18 January 2020 00:47
A date with Jamie Foxx, following his breakup with Katie Holmes, will be a very religious experience, according to the actor. A date with Jamie Foxx these days includes a Bible! The 52-year-old actor stopped by Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talk show on Jan. 16 and played a game of "Burning Questions." She asked the Just Mercy star, "What's your perfect date?" and she sure wasn't expecting the response he gave her. Reading scriptures," he replied, as the audience erupted in laughter along with Ellen. Of course, Jamie was completely kidding about what his idea of a perfect date is.
He's said in the past that he's just her mentor when it comes to her singing career, but they've been very close since his August breakup with Katie Holmes, 41, following their six-year relationship. Jamie and Sela, 21, were photographed holding hands, while leaving a nightclub shortly after the news of his split with Katie broke, though he later said he was just being a gentleman. During an Instagram live video on Aug. 21, he explained, "I'm escorting her to my car, to put her in the car — my artist, who hangs out with my kids, who's as young as my daughter [Corinne, 25]," Jamie began. During "Burning Questions," Jamie said that life has been one big party for him ever since he turned 52. "When was the last time you partied all night long?" Ellen asked.
JAMIE FOXX SAYS DIRECTOR ONCE CALLED HIM 'HORRIBLE,' KICKED HIM 'THE F--K' OUT Reading scriptures," he said "Just trying to get closer to the Lord. Trying to be faith tonight, will you save me, Lord Jesus." The "In Living Color" alum also revealed to DeGeneres the secret behind how he manages to embarrass his co-host daughter Corinne Foxx, 25, and daughter Anelise Bishop, 11. JAMIE FOXX OPENS UP ABOUT HIS LONG DISTANCE RELATIONSHIP WITH KATIE HOLMES: REPORT "And so, sometimes when I'm working on stuff, my kids … Okay, let's just go to something else," Foxx responded after hearing the audience's reaction to his shocking tidbit. Foxx and girlfriend Katie Holmes reportedly split in August 2019, after six years of dating. At the time, reports said it was Holmes, 41, who broke off the relationship with an insider telling People magazine at the time that the former pair's union "ran its course." "Jamie thinks Katie is an incredible human being," added the insider.
Jamie's appearance comes after actress Kate Beckinsale clapped back at rumours she is dating him. The beauty attended the Moet & Chandon HFPA and The Hollywood Reporters Celebration of the 2020 Golden Globe Ambassadors at Catch in Los Angeles in November last year where she rubbed shoulders with a string of high profile stars - including Academy Award winner Jamie. "I would like to point out that standing next to someone does not mean I am dating them," she added. Jamie is said to be single after his on-off romance with Dawson's Creek legend Katie Holmes, 40, ended this year. Jamie Foxx Reveals What His 'Perfect Date' Looks Like Following Split From Katie Holmes Jamie Foxx proved he would do anything to avoid talking about his history with ex Katie Holmes while chatting with Ellen DeGeneres on the The Ellen DeGeneres Show. "What's your perfect date?" Ellen, 61, asked the 52-year-old. Reading scriptures," he joked in response, adding, "Trying to get closer to the Lord. "Are you a member of the mile-high club?" she asked. Although Jamie is avoiding discussing the details of his romantic partners, Katie is doing just fine on her own. "Katie still has fond feelings for Jamie, but their relationship is over, they made a clean break," an insider told In Touch exclusively back in December. Jamie Foxx spilled details about his sex life during an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. The 52-year-old actor got candid during the segment Burning Questions, when the host quizzed him with some tricky questions. It all started when Ellen probed Jamie about mid-air antics and asked if he was a part of the mile-high club. Jamie Foxx confessed he is a part of the mile high club during a segment with Ellen. He attempted to dodge the question at first and responded casually, "Am I member of the mile high club — that means you get high when you're in the plane? Ellen wasn't having it so she pushed back and said, "That's not what that means and you know it!" The cheeky question appeared to get the star — who was previously linked to Katie Holmes — a bit flustered, but it wasn't the only one that made him uncomfortable. A bit later in the segment Ellen asked the father-of-two, "What's something you do that embarrasses your kids?" Jamie, who is dad to Corinne, 25 and Annalise, 10, sighed at the question, which got a big laugh from the audience. This is… you guys have a look of horror on your face," Jamie told the audience, who were in fits of laughter. Meanwhile Ellen was also having a laugh about the whole thing and appeared to be delighted that she made the high-profile star squirm.