Oprah Saved Jamie Foxx's Career

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TSR STAFF: Jade Ashley @Jade_Ashley94 on Instagram & Twitter _____________________________________ Recently #JamieFoxx made a visit to #HowardStern’s radio show, where he shared an interesting story on how #OprahWinfrey helped him get his life on the right track. _____________________________________ During the interview, Jamie Foxx confessed to excessively drinking and partying back in 2005. He then talks about getting a call from Oprah where he says she said, “All of this gallivanting and all this kind of sh*t that's not what you want to do. I want to take you somewhere. So it will make you understand the significance of what you’re doing.” _____________________________________ He then continues to say that they go to #QuincyJones’ house where he greeted with some kind of intervention. _____________________________________ Jamie said, “So we go in the house and it’s all these old actors, black actors from the 60’s and 70’s, who look like they just want to say ‘good luck,’ they wanna say, ‘don’t blow it.’” _____________________________________ Oprah then points him in the direction of legendary actor #SidneyPoitier, where he—read more at TheShadeRoom.com

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Jamie Foxx was blaming it on the alcohol and partying out of control. Oprah called him up and stirred him in the right direction. Then he went to Quincy Jones' house and all the old actors gave him 3 wise words "Don't Blow It". This is what people need more of; realness, tough love and truth. Go head OPRAH!    

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