Tom Cruise to Race Like a Bat Out of ‘Hell’
Actor Tom Cruise is going to hit the racetrack!
Cruise is re-teaming with “Oblivion” director Joseph Kosinski to star in “Go Like Hell,” a flick that tells the real-life battle between car giants Ford and Ferrari, and their dominance in the sports car marketplace of the 1960s.
Variety reports Cruise will play Henry Ford II, who teamed with Shelby and Ford executive Lee Iacocca to make Ford a real contender in the European car racing world, then dominated by Ferrari.
This also marks Cruise's return to the racing world, after starring in the 1990 film “Days of Thunder.”