Ray is abographical movie about 30 years of the true life of blues musician: "Ray Charles". The movie was produced directed by Taylor Hackford and stars Jamie Foxx in the title role. Foxx received an Academy Award for Best Actor cause of his performance. Ray Charles was ment to attend an opening of the final film, but he died of a liver disease in June, some months before its premiere
Raised in his childhood on a sharecropping plantation in Northern Florida, Ray Charles Robinson became blind when he was seven years old, just shortly after witnessing his younger brother drown. Motivated by an independent mother who insisted he make his independent way in the world, Charles, after a while, found his calling and gift playing a piano keyboard.