Usher Sheds 30 Pounds For Sugar Ray Leonard Biopic tonymc December 3, 2013 Hip Hop Entertainment | Hip Hop TV, Film and Video Games It’s been awhile since we have seen Usher on the big screen but soon enough he will make his return as Sugar Ray Leonard. His music career has been put on pause to dedicate himself to his lead role in the upcoming biopic based on the life of the retired boxer called ‘Hands of Stone’. A recent photo of the R&B singer was released with Mr. Raymond in the ring rocking a mild afro and looking 30 pounds lighter. The flick won’t see the silver screen until later next year, but it seems like Usher’s movie career is picking up where it left off. Along with his lead role and his brief appearance in Scary MoVie, he will also be appearing the new Muppets movie due out next year.