Oscar winner-turned-hitmaker Jamie Foxx is returning to his comedy roots and launching his own urban comedy, entertainment and lifestyle channel on Sirius Satellite Radio in the US.
The DREAMGIRLS star will serve as an executive producer, on-airhost and contributor to THE FOXXHOLE channel, which will feature comedic sketches, talk, radio theater and music.
He explains, "The Foxxhole will break new ground in comedy, blurring the lines between standup, sketch and music.
"(The channel) gives me the opportunity to create urban entertainment and programming like you have never heard on the radio."
Foxx will contribute to the show daily and report from wherever he happens to be in the world. He is currently on tour promoting UNPREDICTABLE, his 2006 album debut.
The star joins a growing list of celebrities and entertainers who have brought their names and talent to satellite radio including, Oprah Winfrey, Eminem, Bob Dylan and The Who.