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Legendary soul musician Ray Charles is portrayed by Jamie Foxx in this Oscar-winning biopic. Young Ray watches his 7-year-old brother drown at age seven. When he loses his sight at the age of 9, his hardworking mother (Sharon Warren) urges him not to feel sorry for himself. He rises through the ranks of the Seattle jazz scene, struggling with drug addiction and infidelity while on the road. Supported by his wife (Kerry Washington), Ray Charles redefines soul music and inspires a generation.

Release details

Rated: PG-13
Duration: 0 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Taylor Hackford
Screenwriter: James L White
Cast: Harry J Lennix
Regina King
Sharon Warren
Clifton Powell
Jamie Foxx
Bokeem Woodbine
Larenz Tate
Terrence Dashon Howard
Kerry Washington
Aunjanue Ellis
Curtis Armstrong
Richard Schiff
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