Redd Foxx (John Elroy Sanford) following his hit sitcom Sanford and Son. It debuted on September 15, 1977 and last aired on January 26, 1978. Despite being rated by critics as entertaining and funny, the show was canceled due to low ratings at the end of it's first season.
In this stand-up performance, originally broadcast on HBO, Foxx offers up his signature brand of comedy to a sold out crowd at the Paramount Theater in Oakland, California.