After Maurizio Gucci, Enzo Ferrari. Adam Driver will put on his racing gloves for the director of Heat, who has been dreaming of his big-bore movie for several years. After Clint Eastwood, Steven Spielberg, the Coen brothers, Jim Jarmusch, Martin Scorsese, Terry Gilliam, Spike Lee, Ridley Scott and Leos Carax, the actor lays a new stone in the building of this impressive filmography at the height of his 38 years .
Adam Driver replaces Hugh Jackman, first approached for the role, alongside Penélope Cruz and Shailene Woodley, who will respectively play Laura Ferrari, his wife, and Lina Lardi, his mistress, during the summer of 1957 who bereaved Enzo Ferrari and plunged his company in bankruptcy. He will go up the slope by winning the Mille Miglia, the famous Italian car race.
According to DeadlineMichael Mann has been working on the project since the early 2000s. In the meantime, he has produced Le Mans 66, which he originally thought he would achieve. It was finally James Mangold who took over the helm of the project in 2019, with Matt Damon and Christian Bale in the roles of the two pilots.
While we were waiting for Michael Mann on a sequel to Heat, it is finally in book that he will offer a new shutter to the adventures of his mafia gangin bookstores on August 9, 2022.