Jamie Foxx shared that he was gearing up to begin touring again and on this past Sunday he reportedly had some new jokes. During the American Black Film Festival Awards, Foxx took to the stage and went on to put a spotlight on Will Smith deciding to boycott this year’s Oscars. Page Six, goes on to share.
Will Smith’s Oscar boycott was the butt of Jamie Foxx’s jokes at the American Black Film Festival Awards on Sunday. Foxx, who won an Academy Award for “Ray,” “made fun of [Smith] for not having won. He said, ‘Me and Denzel [Washington] were like, “What’s the big deal?” ’ ” a spy said of Foxx’s jokes about Smith’s boycott over the awards’ lack of diversity this year. “Then [Foxx] said, ‘hashtag act better.’ The crowd couldn’t stop laughing. He was pretty much like, ‘We have Oscars.’ It was hilarious.”