07/07/2012 09:15 am ET

Usher Opens Up About Role As Sugar Ray Leonard

Next year, singer Usher will put on the gloves and make the boxing ring his stage as he plays the role of Sugar Ray Leonard in "Hands of Stone," a biopic about legendary Panamanian boxer Roberto Duran. The R&B crooner opens up about his part in the film, which stars Robert De Niro and Gael Garcia Bernal.

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