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Published: 21:56 BST, 1 September 2020 | Updated: 22:18 BST, 1 September 2020
Foxx, 52, is taking inspiration from his own relationship with daughter Corinne, 26, who will help produce the show, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The Oscar-winner will act and executive produce the project, which will mark his first regular role on a scripted TV programs since his own Jamie Foxx Show ended in 2001.
Jamie can be seen on the small screen as the host of the Fox game show Beat Shazam, which he also executive produces.
He appeared on primetime last year when he stepped into the iconic role of George Jefferson in ABC's Live In Front Of A Studio Audience recreations of classic All In The Family and The Jeffersons episodes.
Dad Stop Embarrassing Me has recruited Bentley Kyle Evans as showrunner.
He and Foxx already have a working relationship from Evans' time behind the scenes on Jamie's self-titled WB sitcom in the 1990s.
Just like dad: Corinne, 26, is on board as a producer for her 52-year-old father's new project
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