Foxx plays Will Stacks, a cell phone mogul, billionaire, and NYC mayoral candidate, in this musical directed by Will Gluck. In an effort to restore his image, Stacks invites foster child Annie to lunch for a photo op but Annie convinces him that he should become her guardian instead. Co-starring Quvenzhané Wallis, Cameron Diaz, Bobby Cannavale, and Rose Byrne.
But it was great to be able to come and watch Quvenzhané and have my daughter watch someone, you know, her size, you know, and see her being so magical in this movie…. It was just great.