Rush 2

by Erico_the_Great | created - 08 Aug 2017 | updated - 29 Jan 2018 | Public

The actors who should play the top figures during the Prost-Senna rivalry in a potential Rush sequel.

Please comment if I should include anyone else.

1. Ayrton Senna

Self | Formula 1

Ayrton Senna da Silva was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil to a wealthy family. When he was four years old his father Milton bought him a go-kart, and by age eight Ayrton was regularly competing in karting events. His career progressed quickly, and in 1982 he moved to England to pursue his racing. In 1984...

World champion of the 1988, 1990 and 1991 seasons.

2. James Franco

Actor | 127 Hours

Known for his breakthrough starring role on Freaks and Geeks (1999), James Franco was born April 19, 1978 in Palo Alto, California, to Betsy Franco, a writer, artist, and actress, and Douglas Eugene "Doug" Franco, who ran a Silicon Valley business. His mother is Jewish and his father was of ...

As Ayrton Senna.

3. Alain Prost

Self | Gasoline

Alain Prost was born on February 24, 1955 in Lorette, nr. Saint-Chamond, Loire, France as Alain Marie Pascal Prost. He is known for his work on Gasoline (1984), F1 1989: How to Win a Championship (1989) and Formule Villeneuve (1983). He is married to Anne-Marie Prost. They have two children.

World champion of the 1985, 1986, 1989 and 1993 seasons.

4. Adrien Brody

Actor | The Pianist

Adrien Nicholas Brody was born in Woodhaven, Queens, New York, the only child of retired history professor Elliot Brody and Hungarian-born photographer Sylvia Plachy. He accompanied his mother on assignments for the Village Voice, and credits her with making him feel comfortable in front of the ...

As Alain Prost.

5. Ron Dennis

Self | Senna

Ron Dennis is known for his work on Senna (2010), Not Your Time (2010) and Grand Prix Driver (2018).

Team principal of the McLaren F1 team.

6. Ralph Fiennes

Actor | The Grand Budapest Hotel

Actor Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes was born on December 22, 1962 in Suffolk, England, to Jennifer Anne Mary Alleyne (Lash), a novelist, and Mark Fiennes, a photographer. He is the eldest of six children. Four of his siblings are also in the arts: Martha Fiennes, a director; Magnus ...

As Ron Dennis.

7. Nigel Mansell

Self | Formula 1

Nigel Mansell was born on August 8, 1953 in Upton-upon-Severn, Worcestershire, England as Nigel Ernest James Mansell. He has been married to Roseanne since 1975. They have three children.

World champion of the 1992 season.

8. Clive Owen

Actor | Closer

British actor Clive Owen is one of a handful of stars who, though he is best known for his art house films, can handle more mainstream films with equal measures of grace and skill. Owen is typically cast as characters whose primary traits are a balance of physical strength, intellect, conflicting ...

As Nigel Mansell.

9. Nelson Piquet

Self | Formula 1

Nelson Piquet was born on August 17, 1952 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Nelson Piquet Souto Maior.

World champion of the 1981, 1983 and 1987 seasons.

10. Wagner Moura

Actor | Tropa de Elite

Moura was born in Salvador, a city located in Northeast Region of Brazil, but grew up in the small town of Rodelas, Bahia. His mother, Alderiva, was a housewife, and his father, José Moura, was a Sergeant in the Brazilian Air Force. At the age of 13, he moved with his family to Salvador, Bahia.


As Nelson Piquet.

11. Michael Schumacher

Actor | Cars

Michael Schumacher is a German retired racing driver. He is a seven-time Formula One World Champion and is widely regarded as one of the greatest Formula One drivers of all time. He was named Laureus World Sportsman of the Year twice.

Schumacher holds many of Formula One's driver records, including ...

World champion of the 1994, 1995 and 2000-04 seasons.

12. Matthew McConaughey

Actor | Dallas Buyers Club

American actor and producer Matthew David McConaughey was born in Uvalde, Texas. His mother, Mary Kathleen (McCabe), is a substitute school teacher originally from New Jersey. His father, James Donald McConaughey, was a Mississippi-born gas station owner who ran an oil pipe supply business. He is ...

As Michael Schumacher.

13. Frank Williams

Self | Horizon

Frank Williams was born on April 16, 1942 in South Shields, County Durham, England as Francis Owen Garbatt Williams. He was previously married to Virginia Berry.

Team principal of the Williams F1 team.

14. Ed Harris

Actor | The Truman Show

By transforming into his characters and pulling the audience in, Ed Harris has earned a reputation as one of the most talented actors of our time.

Ed Harris was born in Tenafly, New Jersey, to Margaret (Sholl), a travel agent, and Robert Lee Harris, a bookstore worker who also sang professionally. ...

As Frank Williams.

Coordinator of the McLaren F1 team.

16. Damián Alcázar

Actor | The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian

Damián Alcázar (born January 8, 1953 in Patzcuaro, Michoacán, Mexico) is a Mexican actor, who is best known for portraying Colombian drug lord Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela in the Netflix series Narcos.

Damián Alcázar studied acting first at the National Institute of Fine Arts and at the Theatrical ...

As Jo Ramírez.

18. Michael Sheen

Actor | Masters of Sex

Even though he had burned up the London stage for nearly a decade--and appeared in several films--Michael Sheen was not really "discovered" by American audiences until his critically-acclaimed turn as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in the 1999 Broadway revival of "Amadeus".

Sheen was born in Newport, Wales...

As Gordon Murray.

19. Bernie Ecclestone

Self | Formula 1

Bernie Ecclestone was born on October 28, 1930 in Bungay, Suffolk, England as Bernard Charles Ecclestone. He has been married to Fabiana Flosi since August 2012. He was previously married to Slavica Radic and Ivy Bamford.

Team principal of the Brabham F1 team.

20. Toby Jones

Actor | The Hunger Games

Widely regarded as the one of greatest stage and screen actors both in his native Great Britain and internationally, Toby Edward Heslewood Jones was born on September 7, 1966 in Hammersmith, London. His parents, Freddie Jones and Jennie Heslewood, are actors as well. Toby has two brothers: Rupert, ...

As Bernie Ecclestone.

21. Jean-Marie Balestre

Self | Senna

Jean-Marie Balestre was born on April 9, 1921 in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, France. He died on March 26, 2008 in Saint-Cloud, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

FIA President from 1985-1993.

22. Gérard Depardieu

Actor | Cyrano de Bergerac

Gérard Depardieu was born in Châteauroux, Indre, France, to Anne Jeanne Josèphe (Marillier) and René Maxime Lionel Depardieu, who was a metal worker and fireman. Young delinquent and wanderer in the past, Depardieu started his acting career at the small traveling theatre "Cafe de la Gare", along ...

As Jean-Marie Balestre.

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