Sony Pictures released the Grand tourism movie video for his upcoming biographical sports drama, starring Orlando Bloom, David Harbor and Archie Madekwe. The film is set to debut in theaters on August 11.
The video features commentary from the main cast and professional racing driver Jann Mardenborough as they discuss the inspiring true story of a teenage boy who grew into an elite racer through his video game skills . It also shows behind-the-scenes footage of Mardenborough serving as the official stuntman in the film.
Check out the video for the Gran Turismo movie below (watch more trailers and featurettes):
Who is involved in the movie Gran Turismo?
Gran Turismo is directed by Neill Blomkamp from a script written by co-executive producers Jason Hall and Zach Baylin. It stars David Harbour, Archie Madekwe, Orlando Bloom, Darren Barnet, Djimon Hounsou, Geri Halliwell-Horner, Daniel Puig, Josha Stradowski and German actor Thomas Kretschmann.
“Based on the true story of Jann Mardenborough, the film is the ultimate wish-fulfillment tale of a teenage Gran Turismo gamer whose gaming skills won a series of Nissan competitions to become a true professional racing driver. “, we read in the synopsis.
The film is produced by Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan, Doug Belgrad and Dana Brunetti, with executive production from game creator Kazunori Yamauchi. Originally released in 1997, the Gran Turismo franchise has become one of the most popular racing video game properties of all time, known for its meticulous level of detail and realism.