Posted December 3, 2013 by Kris-E in Movies & TV

Usher Rocks ‘Fro for Sugar Ray Leonard Biopic [Photo]


Usher dropped a few pounds however, grew a huge afro for Hands of Stone.  The newly slender, but sculpted R&B singer, will star as the legendary boxer Sugar Ray Leonard for the upcoming biopic.

Mr. Raymond revealed that he works tirelessly to embody the the agile athlete.  According to the New York Daily News in a recent statement he stated; “I train like an athlete every day, believe it or not.”

The film is scheduled to hit theaters in 2014 and will also feature veteran, award winning actor, Robert Deniro.

Check out some glimpses of Usher on set of Hands of Stone!





Source [New York Daily News]