Sony Pictures has debuted the first trailer for Gran Turismo, its big screen adaptation of Polyphony Digital‘s multi-million selling racing simulation PlayStation franchise.
In case you didn’t know, the Gran Turismo movie is based on the true story of Jann Mardenborough, and chronicles a Gran Turismo gamer’s dream of going from his bedroom playing the games to becoming a professional racer on the track.
Gran Turismo features an all-star cast including David Harbour, Djimon Hounsou, and Orland Bloom, and is produced by Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan, Dana Brunetti, and Doug Belgrad. Kazunori Yamauchi, the creator of the Gran Turismo series, is also serving as executive producer alongside Hermen Hulst, Jason Hall, and Matthew Hirsch.
The Gran Turismo movie will be released in cinemas in August 2023. Meanwhile, the latest entry in the series, Gran Turismo 7, is now available for PS4 & PS5 and is currently receiving a steady stream of post-launch updates.