Mike Tyson unclear if Foxx will play boxer in biopic as planned amid health scare

In 2021, it was revealed Foxx would star in a biographical television series centered on the life of the boxing legend.

Foxx showed a photograph of his bulked-up physique and revealed a  grueling exercise regime in preparation for the role, consisting of 60  pull-ups, 60 dips, and 100 push-ups every other day. His weight at  filming, he said, would start at 216 pounds and increase to to 230  pounds.

In a recent episode of "Valuetainment" podcast, host Patrick Bet-David discussed Foxx's health with Tyson. During the interview, Tyson revealed that he didn't have conclusive idea about Foxx's current health situation

Jamie Foxx's daughter, Corinne, was spotted leaving a medical center in Chicago. The family has not disclosed Foxx's medical issue.

Foxx opted for a text-only graphic and did not include a photo of himself on Instagram.