Share this Story

9 Things to Know About Jamie Foxx's Daughter, Corinne

Christina Marfice


Trending writer

Christina is a reporter based in Boise, Idaho. She's a veteran vegetarian, a political junkie and a huge grammar snob. On the weekends, she can usually be found binging on Netflix, playing the piano or petting her cats, Daisy and Dandelion.

Jamie Foxx's daughter is totally ready to step out of her father's shadow

If you don't already know about Corinne Foxx, you probably will soon. While it's true that her famous dad is notorious for keeping his private life extremely private, we've started to get to know Foxx little by little over the past couple years.

A post shared by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

For anyone who's wondering where they may have seen her before, here are some things you should know about Foxx, a huge up-and-comer in Hollywood.

1. Her mother was in the Air Force

A post shared by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

Foxx is proud to be the daughter of a U.S. veteran.

"Happy Veterans Day Mama," she captioned a pic of her mom in November. "Your strength, perseverance and endurance inspires me everyday. You have shown me that women can do anything and everything. I am who I am because of you. Thank you for your service. I promise to work towards a better, kinder, stronger America for you."

2. She was Miss Golden Globe

Foxx was named Miss Golden Globe in 2016, an honor historically given to the son or daughter of a film or television industry icon.

More: Apparently, Joaquin Phoenix is the Reason Rooney Mara Ditched the Golden Globes

"Throughout the years, I’ve grown up watching my dad establish himself as a well-respected actor," Foxx said after the announcement. "I’m honored that the HFPA has given me the opportunity to now share the same stage where he’s been recognized for some of his greatest accomplishments."

3. She's always down for laser tag

A post shared by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

Foxx wished her dad happy birthday this year with an adorable throw back, and an open invitation to play a little laser tag. But who isn't down for a round, really?

4. She's a model

A post shared by LA Models (@lamodels) on

Foxx works with L.A. Models and recently shot a campaign for Wet 'N Wild.

5. She's a big-time animal lover

My sweetheart.

A photo posted by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

From horses to goldfish to tiny monkeys, Foxx's Instagram is full of pics of her getting cozy with some of the cutest animals we've ever seen.

6. She embraces the great outdoors.

hooked on fishing #Montana

A photo posted by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

Hiking, kayaking and fishing are all activities prominently featured on Foxx's social media.

7. She's super close to her famous dad

Foxx's Instagram features more than a few photos of her hanging out with her movie star pops.

8. She's a sorority girl

last first invite with my OG girls

A photo posted by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

Foxx went to the University of Southern California, where she was a member of the Pi Beta Phi fraternity for women.

9. She casually hangs out with Drake

we're on our worst behavior @champagnepapi

A photo posted by Corinne Foxx (@corinnefoxx) on

In case you weren't already jealous.

Before you go, check out our slideshow below.

Jamie Foxx's daughter is totally ready to step out of her father's shadow

Image: Handout/Getty Images Entertainment

Originally published November 2015. Updated February 2017.

New in Entertainment

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started