The sudden hospitalization of Jamie Foxx while filming his Back In Action Netflix action-comedy flick shocked the pop culture world. Since news of his "medical complications" broke, fans and celebrities alike poured out prayers and words of sympathy and support for the Collateral actor. Most recently, Nick Cannon was the latest media figure to provide fans with an update on Foxx's stable status. Moreover, he spoke to Entertainment Tonight briefly, and confirmed news of the star's steadily improving health. Also, he hinted at a special surprise he has planned for Foxx but didn't specify what it was.
"Man, I’m praying" Nick Cannon told ET. "You see, I posted on Instagram. I literally have been saying prayers out loud. Words of affirmation for my big brother, I know he’s doing so much better. I’m actually about to do something special for him, and doing him a favor. I can’t really say what it is, but it’ll be out there soon. I was reluctant to go all the way there, and even talk about it, but he gave me the blessing, so it’s a beautiful thing. He’s awake. They say he’s alert, so, we love it."
Nick Cannon Wishes Jamie Foxx Well
Furthermore, Martin Lawrence offered similarly comforting words on Jamie Foxx's condition. While at his Hollywood Walk of Fame reveal ceremony, Lawrence told Extra that the 55-year-old is recovering well. "Well, I hear he’s doing better,” the Bad Boys star remarked. “My prayers go out for him every night, and just wishing the best for him. [He’s] one of the best that we got in Hollywood, not only one of the best entertainers but a good person."
Meanwhile, Jamie Foxx has seen nothing short of incredible support online following his hospitalization. Whether from longtime fans, concerned pop culture enthusiasts, or basketball superstar LeBron James, everyone's rooting for his speedy recovery. "Sending my thoughts and prayers to the heavens above to my brother @iamjamiefoxx!!!!" the Los Angeles Laker wrote on Twitter. "Get well and back to yourself SOONER THAN LATER! God willing." As always, log back into HNHH for the latest news and updates on Nick Cannon and Jamie Foxx.