As the acclaimed video game series Gran Turismo celebrates its 25th anniversary, a movie is in the making and the first trailer was unveiled at CES 2023 in Las Vegas.
A successful video game series for PlayStation consoles for 25 years now, Gran Turismo will reach a new milestone in 2023 when it hits all theaters. Focused on car racing, this film follows the adventures of Yann Mardenborough using the game’s visual codes and numerous cinematics. A player who won the GT Academy (Gran Turismo player competition), he then competed in various car races such as the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Directed by Neil Blomkamp on behalf of PlayStation Studio (Uncharted movie, The Last of Us series), the Gran Turismo movie will include stars such as Orlando Bloom, David Harbor, Djimon Hounsou and Geri Halliwell-Horner. For his part, Archie Madekwe will play the role of an aspiring pilot.