Officials with the Iowa Speedway in Newton said that a movie crew and two big-name Hollywood stars are shooting part of a movie at the racetrack on Saturday.
“It’s controlled chaos here at Iowa Speedway this weekend. We’ve been working on this project just over a month and actually got the go-ahead less than 10 days ago or 11 days ago. So now, we have to squeeze a lot in the next 48 hours because most of the film that’s shot here is going to be done today and tomorrow when the race fans are in the grandstands,” said Jerry Jauron, Iowa Speedway president.
Actors Zac Efron and Dennis Quaid are at the racetrack to tape scenes for a new, as-yet untitled racing movie.
“This is big stuff. You got A-list Zac Efron, Dennis Quaid right here at the Iowa Speedway. Chance of a lifetime to be part of a movie,” said Jauron. Read More>>