"There has been no word on when he is leaving the hospital," a source said.
Following his medical emergency last month, Jamie Foxx is still recovering in the hospital. A source close to the actor informed that "Jamie is stable and not in a life-threatening situation right now," PEOPLE reported.
The insider added that Foxx is being told to "keep his stress level down" until he is discharged because "the doctors are doing more tests and want to be completely sure that he will be okay before allowing him to" leave the hospital. Despite needing medical attention, the insider told PEOPLE that the hospital is "the last place Jamie wants to be."
Jamie Foxx is 'stable and not in a life-threatening situation now,' a source in the actor's circle says. https://t.co/qyfV8DxeT3 pic.twitter.com/M2cy6Owmt8— Yahoo News (@YahooNews) May 6, 2023
"He has a lot of projects going on," the insider said. "He gets things done; he is focused and astute. What happened to him medically is serious enough to keep him in the hospital."
Another source close to the actor shared, "everyone loves Jamie and is hoping for the best," they said referring to people on the set of Back in Action, Foxx's upcoming Netflix project, which is being shot in Atlanta. "Everyone is thinking about him," said the insider.
While, Foxx is a "tough guy," a movie insider told PEOPLE that his loved ones "are worried and praying for his recovery." A film source said, "His family and friends are supporting him and are there for him," adding, "There has been no word on when he is leaving the hospital."
Praying for you, brother. Keep fighting to be well. #JamieFoxx 🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/tjuMKycZcK— Be A King (@BerniceKing) May 3, 2023
Corinne Foxx, the actor's daughter, revealed on April 12 that her father was recovering after experiencing a "medical complication" the day before. "We wanted to share that my father, Jamie Foxx, experienced a medical complication yesterday," shared Corinne, 29, in a statement written on behalf of the Foxx family. "Luckily, due to quick action and great care, he is already on his way to recovery. We know how beloved he is and appreciate your prayers," the statement read in addition. "The family asks for privacy during this time."
Jamie Foxx is one of the most talented actors in the history of Hollywood. If we were to sum up Foxx in one word, it would be "gifted". At his best, Foxx is as good as any actor you can imagine. Prayers up to Foxx and his entire family as he recovers from a recent medical… pic.twitter.com/t1tjteLtTL— Cinema Tweets (@CinemaTweets1) May 3, 2023
The emergency did not occur while he was filming his upcoming movie Back in Action, and he was not driven to the hospital by an ambulance, PEOPLE had confirmed at the time. Since word of his health issue became public, Foxx has received a deluge of well-wishes from admirers, friends, and family.
Foxx finally spoke out about the subject on May 3, weeks after word of his health issue became public, posting an update to Instagram and thanking his supporters for their support. "Appreciate all the love!!! Feeling blessed," the actor wrote in his post.
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