Jamie Foxx Accused of Transphobia After Bruce Jenner Joke at iHeartRadio Awards


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Jamie Foxx has been accused of transphobia after making fun of Bruce Jenner and his reported gender transition into becoming a woman.

The actor made the inappropriate comment while hosting the 2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards which held at the Shrine Auditorium in LA on Sunday. He said:

‘We have some groundbreaking performances here too tonight. We got Bruce Jenner, will be here doing some musical performances. He’s doing a his and her duet all by himself.’

Jamie then added: ‘Look, I’m just busting your balls while I still can.’

Although Bruce has still yet to publicly discuss his rumored gender reassignment, it didn’t stop host Foxx from receiving a backlash on Twitter over his remarks. Perez Hilton was first to tweet complaining: