‘Gran Turismo’ Movie Plot Details Emerge, Get Release Date

There “Gran Turismo” The video game franchise is getting a live-action project for the big screen. However, rather than a variety of race cars gathering in the shadow of Trial Mountain for a big showdown, new details reveal a much more meta plot.

According DeadlineGran Turismo” player whose gaming skills have won a series of Nissan competitions to become a true professional racing driver.

It looks like the movie will be about playing”Gran Turismo” the game instead of concocting a plot from the game universe, like Sony’s PlayStation Productions titles like “Unexplored” have done. In 2013, another attempt to “Gran Turismo” The film had a story based on the rise of Lucas Ordóñez.

Ordóñez was the first winner of the first GT Academy, where “Gran Turismo” players were vying for a spot on a real racing team. After winning GT Academy in 2008, Ordóñez was part of a Nissan racing team that finished ninth in class at the 24 Hours of Dubai in 2009. He competed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans five times, finishing second in class .

The Deadline The story also indicates that Neill Blomkamp was attached to direct. Blomkamp is best known for his science fiction feature films”District 9,” “Elysee” and “Chappie. “The latter two featured Nissan GT-Rs. Blomkamp is a known car enthusiast and a Engine trend A 2015 interview revealed he owned three GT-Rs, a Subaru WRX, Lexus LFA, Acura NSX, Hummer H1, Corvette ZR1 and BMW M3.

It’s practically a “Gran Turismo” garage in itself, which bodes well for the film adaptation. Its release is scheduled for August 2023.

Andrea G. Henderson