April 15, 2013: Jamie Foxx plays his character Electro on the Times Square set of the new movie 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' in New York City, USA. Mandatory Credit: Zelig Shaul/ACE/INFphoto.com

Jamie Foxx hit Times Square yesterday dressed as the super villain Electro to shoot scenes for the highly-anticipated new movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

Foxx was barely recognizable, covered in metallic blue makeup and wearing a hoodie that covered most of his face.

Check out the slideshow to see Foxx in costume on the New York City set.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is expected to hit theaters May 2014.

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