Exclusive: Jamie Foxx as an Acting Coach Will Make Your Day

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 09:  Actor Jamie Foxx attends Stand Up To Cancer's New York Standing Room Only, presented by Entertainment Industry Foundation, with donors American Airlines and Merck, chaired by Jim Toth, Reese Witherspoon & MasterCard President/CEO Ajay Banga and his wife Ritu, honoring Katie Couric at Cipriani Wall Street on April 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for EIF)

Exclusive: Jamie Foxx as an Acting Coach Will Make Your Day

His new film, "Sleepless," is in theaters this Friday.

Published January 10, 2017

Jamie Foxx is gearing up for the nationwide premiere of his new film Sleepless and he's exclusively sharing some footage of his new "acting class" with us in support of the movie.

In the satirical video, the Oscar-winning actor leads an acting class filled with melodramatic Hollywood hopefuls.

"Acting is more than an art," he says in the clip. "It's a way of being. Teaching the art of acting is about adding a little bit of color."

From chicken exercises to rubbing glasses, Jamie makes his students go above and beyond to get in touch with their respective roles. This you've got to see.

Sleepless premieres in theaters everywhere on Friday, January 13.

Watch Jamie teach his "acting" class for the upcoming film in the video above.

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Written by Moriba Cummings

(Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for EIF)

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