Sunday, July 14, 2024


Apple Declares Brad Pitt-Starring Formula 1 Movie, Releases First Trailer

As revealed by representatives of the show and Apple, the upcoming Hollywood Formula 1 film, which is scheduled to premiere in 2025, might be titled simply “F1.”

F1 and Apple, which has teamed up with Warner Bros. Pictures to distribute the film worldwide, will reveal the primary footage from “F1” in an upcoming teaser on Sunday, July 7.

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The film stars Brad Pitt as a former Formula One star who returns to the championship to race for the fictional APXGP team, alongside a rookie played by Damson Idris.

The solid also includes Kerry Condon, Javier Bardem, Tobias Menzies, Sarah Niles, Kim Bodnia and Samson Kayo.

Seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is a producer on the project, while the Mercedes driver also contributed to the film's script.

The film is being edited by Joseph Kosinski, director of “Top Gun Maverick,” and Jerry Bruckheimer, producer. After delays as a result of the SAG-AFTRA strikes in Hollywood last 12 months, the film might be released on July 25, 2025, internationally and July 27, 2025, within the United States.

cars filmed for the new Formula 1 movie APEX starring Brad Pitt

cars filmed for the brand new Formula 1 movie APEX starring Brad Pitt

Photo: Simon Galloway / Motorsports images

Work on the project has been progressing at a rapid pace in recent weeks, with the project also happening this weekend on the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, where a Formula 2 automobile was used that Mercedes had modified and adapted to the fictional APXGP colors.

As with other events, AXGP has its own garages off the pit lane to be used by solid and crew.

Other filming locations this 12 months include the Hungaroring, Spa-Francorchamps, Mexico City, Las Vegas and Abu Dhabi.

There were reports that Hollywood strikes caused the film's budget to extend to over $300 million, though producers dispute that quantity.

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