Keanu Reeves reveals his F1 documentary will cowl Jenson Button’s 2009 World Championship triumph

Keanu Reeves reveals that he’s engaged on a documentary that may cowl Jenson Button’s inconceivable triumph with Brawn GP within the 2009 Components One World Championship

  • Hollywood star Keanu Reeves will host a Components One documentary on Disney+
  • The collection will cowl Jenson Button’s inconceivable World Championship win
  • 2009 season noticed Brawn GP win the Constructors’ title of their debut season in F1

Hollywood star Keanu Reeves has revealed that he’s at the moment engaged on a documentary that may chronicle Brawn GP’s unlikely triumph within the 2009 Components One World Championship.

The John Wick star has lengthy been a fan of the game, and was noticed attending the British Grand Prix at Silverstone in July.

Reeves will function the host of a as-yet-untitled docu collection set to be aired on the Disney+ streaming platform that may cowl the season that noticed Jenson Button earn his sole World Drivers Championship.

Keanu Reeves will host a documentary series chronicling Brawn GP's unlikely 2009 F1 world title win

Keanu Reeves will host a documentary collection chronicling Brawn GP’s unlikely 2009 F1 world title win

Talking to The Solar, Reeves defined that the collection will present an in-depth take a look at the circumstances that led to Ross Brawn’s hastily-arranged group profitable the title in its solely 12 months of competitors.

‘You will know the circumstances that went into that season. The monetary disaster. Our story is about Honda withdrawing from F1 and Ross Brawn who had joined Honda a 12 months and a half earlier.

‘There have been redundancies. They did not have numerous funds. They turned an unbiased group. How did they race a world championship? It is actually a folks story. It is about ardour.

Button clinched the Drivers Championship in the penultimate race of the season

Button clinched the Drivers Championship within the penultimate race of the season

‘I feel a few of themes and home windows that we’re taking folks into with this story, whether or not you are a race fan or should you identical to watching a human story and the wrestle to beat, hopefully it’s going to serve that up.’

As a part of the filming of the collection, Button donned the Brawn GP race swimsuit that he had made historical past in 13 years in the past. 

‘It nonetheless match. Jenson was very beneficiant together with his time and together with his ideas.

‘He shared a narrative with us and the affect that had on him. The way it drove him.’ Reeves added.

The 42-year-old professed that he continues to reminisce about his unlikely success to this day

The 42-year-old professed that he continues to reminisce about his unlikely success to today

By beating Sebastian Vettel to the title in 2009, Button turned the tenth Brit to win the championship, and defined that the reminiscences of his victory of his victory nonetheless dwell with him to today.

‘What I really like about that is how in-depth these guys have gone and the way a lot they know concerning the venture and that thrilling 12 months.

‘It is 13 years in the past. I take into consideration profitable the world championship very often.’

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