Zac Efron and Dennis Quaid Film Movie at Iowa Speedway
Scenes for Ramin Bahrani’s Upcoming Motorsports Movie to be Taped on July 16
Hollywood movie stars Zac Efron, best known for his role in High School Musical, and Emmy-nominated actor Dennis Quaid, will be at Iowa Speedway in Newton, Iowa, on Saturday, July 16, taping scenes for an untitled racing movie.
Fans are invited to be part of the movie magic. Tickets for the Prairie Meadows 200 ARCA Series Stock Car and Coca-Cola 200 presented by Hy-Vee NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races are on sale for $25 at www.iowaspeedway.com/ZacandDennis. Fans purchasing tickets online will be entered into a drawing, and 100 lucky winners will have the chance to participate in the pre-race festivities — and could appear in the crowd scenes in the movie!
The film is an untitled, Iowa-based movie starring Efron as a rural teen aspiring to become a professional racecar driver; Quaid plays Efron’s father in the film. Producers will shoot Efron walking across the pre-race stage, Quaid cheering from the stands, and stock car racing footage during the Prairie Meadows 200 scheduled to begin at 4:15 p.m.
Get your tickets to the action by calling 1-866-RUSTY-GO or visiting www.iowaspeedway.com.