Growing up as a poor, black child in Georgia is not an easy task. With a tough-love mother pushing you to turn your lack of sight into an asset is even harder. With training Ray eventually learned to play the piano and did so with elegance. Soon he became an American Legend and was one of the most famous faces in the world. His fame came at a cost; drug problems and abusive relationships meant it wasn’t an easy life for Ray.
Winner of 2 Oscars and 2 BAFTAs is this deeply moving and entertaining film. It has been named the benchmark or Jamie Foxx’s career. The joy of Ray’s music comes alive through Foxx and with an amazing supporting cast and award winning soundtrack this biopic is one that will thoroughly excite and entertain.