High School Musical
star Zac Efron
is in talks to star in the title role of Speed Racer.
Efron was granted permission by Disney to leave the High School Musical 2
set for a day so that he could attend a Speed Racer
The live-action adaptation of the Japanese cartoon series is being made by The Matrix
and Larry Wachowski
. The movie is scheduled to for a May 23, 2008 release.
- Zac Efron pictures
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)