Tag Archive: Ron Howard

Jul 28

Freddie Hunt at the Maserati Trofeo in Virginia

Maserati Trofeo World Series – Vir Int’l Raceway – 21-22 August 2015 

Maserati Trofeo World Series logo Round 4 in the Maserati Trofeo World Series will feature Freddie Hunt, son of 1976 F1 World Champion, James Hunt who has recently moved back into the spotlight courtesy of Ron Howard’s recent movie Rush, which recounted his rivalry with Niki Lauda. Freddie Hunt will be on the track in Virginia, USA, on the weekend of 21-22 August. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Feel the Rush of Formula 1™ racing at special screening of new Ron Howard movie

Circuit of The Americas™ partners with Alamo Drafthouse and The Horn-ESPN Austin on premiere party

Rush In just a few days, the exhilaration of Formula 1 racing will rush onto the silver screen as the new Universal Pictures movie Rush, directed by two-time Academy Award®-winning filmmaker Ron Howard, premieres in theaters nationwide.

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Jul 07

F1 film ‘Rush’ excited sport’s experts – Lauda

The film will not be released until September

2013-06-06_0141Niki Lauda says the F1 fraternity this week gave a thumbs-up to a movie about the sport’s legendary 1976 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Hamilton could act in Lauda movie ‘Rush’

Lewis Hamilton could land an acting role in the Hollywood film ‘Rush’.

2012-03-24 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Malaysian Grand Prix - Lewis Hamilton 022012-03-24 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Malaysian Grand Prix - Lewis Hamilton 06The movie, directed by The Da Vinci Code and Apollo 13’s Ron Howard, is about the epic 1976 battle between Niki Lauda and James Hunt. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Lauda film racing towards legal trouble – report

A film about Niki Lauda could be set for legal trouble, with an Austrian group claiming the formula one legend granted it the rights.

2011-06-11_11702010-05-16 - Red Bull Racing - Niki Lauda 02Well-known Hollywood filmmakers Ron Howard and Peter Morgan are already well advanced on the project entitled ‘Rush’, focusing on Lauda’s legendary battle with serious injury and James Hunt in 1976. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Hollywood film about Lauda called ‘Rush’ – report

A Hollywood movie about Niki Lauda will be called ‘Rush’.

2011-06-11_11702011-06-12 - 2704We reported in April that British script writer Peter Morgan, best known for The Queen and Frost/Nixon, was working on a screenplay to immortalise F1’s 1976 season. Read the rest of this entry »