Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx has left fans worried.
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Jamie Foxx allegedly ‘paralysed and blind’ following stroke

Fans have been left reeling after various publications reported that US star Jamie Foxx is ‘blind and paralysed’.

Jamie Foxx

Jamie Foxx has left fans worried.
Image via Twitter

Social media users have been left reeling after various publications reported that American actor Eric Marlon Bishop, known professionally as Jamie Foxx, is paralysed and blind. The reports come shortly after his daughter shared that her father is doing fine and recovering at home following a “health complication” in April this year.

The reports have resulted in a number of anti-vax conspiracy theories which have gone viral on social media.

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Jamie Foxx ‘paralysed and blind’, reports reveal

Ray Charles actor Jamie Foxx left millions of fans concerned after he was hospitalised in April this year.

Many shared words of encouragement and support after his daughter Corinne revealed that he was at home and making a recovery.

Despite the reassurance, reports are now circulating that the award-winning actor has been left paralysed and blind following a stroke.

Jamie Fox
Jamie Foxx is reportedly blind and paralysed. Image via Twitter @DailyLoud

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Corinne has yet to comment on the reports while Jamie last posted on social media three weeks ago in an Instagram post that reads:

Meanwhile, actor Nick Cannon believes that Foxx will speak out about the mystery illness when he is ready to do so:

“I believe when he’s ready, he’s going to address the awaiting fans in the world [about his health scare] the way that only he can,” he said according to a Fox News article.

Fans are worried sick

While the Jamie’s “dire condition” has not been verified, hundreds of social media users have shared their concerns.

Many of them have shared well wishes with the star who is well known for a number of big screen hits. Here are some of their comments:

@MargeauxBichone wrote:

“He will be okay. Stroke rehab takes 6 months at least. Slow wins, one day at a time. It’s a full time job regaining motor skills, but it can be done! Praying for Jaime.”

@lionsgatekid commented:

“Keep praying for this man, use his real name: Eric Marlon Bishop. All things are possible with God.”

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