iHeartRadio Awards 2015: Jamie Foxx Criticized for Bruce Jenner Jokes (Video)
The show's emcee took jabs at Jenner's reported transition to a woman.
Bruce Jenner became the brunt of one of Jamie Foxx's opening monologue jokes at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday.
While introducing what the show would have in store, Foxx made jabs about Jenner's reported transition to a woman, saying, "We've got some groundbreaking performances here, too, tonight. Bruce Jenner will be here doing some musical performances — he's doing a his-and-her duet all by himself."
He continued, "Look, I'm just busting your balls while I still can."
The host was called out by viewers at home, who took to Twitter to criticize his transphobic jokes.
Jamie Foxx's transphobic jokes at the iHeartRadio about Bruce Jenner were gross, glad they didn't garner much laughs— Loki's Banphrionsa (@ReinaAtlantico) March 30, 2015