Jamie Foxx, the multi-talented entertainer, has finally spoken out about a recent health crisis that had his fans concerned.
Foxx went to Instagram after a spectacular recovery from an undisclosed medical issue in April to express his profound gratitude for all the prayers and love he received during his difficult period.
In an emotional video, the Oscar winner addressed the speculations about his illness, confessing that he went through something he never expected to go through. He admitted that he didn’t want his admirers to see him in a vulnerable state, preferring to be seen happy and enjoying life.
“I went through something I thought I’d never go through, and I know a lot of people were waiting or wanting to hear updates, but to be honest, I just don’t want you to see me like that,” he stated. I didn’t want you to see me with tubes coming out of my body, trying to figure out if I was going to make it.”
Jamie Foxx confessed that he had reservations about surviving the incident and described his road to recovery as bumpy.
Jamie Foxx was rushed to the hospital in April while filming on a Netflix production in Atlanta owing to a medical issue, which was initially reported as a “medical complication” by his eldest daughter, Corinne Foxx. However, the specifics of the health scare were not revealed.
Foxx extended heartfelt thanks to his daughter and sister, Deidra Dixon, for saving his life and keeping his condition quiet during his rehabilitation.
Addressing the ongoing rumors about potential blindness and paralysis, Jamie Foxx humorously proved that his eyes were in good working condition and clarified that he was not paralyzed. He emphasized that he wanted his fans to see him in a positive light, joking and laughing, and expressed his joy and thankfulness for being alive. Foxx also revealed that he would soon be returning to work.
Recently, the actor was spotted cruising on a yacht along the Chicago River, marking his first appearance since the hospitalization. It’s a relief and delight for fans to see him back and doing what he does best!
The details of the exact health issue remain undisclosed, but Jamie Foxx’s positive attitude and determination to recover shine through, assuring his fans that he’s back on track and ready to entertain once again.