Fox has announced that they have picked up Jamie Foxx Project. Jamie Foxx Project is a half-hour sketch-comedy show, said to be in the vein of ‘In Living Color’, and it will offer a fresh take on pop culture, including spoofs of movie trailers, commercials, TV shows, music videos and celebrities, with a diverse cast made up of the very best new young comedians on the scene today.
Jamie Foxx will executive produce the project. Kevin Reilly, President of Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company had the following to say, “Jamie Foxx’s brilliance first shined on Fox, so it’s fantastic to welcome him back to the network. Jamie is an undeniable comedy powerhouse both as a performer and a producer, and teamed with the outrageous next-generation comedy of Affion Crockett, we look forward to the next wave of sketch comedy on Fox.”