Sony Pictures’ new film Gran Turismo is based on the real-life story of Jann Mardenborough, “whose gaming skills won a series of Nissan competitions to become an actual professional racecar driver.”

Shadow and Act has an exclusive featurette with Mardenborough as he spotlights his “insane” life story.

Check out the featurette below:

'Gran Turismo' stars David Harbour, Archie Madekwe, Orlando Bloom, Djimon Hounsou and Daniel Puig.

Madekwe will star as Jann Mardenborough, with Spice Girls singer Geri Halliwell Horner portraying his mother, Lesley Mardenborough and Djimon Hounsou playing Mardenborough’s father, Steve. Puig will play his brother.

Gran Turismo is executive produced by Kazunori Yamauchi, Hermen Hulst, Jason Hall, and Matthew Hirsch. Doug Belgrad, Asad Qizilbash, Carter Swan, and Dana Brunetti serve as producers.